Fall Executive Forum 2020


Collage of photos from CFI Fall Executive Forum 2019

CFI's 2020 Fall Executive Forum provides diverse opportunities to engage with the challenges of integrating Christian faith into business practices in the realities of a post-COVID world. Through keynote addresses, presentations, workshops, discussion groups, and ample opportunities to connect with others, attendees will dive into the conversation around REorienting onto the path of transformation through social innovation.


1:00-3:00 p.m. | Registration, Herrington Inn & Spa, 15 South River Lane, Geneva, IL 60134 | (630) 208‑7433

3:00 p.m. | Meet the CFI Innovation Scholars Speed Networking, Rock Springs Room, The Herrington 
Meet the outstanding Wheaton College students who are serving as CFI Innovation Scholars for the 2020‑2021 academic year and network with other Forum attendees.

4:00 p.m. | Initiative RoundtablesRock Springs Room, The Herrington
Get updates from CFI leaders on what we've accomplished in 2019-2020, including updates on initiative launches and pilot programs.

5:00 p.m. | Cocktail Reception, Creamery and River Room, The Herrington
Enjoy a private cash bar and connect with other attendees.

6:00 p.m. | Dinner and Opening Plenary, Creamery and River Room, The Herrington
Dr. Denise Daniels will open the Forum with an address on "Faith in the Marketplace: An Evidence Based Approach Beyond the Anecdotes"

8:00 a.m. | Breakfast and Networking, The Herrington
Enjoy the Herrington's continental breakfast and make some new connections.

8:45 a.m. | Shuttles to College Church, departing from the Herrington parking lot

9:30 a.m. | Morning SessionsCollege Church, 332 E Seminary Ave, Wheaton IL

12:30 p.m. | Lunch, College Church

1:45 p.m. | Afternoon SessionsCollege Church

5:15 p.m. | Networking Reception, Location TBA


8:00 a.m. | Breakfast, The Herrington

9:00 a.m. - noon | Workshops and Working Groups, The Herrington
For those who choose to stay through Saturday morning, we will have special opportunities to be involved in working groups and workshops related to specific CFI initiatives. Participate in a workshop on "Pursuing Health for You and Your People" or serve in a working group for a key CFI initiative: State of Faith in the Marketplace research, the Innovation Lab, or the Global Christian Business Conference.


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