Past Speakers

Shaping the Future of Manufacturing in Oregon – June 19th

Shaping the Future of Manufacturing in Oregon – June 19th

Date/Time: Tuesday June 19th, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR The Oregon Manufacturing Innovation Center (OMIC) is a collaborative environment bringing together industry, higher education, and government in partnership to develop new tools, techniques, and technologies to address near-term manufacturing challenges through applied research and advanced technical training. *** Senator Betsy Johnson (D-Scappoose) is serving her third term in the Oregon Senate. She joined the Senate after being appointed to fill...

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Creating Community for All Ages – June 12th

Creating Community for All Ages – June 12th

Date/Time: Tuesday June 12th, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR Research demonstrates that participating in arts activities improves the health and quality of life of older people. Connecting across generations helps older adults become involved with younger people in their communities as mentors, sages, and neighbors. Tim’s organization, EngAGE changes lives by transforming affordable senior and multi-generational apartment communities into vibrant centers of learning, wellness, and creativity. He will talk...

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The Simplicitea of Wellness – June 5th

The Simplicitea of Wellness – June 5th

Date/Time: Tuesday June 5th, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR Marguex Gala is co-owner of Tea Hunter Company, a local tea company. Gala is a graduace of Willamette University with degrees in Biology and Chemistry. Beyond tea making, she is a science teacher and works to find a cure for Alzheimers disease. Gala will be presenting on loose-leaf tea brewing and her business. Register...

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Spring Business Exchange – May 29th

Spring Business Exchange – May 29th

Date/Time: Tuesday May 29th, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Register Now Location: Various Locations Sign-ups for our Spring Business Exchange on May 29th are now open. This year we've got a great line up, including: Beneficial State Bank - Beneficial State Bank believes money should serve people, not the other way around. Banks can, and must, build prosperity in all our communities, especially those that are underserved, in an economically and environmentally sustainable manner. Beneficial State Bank is a for-profit, FDIC-insured, and Foundation-owned bank showing...

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The Juvenile Brain – May 22nd

The Juvenile Brain – May 22nd

Date/Time: Tuesday May 22nd, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR Dr. Pinter received his medical degree from UCLA and completed residency in pediatrics at the University of Washington and at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He then completed a pediatric neurology residency at Boston Children's Hospital/Harvard-Longwood neurological training program. After post-doctoral research fellowships at UCSF and Stanford, he worked at Children's Hospital in Seattle and...

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FACT Oregon – May 15th

FACT Oregon – May 15th

Date/Time: Tuesday May 15th, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR Caitlin Shockley is FACT Oregon's Education and Community Director, and has been with the organization for four years. She is a graduate of Western Oregon University and is passionate about literature, music, Disney, and family. Caitlin's proudest role is that of parent to two fantastic kids, Ramona and Ezra. Ramona experiences disability, and brought Caitlin to her current advocacy work. She's...

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