WASHINGTON – United States Trade Representative Katherine Tai will travel to Chicago, Illinois from February 6-7, 2024.
On February 6, Ambassador Tai will tour HIRE360’s new job training and business development center and participate in a roundtable discussion with apprentices, organized labor, contractors, and industry leaders. This roundtable is closed press.
In the evening, Ambassador Tai will participate in a fireside chat titled, “Free Trade in the Balance: A Discussion with US Trade Representative Katherine Tai,” moderated by journalist and Vanity Fair contributor, Bethany McLean at the University of Chicago Institute of Politics. This event is open press and will be livestreamed via the University of Chicago Institute of Politics YouTube channel. Press interested in attending should register their interest at firstname.lastname@example.org.
TIME: 5:30 pm CT
LOCATION: University of Chicago
Green Room, Ida Noyes Cloister Club
1212 E. 59th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637
On February 7, Ambassador Tai will participate in a small business roundtable discussion with small business owners. This meeting is open press for opening remarks. The roundtable discussion is closed press. Press interested in attending should register their interest at email@example.com.
TIME: 9:30 am CT
LOCATION: Ralph H. Metcalfe Federal Building
77 W. Jackson Boulevard
Chicago, Illinois 60604