CHICAGO/Sept. 17A Chicago Ad Federation seminar, hosted by Publicis in Mid America and using Whirlpool as a case study, focuses on “The Ubiquitous Brand.” For info, call (847) 375-4728, or visit

CHICAGO/Sept. 19The National Sports Marketing Network hosts a panel discussion on “The Future of Sports Business in Chicago” at the ESPN Zone. For info, call Jennifer Karpf at(215) 829-0606.

ANN ARBOR/Sept. 19The Ann Arbor (Mich.) Ad Club hosts Robynne Raye, co-founder of Modern Dog Design in Seattle, at the Holiday Inn North Campus. For info, call (734) 332-9033, or visit

CHICAGO/Oct. 1The 4A’s Chicago Council Institute of Advanced Advertising Studies begins at Foote, Cone & Belding. For info, call Bob Linden at (212) 850-0750.

CHICAGO/Oct. 7The Broadcast Advertising Club of Chicago presents “Getting to Know Your Beer.” At noon at the Jenny Jones Studio in NBC Tower. For info,call the BAC at (708) 748-3330.

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