CURRENT SCHEDULE

Date Speaker City Time Venue
Feb 20th, 2017 Arthur Brooks * Grand Rapids 12:00pm International Ballroom, JW Marriott
DETAILS:   PRESIDENT, American Enterprise Institute Purchase Here
Mar 6th, 2017 Tom Ricketts * Grand Rapids 12:00pm International Ballroom, JW Marriott
DETAILS:   CHAIRMAN, Chicago Cubs – 2016 World Champions Chicago Cubs. This meeting is for members only. No guests permitted due to the anticipated popularity of the event. Purchase Here
Mar 20th, 2017 Focus Grand Rapids Grand Rapids 12:00pm International Ballroom, JW Marriott
DETAILS:   GRAND RAPIDS: Mayor ROSALYN BLISS | Right Place President, BIRGIT KLOHS | GR Public Schools Superintendent, TERESA WEATHERALL NEAL - Join these Grand Rapids leaders for a Panel Discussion moderated by MARY KRAMER, former publisher of Crain’s Detroit Business on the outlook along with the challenges to come of our great city.
Apr 17th, 2017 Essay Contest SPONSORSHIP*-Click here to see Donor List Grand Rapids 12:00pm International Ballroom, JW Marriott
DETAILS:   Click “BUY TICKETS” to support at the appropriate level: ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ $100.00 – $250.00 – $500.00 For details on this contest for high school students see “Essay Contest” under the “Community Involvement” tab above Purchase Here
Apr 17th, 2017 Speaker TBD Grand Rapids 12:00pm International Ballroom, JW Marriott
DETAILS:   Essay Contest Luncheon
May 8th, 2017 James Trainor Grand Rapids 12:00pm International Ballroom, JW Marriott
DETAILS:   CYBER SECURITY, Aon

* Please click on the speaker/meeting name above for more details ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Luncheon pricing: Members – $30 and Guests – $37

 Current Season Luncheon Speakers and Upcoming Dates: 

2016
September 12 – Karl Rove – Political Expert
September 26 – Alec Ross – NY Times Best-Seller
October 3 – Karl ZinsmeiseterPhilanthropy Roundtable
October 17 – Adam Kramer – Switch
October 24 – Mark Hollis, MSU and Warde Manuel, U of M
November 7 – Andy BushBrexit Expert
November 21- Bill Hybels – Global Leadership Summit
December 5 – John KaatzCSL International
January 9 – Alan Beaulieu - ITR Economics
January 23 - Jacques Panis -  Shinola
February 7- Matt Stinchcomb -  Etsy

 

2017 **
February 20
March 6 and 20
April 17
May 8 and 22

** All remaining dates subject to change.