Schneider Invites Public to Join “E3 Summit” on Economy, Environment, and Education with Local Experts

April 3, 2018
Press Release

On Saturday, April 14, Congressman Brad Schneider will host a public symposium at the Chicago Botanic Garden to discuss the future of our economy, environment, and education with thought leaders and experts from across Illinois’s Tenth District.

Members of the public are invited to attend and join the community conversation on issues and solutions facing our community including preparing young people for the jobs of the 21st Century, protecting the environment of the Great Lakes, and expanding access to pre-kindergarten education. Attendees may RSVP online for one, two, or all three panels.

Free parking will be available to all summit attendees.

10:00 am – 11:00 am
Economy: Preparing Our Youth For 21st Century Jobs

Panelists from: Lake County High Schools Technology Campus, Chicago Botanic Garden’s Windy City Harvest, Schultes Precision Manufacturing, GF Machining Solutions, and Hydraforce

11:45 am – 12:45 pm
Environment: Protecting & Preserving the Great Lakes

Panelists from: GEI Consultants, Illinois Department of Natural Resources, Sierra Club, and Alliance for the Great Lakes

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Education: Expanding Access to Pre-K

Panelists from: United Way of Lake County, Round Lake Area B.E.S.T. Coalition, Steans Family Foundation


Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10)

Local experts and thought leaders

Members of the public


Tenth District “E3 Summit” on Economy, Environment, and Education


Saturday, April 14, 2018
10:00am – 2:30pm


Chicago Botanic Garden
Alsdorf Auditorium, Regenstein Center
1000 Lake Cook Rd, Glencoe, IL, 60022