Meeting Schedule

All speakers and venues are subject to change

September 20, 2017

Mrs. Murphy and Sons Irish Bistro

“Lead Issues in Chicago”

Cortland (Cort) Lohff, MD, MPH

Chicago Department of Public Health  Download the Presentation here:  CDPH Lead Issues 09-20-17


November 15, 2017

Quartino Ristorante

MWRD Update and Current Projects in the District

Download the Presentation here: 2017-11-15 MWRD-IWD Update Slides

Thomas Kunetz and Michael Goldrich,  MWRD


Presentation of the 2017 Distinguished Environmental Professional

Award to Dr. Thomas Granato (MWRD, Retired)


January 17, 2018

Athena in Greektown

Invited to speak is Jeff Chou, Mars Wrigley Confectionery

“Sustainability Initiatives at the Mars Wrigley Confectionery Production Plant”


February 21, 2018

Ditka’s in Oak Brook

IWWSG / IWEA Joint Pretreatment Meeting

Invited to Speak is Gerald (Gerry) Karr, Supervising Attorney

for the Environmental Bureau/Chicago, Illinois Attorney General’s Office

Download the Presentation here: 2018-02-21 IWWSG/IWEA Attorney General


March 14, 2018

Erie Café in Chicago

“Clean Energy Solutions – Good for Economic Development and Our Environment”

Howard Learner, President & Executive Director

Environmental Law & Policy Center

Download the Presentation here: 2018-03-14 Howard Learner Presentation


May 16, 2018

Tour of Gelita USA in Calumet City, IL

Joint Meeting with the CAIC

Dinner Meeting following the tour at

Steve’s Lounge, Hegewisch, IL