The Halo Awards is a first-of-its-kind Grammy-style event and fundraiser to honor and celebrate Chicago's “heroes of medicine” for their tireless efforts to turn their research into treatments that help people live better lives. This is not your typical award show.
At the Halo Awards, the scientist is celebrity.
100% of ticket proceeds support research being conducted by the three award recipients.
5 - 6pm: Cocktail Reception
Complimentary hor d’oeuvres and libations from local food artisans and craft beer specialists
6 - 7:30pm: Main Event
Honoring three “Heroes of Medicine;”
Celebrity host, special guests and live performances
8 - 11pm: Post-Show Party
Featuring medicinal-themed cocktails and one of Chicago's most beloved DJs
Three scientists from Chicago-area universities and research institutions will be honored for their steadfast efforts to advance their research across the so-called valley of death in medicine.
Nomination requests were sent to:
Nominate a Scientist
Submit your nomination for a scientist
Exec Producer, Chicago Ideas
Co-Founder, Aptitude 8
CEO, Remote Year
Andrew 'Finnigan' Hart
Director, C-4 Analytics
Thank you to our Chicago leaders for making this event possible
Corp Dev/Innovation, Astellas
Desiree Vargas Wrigley
CEO, Packed with Purpose
Alya Adamany Wood
Exec Director, ChicagoNEXT
Attorney at Law
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