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Community of Organization Development in Chicagoland

About Us

CODIC is an organization dedicated to the exploration, development and dissemination of organization development (OD) knowledge, information and wisdom.

CODIC is a forum for interactions among a broad base of constituencies including: Internal and external OD consultants, OD practitioners, HR professionals, OD researchers and academicians, students of OD, users of OD services and others interested in learning more about OD philosophy and practices.

CODIC is based at Benedictine University in Lisle, Illinois.


Our Vision

To be an evolving center of excellence for Organization Development (OD) learning, practice and renewal.

CODIC Programs for 2014-2015 – Join in the learning!


  • September 13: Establishing an Innovative Internal Consulting Practice

  • November 8:  State-of-the-Art Survey Design Techniques

  • January 10: High-Performance Teams and Change

  • March 14: SOAR Methodology and Apply an Appreciative Inquiry Approach to Personal Branding

  • May 2: What They Don’t Teach You in Graduate School: How to Start, Build and Maintain a Successful Internal or External Consulting Practice

     Announcement - Benedictine University presents

                Spring 2015 Contemporary Trends in OD Lecture Series

                           with Presenters - Dick and Emily Axelrod

           Let's Stop Meeting Like This: Tools To Save
                         Time and Get More Done

                                               Date: Saturday, April 18, 2015

                                                     Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

                                       Admission is Free. Registration is Required.

                                                          RSVP to BU


        Announcement - The Chicago Alliance Event

                            Thursday, April 30, 2015 6:30-8:30 pm

             Metropolitan Club, 233 S Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60606


You are invited to attend the Inaugural Networking event for the Chicago Alliance

To download flyer: http://bit.ly/mta15flyer

Sign up now for early bird special $20 until April 23rd.

Program details and registration http://MeetTheAlliance.EventBrite.com


    Join CODIC group on LinkedIn.


Interested in presenting at an upcoming  CODIC OD Learning & Practice Symposium?

Send an email to programs@codic.us