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Downtown Futures Series - Get Outside!
Wed, June 7, 2017, 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM CDT
DOWNTOWN FUTURES SERIES - GET OUTSIDE!
Baby Boomers and Millennials are moving back to urban areas, but are expecting to keep their active outdoor lifestyles. Learn how outdoor amenities such as the Chicago Riverwalk and Maggie Daley Park give the city a competitive advantage in attracting and retaining residents, visitors, and businesses.
Chicago Loop Alliance Members receive free admission to the Downtown Futures Series. Email Sarah Morse, Membership Relations & Event Manager, for your member promotional code.
ABOUT KEYNOTE SPEAKER: CAILIN O’BRIEN-FENNEY
Cailin joined the Outdoor Industry Association in August of 2015 to start a new program engaging the outdoor industry in state and local recreation advocacy. Previously he was the Policy Director at Winter Wildlands Alliance, worked on a range of recreation-conservation issues with Outdoor Alliance and ran the Idaho Outdoor Business Council. Prior to working "for the outdoors", he worked in the outdoors – spending the better part of a decade as an outdoor educator and guide across the West. He holds a master’s degree in Natural Resource Management from University of Idaho and a bachelor’s in environmental studies from Lewis & Clark College. He currently lives in Boulder, Colorado.