About 2,000 investment industry folks flocked to the 2014 Morningstar Investment Conference in Chicago this week, eager to network and hear some of the brightest minds in the industry speak.

But networking was not limited to face-to-face during the massive three-day event, as hundreds flocked to Twitter and other forms of social media to share conference happenings. 


 

We rounded up a selection of the top tweets from Morningstar 2014 by tracking the conference-branded hashtag #MICUS. We started with early arrivals and followed the event through to Friday's closing.

While some experienced a rocky arrival due to inclement weather, conference attendees eventually arrived in Illinois as the Morningstar Investment Conference began: