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Monday, November 17, 2014

Time: 11:30am (Reception) – 12:00pm-1:30pm (Luncheon Program)

Keynote Speaker: Ember Reichgott Junge

Former Minnesota State Senator

Topic: The Changing Landscape of Public Education:  Innovative Trends and Breakthroughs

Ms. Junge will talk about innovative strategies she has observed in K-12 public charter and district schools, including personalized  learning, teacher professional partnerships and teacher-led schools, and breakthroughs in areas like technology and parental engagement.

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Henry S. BienenPresident Emeritus, Northwestern University

Topic: A Present and Future Look at U.S. Education Policy and Reform
Location: The Four Seasons Hotel Chicago, Lakeview room, 120 E Delaware Pl, Chicago, IL 60611


Monday, March 3, 2014

Time: 12:00pm – 1:30pm


Topic: Finnish and Korean education system for K-15 and best practices.

Location: The Four Seasons Hotel Chicago, Lakeview room, 120 E Delaware Pl, Chicago, IL 60611


Olavi Göös

Mr. Olavi Göös, 

Honorary Consul of Finland in Chicago



Eun Yi JeongMs. Eun Yi Jeong


Korean Education Center

Korean Consulate General in Chicago



Kemi Jona keynote speaker at Concept Schools luncheon event -Concept TalksKeynote Speaker: Dr. Kemi Jona, Director, Office of STEM Education Partnerships (OSEP), Northwestern University

Topic: STEM Education: How to Make it Meaningful, Experiential and Embedded in Curriculum

Date: Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Location: The Four Seasons Hotel Chicago, 120 E Delaware Pl, Chicago, IL 60611 




Nivine Megahed - Concept TalksDr. Nivine Megahed is the keynote speaker of the first discussion series of Concept Talks 

KeynotSpeaker: Dr. Nivine MegahedPresident, National Louis University

Topic: 21st Century Education – Keeping up with the change in today’s classrooms

Location: The Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel Chicago. 

Date & Time: Wednesday, May 29, 2013, 12:00pm