ADVISORY: Secretary Perdue in Chicago TOMORROW

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ADVISORY: Secretary Perdue in Chicago TOMORROW

(Washington, D.C., June 25, 2018) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will be in Chicago, Illinois TOMORROW, Tuesday, June 26th. Secretary Perdue will give remarks at the United Fresh Produce Association Show’s Keynote Breakfast, participate in the Wall Street Journal Global Food Forum Luncheon, and participate in a roundtable discussion with the Chicago Board of Trade.

Secretary Perdue gives remarks at the United Fresh Produce Association Show’s Keynote Breakfast

WHAT: Secretary Perdue will give remarks at the United Fresh Produce Association Show’s Keynote Breakfast. The Secretary will then participate in a ribbon cutting ceremony for the expo floor. Secretary Perdue will hold a media availability at 10:50 a.m. CDT in the Smart Food Learning Center on the expo floor.

WHEN: TOMORROW, Tuesday, June 26th at 9:00 a.m. CDT

WHERE: McCormick Place, 2301 South King Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60616

Secretary Perdue is interviewed onstage at the Wall Street Journal and Pratt Industries Luncheon

WHAT: Secretary Perdue will participate in an onstage interview with Paul Gigot, Editor of the Wall Street Journal, followed by a brief onstage Q&A session.

WHEN: TOMORROW, Tuesday, June 26th at 12:00 p.m. CDT

WHERE: The Four Seasons Chicago, Grand Ballroom (8th floor), 900 North Michigan Shops, Chicago, Illinois 60611

Secretary Perdue participates in a roundtable discussion with the Chicago Board of Trade

WHAT: Secretary Perdue will participate in a roundtable discussion with the Chicago Board of Trade at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Headquarters.

WHEN: TOMORROW, Tuesday, June 26th at 3:00 p.m. CDT

WHERE: CME Group, 20 South Wacker Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60606

*NOTE: Media interested in attending must RSVP to press by TODAY, Monday, June 25th at 4:00 p.m. EDT.

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