Richard M. Daley, former Mayor of the City of Chicago

CHICAGO, IL -- Each year, NeoCon brings the brightest minds and industry innovators for its keynote presentations and this year’s show, to be held June 11 to 13 at Chicago’s Merchandise Mart, is no exception. Show organizers say they have lined up four “incredible and informative” keynote speakers including Richard M. Daley, former Mayor of the City of Chicago, Primo Orpilla, Principal of Studio O+A, Gary Lee, Principal of Gary Lee Partners, and Ian Schrager of Ian Schrager Company. Keynote programs are free to attend, open to trade professionals only, and merit 0.1 CEU credit.

”Continuing education and professional development have always been an integral component of NeoCon. This year’s conference schedule includes 120 CEU-accredited seminars and industry association forums, giving trade professionals the opportunity to discover the newest trends and products from some of the top-names in the industry,” say NeoCon organizers.

For more information, a complete listing of tours, seminars, association forums and special events,