CHICAGO/NOV. 10The Chicago American Marketing Association presents a program on “Communication Survival Tips for the New Millennium.” To register, call (630) 469-2581, or visit www.chicagoama.org.

CHICAGO/NOV. 10The Chicago Association of Direct Marketing co-sponsors “Direct Marketing Best Practices 1999,” beginning at 8 a.m. at the Inland Meeting & Expo Center in Westmont, Ill. For info, call (312) 670-2236.

CHICAGO/NOV. 15The Chicago chapter of the Business Marketing Association pays homage to its Best of Division Pro-Comm winners, with a discussion of marketing strategies by Stephen Straight, president of Straight Marketing International. The event is at Harry Caray’s. For info, call (847) 256-3883.