(Feb. 15) Former Vice President Al Gore is scheduled to deliver the keynote address at this year’s All Things Organic conference and trade show, to be held May 5-8 at Chicago’s McCormick Place.

The All Things Organic show, hosted by the Greenfield, Mass.-based Organic Trade Association, is held simultaneously with the Washington D.C.-based United Fresh Produce Association’s annual expo and three other food industry shows.

Gore will discuss issues related to the environment and technology that are reshaping everyday life and business, according to an All Things Organic news release.

Tickets are required to attend the address. For more information on ticket availability, visit www.organicexpo.com.