Member Salons

September 19, 2017

Our next round of Member Salons will be held on September 19 and 20. LGW Member Salons are entirely member-led gatherings where LGW Members can candidly discuss community issues and challenges.

Below is a list of the September Member Salons. 

Tuesday, September 19-Innovation In Non-Profits   
Join Emily Allen ('14) and Naj Uddin ('16) for a member salon that will focus on how AARP Foundation as a non-profit, implements a rigorous innovation and human centered design process to identify, prototype, test and scale solutions that increase economic opportunity and social connections for older adults in poverty. 
During this interactive session, you will learn how to use innovation and lean start-up methodologies and discover how solutions for partnering with for-profits and non-profits helps advance evidenced-based solutions.
8:30 AM-10:00AM, AARP Foundation 
601 E Street, NW 20049

Tuesday, September 19- Master the Media: A Training with Sage Communications  
Since media is a part of daily business proceedings and leadership, Sage's media training is centered on developing your own natural innate strengths as a public speaker and stripping away habits and misconceptions that will derail your success. This session will be tailored to the demands of your audience, your outreach goals, and individual needs. Participants will walk away with the skills to master any media interview, company presentation, or lecture.
3:00 PM-5:30 PM, Sage Communications
1651 Old Meadow Rd #500, McLean, VA 22102

Tuesday, September 19-The Art of Pie Making
Meet Ris Lacoste's ('17) new pastry chef, Aja Cage, recently named Pastry Chef of the Year by Baltimore Magazine. Aja will teach you the art of pie making from her award winning hands, by demonstrating crusts and fillings, assembly and secret pie baking tips. The baking class will have a sweet finish, concluding with a pie and ice cream tasting session. 
1:00 PM-3:00 PM, Ris (restaurant)
2275 L Street NW, Washington, DC 20037

Wednesday, Sep 20- The Other Tour of DC