2017 CONFERENCE: EVOKE PRESENCE

April 1, 2017

The Music Center @ Columbia College Chicago

11:00 AM to 6:00 PM


Session 1

Internal Presence

My Friend Vel

Spoken word poetry

 

Peter Kim

Stand Up With Comedy: Evoking Your Power Through Vulnerability

 

Previously recorded talk

Zak Ebrahim

I am the son of a terrorist. Here’s how I chose peace.

 

Stephen Asma

Creative Improvisation and the Self

 

Kacy Johnson

Uncovering True Beauty, One Portrait at a Time

Session 2

Shine Your Own Light

Jim Bachor

Immortality is a Team Effort

 

Previously recorded talk

John Legend

"Redemption Song"

 

MJSC

Dance Group

 

Jocelyn Delk Adams

Standing in Your Authenticity

 

Rich Alapack

Can we solve hard to talk about issues through public mantras?

Session 3

Helping Others' Lights Shine On

Volker rose

Picture This: A Love Story That Connected Art and Science

 

Previously recorded talk

David Brooks

Should you live for your résumé.. or your eulogy?

 

Sanjana kantayya

A Seat at the Table

 

Sam Trump

Musician

 

indira johnson

The Power of Individual Action: How One Ripple Can Change the World

 

Louis Carr

The Necessity of Being Uncomfortable