2018 Speakers
Christine Cikowski
Honey Butter Fried Chicken

At Honey Butter Fried Chicken in Chicago’s Avondale neighborhood, Christine Cikowski serves a menu mindful of just how comforting food can be, especially when made with high-quality ingredients...MORE

Rohini Dey

A leading restaurateur, proponent of Indian cuisine with her unique Latin twist across Vermilion Chicago and NYC, an avid supporter of women – former World Bank economist and...MORE

Beverly Kim

After twenty years of working in kitchens, Beverly Kim finally opened her own restaurant with her husband Johnny in the Avondale neighborhood of Chicago. They have been James Beard nominees for Best Chefs Great Lakes 2017...MORE

Katherine Miller
James Beard Foundation

Katherine Miller is Vice President of Impact at the James Beard Foundation where she leads a team dedicated to engaging the culinary community in the ongoing process of creating a sustainable food system for all...MORE

Jared Rouben
Moody Tongue Brewing Company

Jared Rouben, President and Brewmaster of Moody Tongue Brewing Company, launched the culinary brewery in the Pilsen neighborhood of Chicago...MORE


Millennium Park   |   Sept 27 - 29, 2019