Chicago, Illinois

Chicago Leadership Forum

Past Sessions

The most recent Sessions of the Chicago Leadership Forum are listed first.

  • barder

    Robert Barder

    “Leo Tolstoy's Anna Karenina: Enduring Insights about Human Nature and Relationships”

    July 29, 2016

    7:45am - 9:00am

    Skadden Arps, LLP 155 N Wacker Dr, Suite 2800 Chicago, IL 60606

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  • Fr. Juan R. Velez, March 14, 2013

    Fr. Juan Velez

    “Does Truth Matter- Cardinal Newman to Christian Leaders”

    June 29, 2016

    4:40pm - 6:30pm

    Skadden Arps LLP 155 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 2800 Chicago, IL 60608

    Read more about Fr. Juan Velez »

  • Deisher

    Theresa Ann Deisher

    “Stem-Cell Research: Present & Future”

    February 26, 2016

    7:45am - 9:00am

    Skadden Arps, LLP 155 N Wacker Dr. Suite 2800 Chicago, IL 60606

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  • royalfri

    Robert Royal

    “What Happened at the Synod on the Family”

    November 6, 2015

    7:30am - 9:00am (Continental breakfast served)

    Skadden Arps, LLP 155 N Wacker Dr Suite 2800 Chicago, IL 60606

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  • robert-reilly

    Robert R. Reilly

    “The Truth About Marriage”

    June 12, 2015

    4:30pm - 6:30pm (Drinks and hors d'oeuvres served)

    University Club of Chicago 76 E. Monroe Street Charter Room, 7th Floor Chicago, IL 60603

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  • sirico-stand

    Rev. Robert Sirico

    “How to Get Ready for Pope Francis' Encyclical on the Environment”

    April 24, 2015

    8:00am - 9:00am (Breakfast served 7:45am)

    Skadden Arps, LLP – 155 N Wacker Dr, Suite 2800 – Chicago, IL 60606

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  • 20140925_074125

    Rev. Peter V. Armenio

    “The Darkening Effect of the Enlightenment”

    March 13, 2015

    8:00am - Continental breakfast served 7:45am

    Skadden Arps LLP 155 N. Wacker, Suite 2800 Chicago, IL 60606

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  • royalfri

    Robert Royal

    “What Really Happened at the Synod in Rome”

    Wednesday, November 19, 2014

    8:00am - 9:00am // Continental breakfast will be served

    Skadden Arps, LLP 155 N Wacker Dr, Suite 2800 Chicago, IL 60606

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  • 20140925_074125

    Rev. Peter V. Armenio

    “Ancient History of Objective Truth: Short History of Greek Philosophy”

    Friday, October 24, 2014

    8:00am - 8:45am // Continental breakfast served

    Skadden ARPS, LLP 155 N. Wacker Drive, 28th Floor, Chicago, Illinois

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  • John F. Coverdale

    “SAXUM Book Signing”

    Wednesday, August 13, 2014

    12:00pm - Lunch Served

    Skadden ARPS, LLP 155 N. Wacker Drive, 28th Floor, Chicago, Illinois

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  • robert-reilly

    Robert R. Reilly

    “The Closing of the Muslim Mind and the Prospects for the Arab Spring”

    November 11, 2011

    7:30 am

    University Club of Chicago

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  • george-weigel

    George Weigel

    “Transforming Our Culture: John Paul II and the New Evangelization”

    May 20, 2011

    7.30 am

    University Club of Chicago

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  • William Saunders

    William L. Saunders, Jr.

    “Building a Culture of Life”

    February 25, 2008

    7.30 am

    University Club of Chicago, 76 Monroe St., Chicago, IL

What is a Session?

A "session" is a gathering of men and women to hear the words of a prominent community leader, on a topic of contemporary importance, and on the application of Judeo-Christian principles to daily life, as a family member, professional, and citizen.