The Serendipity Social – May

White Owl Social Club 1305 SE 8th Ave, Portland, OR, United States

CHIFOO invites you to join us at the White Owl Social Club for a casual meet-and-greet as part of an exploration of Serendipity in our 2023 lecture series. Bring a friend! While there are no fees associated with attending this event, the venue requires everyone to be 21+.

Cultural Swirl: Diversity as an Innovation Strategy with Ali Maaxa (Hybrid Event)

Fresh Consulting 811 SE Stark St #300, Portland, OR, United States

A cultural swirl is an open system with diverse participants that, in its inclusion of different ways of knowing and sensing and solving, seeks out encounters with serendipity. It offers tools and frameworks to cultivate diversity and collaboration within your teams. Drawing from her own research on global digital makers and users, Dr. Maaxa illustrates examples of cultural swirl that have led to groundbreaking innovation.