The 2015 Midwest Region Gala Dinner was an inspiring evening honoring Richard S. Price, Chairman and CEO of Mesirow Financial. Notable speakers included Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Weizmann Institute President Prof. Daniel Zajfman. After a moving tribute by his son, Dinner Co-Chair Brian Price, Richard Price spoke about his passion for brain research. Watch the full program, which featured a panel with Weizmann neurobiologists Prof. Alon Chen, Prof. Nachum Ulanovsky, and Dr. Ofer Yizhar.

0:00 - Introduction
6:00 - Mayor Rahm Emanuel
10:10 - Dr. Marilyn Perlman, Dinner Co-Chair
13:40 - “Limitless” film
19:35 - HaMotzi
21:50 - Prof. Daniel Zajfman, President, Weizmann Institute of Science
32:10 - Weizmann Scientists panel discussion; Ilyce Glink, moderator
1:04:45 - 2015 Leadership Award Presentation; Richard Price, honoree
1:20:45 - Special Announcement: Richard & Linda Price Scholarship for Brain Research