Network. Engage. Learn.

Impact Networking hosts and attends events such as Impact Optimize throughout the year to provide education on our services, network with other business professionals and participate in community and sponsorship efforts.

Upcoming Events

Coffee with Impact: Remote Work Series

Episode 1: Collaboration From Anywhere 

Thursday, April 2nd @11:00 am CST 

Due to recent events, businesses all around the world are getting to grips with what it means to have a remote workforce.

Do you have the tools and capabilities at your disposal to ensure a smooth transition? This is the question many SMBs are currently asking themselves, and that’s what will be answered in this webinar, the first in a series exploring the best methods to prepare your remote workforce for success.

Hosted by Patrick Layton, Vice President of Managed IT Services, and Dan Alfaro, Managed IT Operations Manager.

In this webinar we will cover remote work and collaboration tools including virtual desktops, VPNs, productivity suites and collaboration tools.

Coffee with Impact: Remote Work Series

Episode 2: Business Continuity & BDR – An Executive Decision

Thursday, April 9th @11:00 am CST 

Hosted by Ray Santoro, Director of MIT Business Development and Erick Olea, Director of MIT Operations.

In this webinar we will discuss business continuity and the importance of defining a plan in the first place, and backup and disaster recovery as it relates to remote work. 

Coffee with Impact: Remote Work Series

Episode 3: Securing Remote Workers: Attacker & Defender Perspectives 

Thursday, April 16th @11:00 am CST 

Hosted by Jeff Leder, Director of MIT Security Services, Luke Donald, Cybersecurity Engineer and Eric Serrano, VCISO.

In this webinar our hosts will discuss today’s cyber threat landscape from the perspective of the attacker and the defender.  

Past Events

Impact Optimize 2019: Digital Transformation for Growing Companies
Navy Pier was filled with 1,000 professionals, thought leaders and more from across the Chicagoland area, with the goal of discussing all things digital transformation. The event is over, but you can still access highlights, resources, interviews and other day-of materials.

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#impactLIVE Webinar

Why Partner with an MSP for IT?

Hosted by Patrick Layton and Ray Santoro, Vice President and Director of Business Development for Impact’s Managed IT Services, this webinar will explore why so many growing companies turn to managed service providers (MSPs) to assess how they’re doing and serve as partners in managing their technical needs.

Frank DeGeorge presenting at Impact Optimize 2019

#impactLIVE Webinar

Digital Transformation Roadmap: Preparing for Success in a Modern Business Landscape
with Chief Technology Officer Frank DeGeorge

Learn more about digital transformation and how to keep your business competitive and agile.

Connect with Us

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Impact Optimize

A yearly summit connecting small, mid-market and enterprise-level businesses and professionals with thought leaders, strategies, demos and networking opportunities aimed to help them stay competitive and on top of industry trends.

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Technology Showcases

Open houses and exclusive suite nights that connect attendees with Impact specialists and offer a first-hand look at many of our services and solutions offerings, as well as demos of our technology.

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Recruiting Efforts

Events focused around connecting Impact and college students. We host annual competitions, attend outings and events at our partner schools and can be found at career fairs across the Midwest and West Coast during the school year.

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Industry Events

Networking opportunities that the Impact team sponsors and attends. These include events celebrating small businesses and outstanding individuals. Come visit our booths to learn more about Impact’s services!

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Sponsorship Experiences

Exclusive events and client experiences at VIP venues offered as part of Impact’s sports sponsorships and industry partnerships.

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Community Engagement

Everyday ways to give back. Our employees take pride in supporting the communities around them and giving back to those in need by volunteering their time and efforts throughout the year.

Events Gallery
Access pictures from our summits, client experiences, community projects and more.

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