Starting at 9:30 a.m. today, Monday, February 10, 2014, the Office of Campus Life will distribute discounted tickets to the Chicago Auto Show at the McCormick Place. Students should bring their identification card in order to receive one discounted ticket per person. Students must be currently enrolled at IIT, VanderCook or Shimer. These tickets were donated by alumnus William Lam (ME ’82, MAS BA ’88).
While at the Chicago Auto Show, show support for IIT students. The IIT Motorsports team is displaying its electric formula style-car in the South Hall (Booth 47) near the Subaru and Chevrolet exhibits. In addition, IIT student Nishanth Samala has launched his start-up company, Strados, which is an application plus a device that helps keep track of the health of a vehicle. To learn more, go to http://strados.co. The Strados booth is located in the Connected World exhibit near Mitsubishi. Pre-orders are being sold.