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Design for America Summit 2019 Kick-Off: Communities for Sustainability

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Edelman Office, Aon Center

200 E Randolph St

#63

Chicago, IL 60601

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[OPEN TO THE PUBLIC]

Summit 2019 Kick-Off: Communities for Sustainability

Hosted by Edelman

Thursday, August 8, 5:30-8:30pm
Aon Center, 200 E Randolph St #63, Chicago, IL 60601

Sustainable: to maintain at a certain rate; to achieve a balance; to avoid depletion of resources. At this pivotal time of change, join Summit 2019 kickoff, Communities for Sustainability, an evening of lightning talks, group discussion, and networking. Hear multidisciplinary leaders share their personal stakes on where and how communities, sustainability, and design intersect within the workplace, and how these principles enliven their ability to create social impact.

Speakers include:

Dana Arnett, CEO, VSA Partners, Moderator

Michelle T. Boone, Chief Program and Civic Engagement Manager, Navy Pier

Courtney Miller, EVP Planning Director, Edelman

Kamilah Rashied, Donor Community Manager, City Bureau

Hugh Weber, Creative Council, Institute of Possibility


This event is open to the public, with light snacks and drinks available to the audience. Thank you to Edelman for sponsoring and hosting.



Want more DFA? Join us for the rest of Summit 2019, August 9th-11th:

DFA Summit: With(In) Communities

Since its founding in 2009, the Design for America Network has worked in hundreds of communities across the country. This year’s annual DFA Summit challenges participants to reflect on their role as social innovators and explore the possibilities of designing within communities. With thought-provoking keynotes, immersive design-sprint on climate-change, industry working sessions, and masterclasses across disciplines, participants are inspired to define, shape and grow their communities to make a difference.




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Edelman Office, Aon Center

200 E Randolph St

#63

Chicago, IL 60601

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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