Rockford Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner
610 N Bell School Rd
Rockford, IL 61107
The Rockford Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Dinner is the biggest and best business event of the year. Join us for an evening of celebration, great food, an outstanding keynote speaker and prime networking opportunities.
*Rockford Chamber Members: Be sure to log-in for member pricing ($125). Need your username & password? Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 815.316.4337.
There is a war for your attention. With the advent of smartphones and digital tech, research shows employees have never been more distracted. Lack of focus costs you, your team, and your organization. We must become focus-wise! As our Annual Dinner Keynote Speaker, Curt Steinhorst will tackle the challenges we face in the digitally distracted, constantly connected workplace. He will reveal the nature and origins of distraction—and how we can we master it to become more productive than ever.
Meet our Keynote Speaker, Curt Steinhorst:
Curt Steinhorst is the bestselling author of Can I Have Your Attention? Inspiring Better Work Habits, Focusing Your Team, and Getting Stuff Done in the Constantly Connected Workplace. He is on a mission to rescue us from our distracted selves. Having spent years studying the impact of tech on human behavior, Curt founded Focuswise, a consultancy that equips organizations to overcome the distinct challenges of the constantly-connected workplace.
Diagnosed with ADD as a child, Curt knows intimately the challenges companies face in keeping the attention of today’s distracted workforce and customer. He has coached executives, TV personalities, and well-known professional athletes on how to effectively communicate and create focus when they speak to audiences, lead their employees, and engage their customers.
Curt’s unique insight and entertaining speaking style has captured the attention of audiences worldwide. He speaks more than seventy-five times a year to organizations that include everyone from global leadership associations and nonprofits to Fortune 100 companies.
Program of Events:
6:00pm | Dine
7:00pm | Listen & Engage
8:00pm | Farewell