Leading for Change Lunch Lecture with Lauren Bacon and Jason Mogus

Event Details

Date & Time November 9, 2010, 3:00pm – 4:30pm
Location UBC Robson Square
Vancouver, BC
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Contact UBC Continuing Studies :: 604.822.1444
Website http://www.hollyhock.ca/cms/lectureseries.html

Brought to you by Hollyhock and UBC Continuing Studies. Generously sponsored by Vancity.

Want to make a difference but don’t know how? Year three of this Vancouver lecture series features four leaders who are using creative thinking and courage to create positive change in the world. Explore the tactics, creativity, pitfalls, and challenges of what it takes to create change. In a potent mix of storytelling and skill sharing, these leaders will reveal their personal struggles and the leadership lessons that have made all the difference. Come away with information, insights and inspiration to make change in your community and beyond.

November 9th
Lauren Bacon & Jason Mogus 
Are You Web Ready? Key Learnings in Working Online for Change.

The internet is a powerful network that's creating a fundamental shift in the way organizations work, connect, engage and effect change. What qualities and skills does your organization need to make a bigger impact within this landscape? How can you achieve your mission by catalyzing the necessary shift towards openness, collaboration and innovation? Learn the frontline and behind-the-scenes strategies of highly successful organizations and people-powered campaigns. This is an open forum where you will be exposed to the newest models and strategies for world-changing groups. Get 'web ready' with two veteran leaders.

Lauren Bacon is a partner at Raised Eyebrow Web Studio. Lauren’s work can be seen amongst some of the premier websites in the non-profit, government, and progressive business communities. www.raisedeyebrow.com. Jason Mogus is the CEO of Communicopia, a digital agency that helps local and global social change organizations become more open, collaborative, and citizen-driven by deeply embracing the web.  www.communicopia.com

LUNCHTIME (12:00 – 1:30 pm) Organic coffee and tea provided.
Per lecture: $15/$12 for non-profits, seniors & students; 10% discount for signing up for more than one lecture.