Are you new to the Club? Just want to explore and check it out? Come take a peek, meet other members and staff and learn about all The Commonwealth Club offers. Experience firsthand how The Commonwealth Club has become the nation’s leading public forum. Bring a friend and explore the Club together!Read more »
Bill Richardson, Former Governor of New Mexico; Author, How to Sweet Talk a Shark: Strategies and Stories from a Master Negotiator; Twitter @GovRichardson
In conversation with Jennifer Granholm, Former Governor of Michigan; Twitter @JenGranholmRead more »
Marion Nestle, Professor, Department of Nutrition, Food Studies and Public Health, New York University; Author, Food Politics and Eat Drink Vote
In conversation with Narsai David, Food and Wine Editor, KCBS Radio
A renowned expert in the politics that impact what we consume, Marion Nestle will discuss pressing food issues including genetic modification among others. She will also reveal how we can fight for the best food products in the marketplace. Read more »
Join another Commonwealth Club Neighborhood Adventure! Explore vibrant North Beach with Rick Evans during a two-hour walk through this neighborhood with a colorful past, where food, culture, history and unexpected views all intersect in an Italian “urban village.” In addition to learning about Beat generation hangouts, you’ll discover authentic Italian cathedrals and coffee shops.
Explore San Francisco’s Financial District with historian Rick Evans and learn the history and stories behind some of our city’s remarkable structures, streets, and public squares. Hear about the famous architects that influenced the building of San Francisco after the 1906 Earthquake. Discover hard-to-find rooftop gardens, Art Deco lobbies, unique open spaces, and historic landmarks. This is a tour for locals, with hidden gems you can only find on foot!
This program is postponed until the evening of December 16. For details, click here.
Melissa Griffin, Contributor, KPIX-TV and San Francisco Magazine; Attorney; Twitter @melgriffincaen Robin Wilkey, Editor, Huffington Post San Francisco; Twitter @HuffPostSF Additional panelists TBARead more »
David Kelley, Founder, IDEO; Co-author, Creative Confidence: Unleashing the Creative Potential Within Us All Tom Kelley, Partner, IDEO; Co-author, Creative Confidence: Unleashing the Creative Potential Within Us All
In conversation with Robert Sutton, Professor, Stanford University; Author, Scaling Up ExcellenceRead more »