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Summer Camp Session 1 (July 25-28th)

Chicago Summer Camp in Downtown (Drop off option in North Center).

  • Ended
  • 275 US dollars
  • The Merchandise Mart (222 West Merchandise Mart Plaze, Chicago, IL)

Service Description

We are holding one incredible tech camp week. July 25-28th Camp will expose students to the innovative startup ecosystem in Chicago. Visit tech office spaces such as The Chicago Connectory, 1871 located in The Merchanside Mart. Meet Industry leaders. Create an optional 2-min. pitch of your idea. FAQ: Where will the camp take place? The camp will be held at the Merchandise Mart in Downtown Chicago. Our “home base” will be the Chicago Connectory, a tech incubation space sponsored by Bosch. We will also be taking walking tours of other tech companies around the Merchandise Mart. What if I am unable to get my child to Merchandise Mart? We will have a drop-off and pick-up location in the North Center area near the Brown Line CTA. We will then as a group travel to the Merchandise Mart via the CTA Brown Line.  What will my child do at camp? Participants will boost their innovative thinking skills with a daily theme that all activities will center around.  Themes will include communication, creativity, collaboration, strategy, etc.  Activities will include challenges, company and building tours, speakers, and more!  Students will learn how to network and make new friends.​ Who will be supervising my child? Our team is comprised of certified educators along with our certified peer mentors. All staff are background checked. Will lunch be provided? Participants will be asked to bring their own lunches. We will have access to refrigerators at the Connectory to keep lunches cold. Can I pay for camp in installments?  Yes, we will require a $100 deposit at registration. The final $175 will be due June 30.

Cancellation Policy

If you need to reschedule after the cancellation deadline (1 hour before the start of each session), please email us at

Contact Details


The Chicago Connectory, Suite 570 222 West Merchandise Mart Plaza, Chicago, IL, USA