Join us as we combine history with future. The evening will include a buffet dinner, and a docent led tour of the Edsel & Eleanor Ford Estate and Women Who Motor Exhibit. We will also hear from Sheryl Connelly as she discusses Futuring.
Sheryl Connelly has served as Ford Motor Company’s Futurist for over a decade. She is responsible for identifying global trends, exploring potential implications and cascading the futuring insights to organizations throughout the company, including design, product development and corporate strategy. She is a member of the Global Advisory Council on transportation for the World Economic Forum. Fast Company magazine named her one of the Most Creative People in Business in 2013 and 2015. She has been a featured speaker at TED Global, lecturer at Wharton School of Business and appeared on CBS This Morning with Charlie Rose. Before working for Ford, she practiced law. In addition to a Juris Doctorate, she holds a bachelor’s degree in finance and a master’s in business administration. When her schedule permits, she teaches design research at the Center for Creative Studies in Detroit, Michigan.
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
5:30pm – 9:00pm
Edsel & Eleanor Ford Estate
1100 Lake Shore Road,
Grosse Pointe Shores, Michigan 48236
Join us for dinner, and one complimentary beer or wine.
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