Quarterly Event – Chicago Loop (June 2018)

Many ministries need more business disciplines in their operations to move them towards growth and greater impact. You have those business disciplines. Your God-given expertise and experiences have prepared you to help our presenting ministries in significant ways. The mission of The Barnabas Group Chicago is to connect marketplace leaders to ministries needing particular business discipline support.

On Wednesday, June 13th, we will host our next quarterly meeting. Please join us at the Lyric Opera, from 7:30-10:30 am (note: breakfast will be served at 7:30 and the program will begin at 8:00).

We'll enjoy a light breakfast and networking from 7:30-8:00, followed by our keynote and ministry presentations until 10:30. Our speaker is Emily Harburg, PhD at Northwestern in Technology and Behavior.

Presenting Ministries: The Field SchoolSafe Families, and Breakthrough.

The Barnabas Group speaker Emily HarburgWe'll hear a talk from Emily Harburg, Director of Curriculum and Program Development, Emily is a fifth-year Ph.D. student in the technology and social behavior program at Northwestern University. Emily is interested in building online tools to improve motivation, collaboration, and self-efficacy. She received her B.S. in Social Anthropology and Psychology from Harvard University. Prior to doctoral studies, Emily worked for Walt Disney Imagineering in the Disney Research behavioral sciences team. She is also a cofounder of Youth Lead the Change, a global youth leadership organization that empowers youth to reach their full potential as leaders.

We've asked Emily to speak with us about what she's learned about people and organizations along her journey from Harvard to Disney, through startups, non-profits, and now in her doctoral studies at Northwestern. She's got great insight, you won't want to miss it!

Also, please take a moment to think of who you can invite to attend with you. Helping our community grow in this way is one of the greatest things you can do to further our mission.

If you are a ministry leader, or if you know a local ministry leader, who can benefit from an engagement with The Barnabas Group, please complete the application to become a presenting ministry, and reach out to our team if we can answer any questions.

RSVP today to join us for an engaging speaker, light breakfast, networking, and to have the opportunity to participate in a brainstorming session with your choice of presenter.

We look forward to seeing you soon.

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The Lyric Opera
20 N Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60606

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