City Club of Cleveland
December 16, 2014 Looking Back at the Year of Zero Waste12/16/14
A panel of local business and community leaders including Mel Kurtz, Founder and President, Quasar Energy Group; Nicole McGee, Founder, Plenty Underfoot and Collective Upcycle; and Nicole P. Schiro, Vice President, Brand Manager, PNC discuss their...
December 12, 2014 The Unfinished Business of Race
Reverend Otis Moss, Jr. and Reverend Joan Brown Campbell discuss race and racism in America, focusing specifically on what we as individuals can do to make a difference.
December 10, 2014 ARE OHIO CHARTER SCHOOLS IMPROVING?
Margaret Raymond, Ph.D., the Director of CREDO, the Center for Research on Education Outcomes, reveals the results of a new longitudinal study on the performance of students in Ohio charter schools.
December 5, 2014 WHY JAPAN STILL MATTERS
Kazuyuki Katayama, Ph.D., Consul General for Japan in Detroit, discusses the trade relationship between Ohio and Japan. Katayama places emphasizes the role of Japan as Ohio’s top foreign investor.
December 2, 2014 THE HAPPY DOG TAKES ON THE WORLD: GANG VIOLENCE IN...
Happy Dog takes on the world at this monthly series, featuring Brian Stefan-Szittai from the Inter-Religious Task Force and Milena Sterio, The Charles R. Emrick Jr. - Calfee Halter & Griswold Professor of Law at Cleveland State University's...
December 3, 2014 THE VOICE OF THE VATICAN: COVERING GLOBAL CATHOLICISM...
John L. Allen, Jr., specialist in coverage of the Vatican and the Catholic Church as associate editor at The Boston Globe and senior Vatican analyst for CNN, speaks about how to be smarter about evaluating the behavior of the Vatican, highlighting...
November 21, 2014 UNDERSTANDING OPERATION PROTECTIVE EDGE: THE GAZA...
Noura Erakat, Assistant Professor, New Century College at George Mason University and Co-Editor of Jadaliyya, places the crisis of the Gaza Strip into historical, political, and legal context. She examines the transformation of the Gaza Strip from...
November 19, 2014 PROVEN MODELS OF MUSIC FOR EDUCATIONAL GROWTH
Kimberly Meier-Sims, Director of the Sato Center for Suzuki Studies, member of the violin faculty of the Cleveland Institute of Music, and registered Violin Teacher Trainer through the Suzuki Association of the Americas; Stephen Sims, DMA, instructor...
November 18, 2014 HOW UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS AND THE CLEVELAND BROWNS ARE...
James Voos, M.D., Head Team Physician for the Cleveland Browns, discusses how the Cleveland Browns and University Hospitals are teaming up to change the way sports medicine is delivered, focusing on an athlete's total wellness.
November 14, 2014 CLEVELAND'S GROWING PAINS: FROM BALKANIZED TO...
Richey Piiparinen, newly appointed research fellow and head of the new Center for Population Dynamics at Cleveland State University's Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs, discusses the culture of the city of Cleveland and how Cleveland is...
November 10, 2014 Aging In America
Nancy LeaMond, Executive Vice President for AARP’s State & National Group, discusses how the aging of America has already started to reshape society, touching on the major challenges and opportunities that come with an older population.
November 7, 2014 HEALTHCARE DELIVERY: FROM VOLUME TO VALUE
An expert panel — featuring Alan Hirsh, M.D., Chief Medical Officer at UH Ahuja Medical Center; Alfred F. Connors, Jr., M.D., Chief Medical Officer at MetroHealth Medical System; Giesele Robinson Greene, M.D., Chief Medical Officer at Sisters of...
November 6, 2014 THE RESPONSIVE CITY: OPEN DATA AND THE FUTURE OF...
Susan Crawford,author of The Responsive City: Engaging Communities through Data Smart Governance, discusses how public officials, government staff and civic leaders can leverage new technologies and data platforms to fulfill the promise of effective...
November 5, 2014 YOUTH FORUM: THE POWER OF INNOVATION
In the first Youth Forum Council event of the 2014-2015 academic year, students from throughout Northeast Ohio are invited to hear a panel on entrepreneurship featuring Dan T. Moore, M. Lavora Perry and Morris Wheeler.
November 4, 2014 THE HAPPY DOG TAKES ON THE WORLD: HOW TO GET SMARTER...
Ivan Sigal, Executive Director of Global Voices, a volunteer community of more than 800 writers, analysts and online media experts, discusses how you can get smarter about the world with City Club CEO Dan Moulthrop in our monthly program at the Happy...
October 30, 2014 TREASURER OF OHIO Forum
Connie Pillich, the Democratic candidate for Treasurer of Ohio, explains her platform and qualifications for office. This conversation is occurred in lieu of a debate as Josh Mandel, the incumbent Treasurer of Ohio, declined to participate.
October 31, 2014 Turning The Tide On Sexual Assault
Katie Hanna, Executive Director of the Ohio Alliance to End Sexual Violence; Nickie J. Antonio, State Representative for Ohio House District 13; Andres Gonzalez, Chief of Police for Cuyahoga Metropolitan Housing Authority; and Sondra Miller, President...
October 27, 2014 INVESTING IN MIDWEST INNOVATION
Mark D. Kvamme, co-founder and partner of Drive Capital, in conversation with Michael E. Goldberg, Visiting Assistant Professor of Design and Innovation at Case Western Reserve University's Weatherhead School of Management, discusses the role and...
October 28, 2014 Ohio Secretary of State Debate
Kevin Knedler and Senator Nina Turner, two candidates for Ohio Secretary of State, explain their platforms and qualifications for office in a debate moderated by Henry J. Gomez, chief political reporter for Northeast Ohio Media Group. The incumbent...
October 24, 2014 Who Owns the Definition of Who You Are
Montel Williams is an Emmy Award winning television personality, former naval officer, inspirational speaker, author, advocate for patients worldwide, and co-founder of NeuroHabilitation Corporation. Williams discusses the mantra "Who owns the...
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More informationFeaturing The City Club of Cleveland's Friday Forum and other City Club events. Established to encourage new ideas and a free exchange of thought, this is the oldest continuous free speech forum in the country, renowned for its tradition of debate and discussion.
Each Forum is an hour long program. The program starts with a brief introduction followed by a 25-30 minute address by the speaker. Spirited, insightful and often challenging questions from the audience fill the final half hour of the program.