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New Food Revolution

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Wed, Nov 5 2014 - 6:00pm

Karen Ross, California Secretary of Food and Agriculture; Former Deputy U.S. Secretary of Agriculture 
Jonathan Foley, Executive Director, California Academy of Sciences 
Helene York, Director, Responsible Business, Google Global Accounts, Bon Appetit Management Company Read more »

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Waterfront Walk

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Wed, Nov 5 2014 - 1:45pm

Join Rick Evans for his new walking tour exploring the historic sites of the waterfront neighborhood that surrounds the location of the future Commonwealth Club headquarters. Hear the dynamic stories of the entrepreneurs, controversial artists and labor organizers who created this recently revitalized neighborhood. This two-hour tour will give you a lively overview of the historic significance of this neighborhood and a close look at the ongoing development.

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Adam Michnik, Polish Activist and Journalist

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Tue, Nov 4 2014 - 6:00pm

Adam Michnik, Polish Activist; Editor-in-Chief, Gazeta Wyborcza, Author, The Trouble with History: Morality, Revolution, and Counterrevolution

The Trouble with Democracy After Communism Read more »

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Chef Marcus Samuelsson: Recipes to Cook at Home

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Mon, Nov 3 2014 - 6:30pm

Marcus Samuelsson, Chef; Author, Marcus Off Duty: The Recipes I Cook at Home
In conversation with Nikki Silvestri, Former Executive Director, Green for All Read more »

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Week to Week Political Roundtable and Member Social 11/3/14

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Mon, Nov 3 2014 - 12:00pm

Debra J. Saunders, Columnist, San Francisco Chronicle; "Token Conservative" Blogger, SFGate.com; Twitter @debrajsaunders
Tammy Frisby, Ph.D., Research Fellow, Hoover Institution; Lecturer, Department of Political Science, Stanford University Read more »

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Marissa Mayer in Conversation with Marc Benioff - A Visionary Award Event

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Thu, Oct 30 2014 - 7:15pm

Marissa Mayer, President and CEO, Yahoo 
In conversation with Marc Benioff, Chairman and CEO, salesforce.com Read more »

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Keystone and Beyond

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Thu, Oct 30 2014 - 6:00pm

David Baker, Energy Reporter, San Francisco Chronicle 
John Cushman, Author, Keystone & Beyond; Former Reporter, The New York Times
Dan Matross, Trade Commissioner on Science and Sustainable Technologies, Consulate General of Canada Read more »

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San Francisco’s Prop E: Pros and Cons of the Soda Tax

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Thu, Oct 30 2014 - 12:00pm

Scott Wiener, San Francisco Supervisor; Proponent of Proposition E
Starchild, Outreach Director, Libertarian Party of San Francisco; Opponent of Proposition E
Robert Lustig, M.D., Pediatric Endocriniologist; Board President, Institute for Responsible Nutrition
Lisa Aliferis, Health Editor, KQED - Moderator
Additional Panelists TBA Read more »

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Eric Metaxas: Do you Believe in Miracles?

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Wed, Oct 29 2014 - 6:00pm

Eric Metaxas, Lecturer, King’s College; Author, Bonhoeffer and Miracles: What They Are, Why They Happen, and How They Can Change Your Life
In conversation with Scot Sherman, Executive Director, Newbigin House of Studies; Teaching Pastor, City Church Read more »

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Chasing Water

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Tue, Oct 28 2014 - 6:00pm

Brian Richter, Chief Water Scientist, The Nature Conservancy; Author, Chasing Water: A Guide for Moving from Scarcity to Sustainability
Peter Gleick, President, Co-Founder, The Pacific Institute; Author, Bottled and Sold
Brooke Barton, Director, Water Program, Ceres Read more »

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