Meeting Schedule

All speakers and venues are subject to change 
Stay posted for updates!!

January 18, 2023 (Wednesday)

Creating a Circular Economy for Industrial Composting - Bridget Degnen - Cook County Commissioner
Goose Island Brewhouse 1800 N. Clybourn Ave, Chicago
5:00 PM Networking, 6:00 PM Dinner, 7-8 PM Presentation

February 15, 2023 (Wednesday)

Illinois Sustainable Technology Center Technical Assistance Program - Bill Auksel- ISTC Program Manager 
Chuck's Southern Comfort Cafe  8025 Cass Ave, Darien, IL
5:00 PM Networking, 6:00 PM Dinner, 7-8 PM Presentation

March 15, 2023 (Wednesday)

Industrial Site Tour
S&C Electric  6601 N Ridge Blvd, Chicago, IL  60626

Tour 3:00 PM 
Networking Dinner to follow location TBD

May 17, 2023 (Wednesday)

75th Anniversary Celebration on the Wendella Quilimette 
2 hour Cruise on the Chicago River
4:45 PM Boarding near the Wrigley Building
Appetizers and drinks provided on board
Topic:  Take Me to the River: Researching & Revitalizing Urban Freshwater Ecosystems with Shedd Aquarium
Speakers: Dr. Chuck Knapp, VP of Conservation Research, Lisa Junkin Lopez, VP of Learning & Community  

IWWSG's member Dick Lanyon has agreed to make himself available to answer any general questions related to the river.

June 26, 2023 (Monday)

First-ever, Golf Outing
Silver Lake Country Club in Orland Park, IL
Buffet Dinner
More details coming soon....

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