Summer Tech Camp

Chicago 2023    June 19-22nd 

Chicago Summer Camp

Teen Innovators Summer Camp!  For 5-9th graders!

Location: The Chicago Connectory 222 West Merchandise Mart Plaze, Suite 570, Chicago, IL easy drop off on street level OR access from the CTA Merchandise Mart Stop

Hours:    10 am to 2 pm 

Cost:       $275 (scholarships available)


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.

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. 

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.

Our team is comprised of certified educators along with our certified peer mentors. All staff are background checked.

Participants will be asked to bring their own lunches. We will have access to refrigerators at the Connectory to keep lunches cold.

Yes, we will require a $100 deposit at registration. The final $175 will be due May  30.

What to Expect:

Camp will increase innovative thinking through…
Activities, Challenges, Problem Solving, and Collaboration
Boost Leadership and Life Skills Tours of Chicago Technology Companies Speakers from Industry Leaders

and more…

'We believe that the opportunities provided by Teen Innovators greatly benefit the personal development and confidence of our students.'

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