UIC Urban Forum

Speakers

2016 UIC Forum Speakers

Oscar Chacón, co-founder and Executive Director, Alianza Americas

George Crabtree, Director of the Joint Center for Energy Storage (JCESR) at Argonne National Laboratory

Héctor R. Cordero-Guzmán, Professor, School of Public and International Affairs Baruch College, City University of New York

James Heckman, Nobel Prize Economist and Professor, University of Chicago

Theresa E. Mintle, President and CEO, Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce

Pin Ni, President, Wanxiang-America

Sarah Karp, Reporter, WBEZ

Terry Mazany, President and CEO, The Chicago Community Trust

John McCarron, Columnist and Former Editorial Board Member, Chicago Tribune

Chip Mitchell, West Side Bureau Reporter, WBEZ

Clarence Page, American journalist, syndicated columnist, and senior member of The Chicago Tribune editorial board

Juan Salgado, President and CEO, Instituto del Progreso Latino

Julie Friedman Steele, Founder and CEO, The 3D Printer Experience

Beth Swanson, Vice President of Strategy and Programs, The Joyce Foundation

Nik Theodore, Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Research, Department of Urban Planning and Policy, UIC-INVITED


2016 Urban Forum White Paper Preparers

Nik Theodore, Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Research, Department of Urban Planning and Policy, UIC

Beth Gutelius, Ph.D., Consultant

Yolanda Xóchitl Bada Garcia, Associate Professor, Department of Latin American and Latino Studies, UIC

Gregory Larnell, Assistant Professor, Curriculum and Instruction, UIC

Laura Dresser, Associate Director, COWS, University of Wisconsin at Madison

Brad Harrington, Executive Director, Boston College Center for Work & Family

Twyla T. Blackmond Larnell, Loyola University Chicago

John Bragelman, UIC and Harold Washington College