Know Your Chicago Symposium


Buses depart from Clinton Street, just south of Madison at 8:30 a.m. and return by 3:15.

If you are driving your own vehicle, please reference the Valet Parking Map


9:00 a.m. Coffee
9:30 a.m. Program


The University of Chicago
Ida Noyes Hall
1212 East 59th Street


$85 (lunch included)
No Refunds available.
Registering for the Symposium is a requirement for tour registration. At the Symposium, information about tours that have not sold out will be available.


  • Welcome
    Pam Sheffield, Chair, Know your Chicago
    Dan Shannon, Dean, University of Chicago Graham School of Continuing Liberal and Professional Studies
  • Seeing is Believing: Is Cancer the Unsolvable Problem?  (Tour One)
    Thomas Meade, Eileen M. Foell Professor of Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Molecular & Cell Biology, Northwestern University
  • The Stolen and the Forged: Tales of Crime in the Art World  (Tour Two)
    Patty Gerstenblith, Distinguished Research Professor and Director, Center for Art, Museum and Cultural Heritage Law, DePaul University College of Law
  • Being Chinese-American (Tour Three)
    Sue Ling Gin, Founder and CEO, Flying Food Group
  • Why Architecture Matters: Chicago's Leading Role (Tour Four)
    Lynn Osmond, President and CEO, Chicago Architecture Foundation
  • UChicago and the Broader Chicago Community (Tour Five)
  • David Greene, Executive Vice President, University of Chicago


Wed, September 11, 2013
9:00AM to 3:15PM
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