Thinking Forward: Swap Ideas Day

Innovators who are in the early stage of their career will take the lead at this event. These presenters will share their ideas on what is needed to transform this world into a richer, more vibrant place and convey how they have put these ideas to work.

Lindsay Cray is Executive Director and Co-Founder of The Earthworks Institute, a local nonprofit that is developing new and innovative education-based initiatives that advocate for greater community and environmental sustainability in Rochester.

M. Andre Primus, Founder and Director of RocShare, an organization that serves to help encourage the growth of alternative economies in Rochester.

Cassidy Putney, whose passion for food evolved into a passion for zero waste, is actively involved in sustainability and environmental action.

Susan Spencer, Ph.D., is President and Founder of ROCSPOT, committed to revitalizing Rochester through initiatives based on solar technology.

Benjamin Woelk, a specialist in creating greater communication and connection to place and people.

  • When: Thursday, September 10, 2015. Registration, networking, and light refreshments are from 5 to 5:30 p.m., the program runs from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., and program wrap-up runs from 7:30 to 8 p.m.
  • Where:  St. John Fisher College, 3690 East Avenue, Elaine Wilson Formal Lounge, Campus Center Rochester, NY 14618
  • More info: See Event Facebook Page. Advance registration online $25. Registration at the door $30.