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Steve Marcus - Marcus Corporation
08/22/17 12:00 PM

Tuesday Speakers Register

Memorial Hall

Steve Marcus will discuss the history of the Sculpture Milwaukee exhibition currently on display on Wisconsin Avenue from O'Donnell Park to Sixth St.  As the visionary behind the project, Steve will trace its history and discuss the challenges that needed to be addressed in the course of bringing this unique event to life. He will also describe its potential benefits for Milwaukee in general and specifically downtown and Wisconsin Ave. He will provide us with a virtual tour of the art and describe the organization that was developed to manage the program as well as lessons learned for the future. Steve Marcus is the CEO of The Marcus Corporation.

Reggie Moore - City of Milwaukee's Office of Violence Prevention
08/29/17 12:00 PM

Tuesday Speakers Register

Memorial Hall

Milwaukee has been labeled as one of America’s top 50 of places to live, yet it has also been ranked the sixth most dangerous city. At a time when gun violence remains at epidemic levels nationwide, Milwaukee is pursuing innovative, community-driven approaches for violence prevention. Join Reggie Moore, director of the City of Milwaukee Health Department’s Office of Violence Prevention, to preview the six goals that will make up a citywide action plan, Milwaukee’s “Blueprint for Peace.” Find out why violence is a public health issue, and what you can do to support efforts to make Milwaukee a safer and stronger city.  

Dennis Kois - Milwaukee Public Museum
09/05/17 12:00 PM

Tuesday Speakers Register

Memorial Hall

Join Milwaukee Public Museum (MPM) President Dennis Kois as he shares why moving MPM--Wisconsin's most-visited museum--to a new state-of-the-art facility is being discussed as critical not only to saving our public treasures but to ensuring Milwaukee's future.  How do you even move a museum, and what would the new exhibits, experiences and building be like?