Eastside Conversations

Loosely fashioned after the popular City Club Forum, these sessions provide the community with a unique luncheon program once a month, in which contemporary issues are discussed. Led by local university faculty and laypeople, this forum provides participants the opportunity to engage in meaningful questions and conversations.

Lecturer(s):
Chris Ronayne
October 15|noon-1:00 p.m. ET

Over the last 15 years, Chris Ronayne has developed a dynamic and ambitious agenda to leverage the institutional assets of University Circle’s anchor “Eds, Meds, and Arts” organizations and transform it into a vibrant, 24/7 mixed-use district.

Lecturer(s):
Doron Kalir
November 19|noon-1:00 p.m. ET

In Israel, no moment is a dull moment – something new is always happening, whether in national security or political realities, recent legislation proposals and key Supreme Court cases, changing coalitions and new governments. What do these events mean for people inside Israel?

Lecturer(s):
Mitchell Schneider
December 17|12-1 p.m. ET

Mitchell Schneider will share his thoughts about how the Pandemic has influenced our lifestyles and what impacts it may have on how and where we live, work and shop. Are these permanent changes or temporary and how will real estate be impacted?