News and Events from the Consulate General of Ireland
Featured News and Events
02 March 2020
Chicago Irish Film Festival opens with 'Guns and Rosaries' Feb 27 2020 to packed audience at Theater on the Lake, Chicago. Film directors, writers and actors from Ireland attended a pre-reception an the opening movie for the 3 day weekend Irish Film Festival throughout Chicagoland.
10 January 2020
Announcing the first '5th Friday' Networking Breakfast at the Consulate General of Ireland, Chicago. Opportunity to network with Irish, Irish American and Irish-interest business professionals. Learn about some of the work being done across a variety of sectors.
06 October 2019
Inaugural Great Pink Run took place in Chicago on October 5th in aid of Breast Cancer Research. Sonia O'Sullivan led the run, with staff of the Chicago Consulate. Collaboration between University of Chicago and Royal College of Surgeons Ireland.
14 August 2019
The American Chamber of Commerce Ireland partnered with Enterprise Ireland and Intersect Illinois to promote its support of Irish companies entering the US market. This event at the Irish Consulate in Chicago brought together industry leaders from Illinois and Ireland and launched a guide with a mentor team across the US.
10 July 2019
A business event with Consulate General of Ireland, Enterprise Ireland and the American Chamber of Commerce Ireland. Event will launch the new guide 'Ireland Invests in the US' along with a dedicated guide for Irish companies investing in Illinois. Events also taking place around the Midwest USA.