Newsviews: Chicago Ideas Week

CHICAGO (WLS) -- One event coming up in Chicago will bring together experts such as Martha Stewart, General David Petraeus, Common and Judy Smith - the real-life inspiration for the hit TV show "Scandal."

So what is it? Chicago Ideas Week, which runs Oct. 12-18. It features speakers and hands-on events covering topics such as politics, race, terrorism, leadership and more.

This event is open to anyone who wants to learn, be inspired and be a part of the conversation.

Joining us to talk more about Chicago Ideas Week is Jessica Malkin, executive director of Chicago Ideas Week.

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