Zonta Day at Chautauqua 2018

Zonta Day at Chautauqua 2018

Sponsored by Zonta Club of Jamestown

Wednesday August 1, 2018

Please download our brochure here:

Zonta Day at Chautauqua Brochure 2018

to RSVP for this year’s exciting event!


Wednesday, August 1 2018  Cost: $50 USD (includes lunch and gate pass)

(Plus $9 parking)

Registration begins at 8:30am in the Gate House, Admissions

Lunch is at the Methodist House across from the Ampitheater

Registration deadline is July 30th, 2018


Please join us for informative and fascinating speakers on the beautiful

grounds at Chautauqua Institution on Chautauqua Lake!


Week Six Theme :: The Changing Nature of Work | Interfaith

Saadia Zahidi 

10:45am in the Ampitheater

Head of Education, Gender and Work System Initiative World Economic Forum Saadia Zahidi is the head of Education, Gender and Work System Initiative, and a member of the executive committee, at the World Economic Forum. She is also the author of Fifty Million Rising: The New Generation of Working Women Transforming the Muslim World. At the World Economic Forum, Zahidi’s areas of focus include education and skills, the future of work, gender parity, income inequality, and inclusion, and she co-authors the forum’s Future of Jobs, Global Gender Gap, and Global Human Capital Reports. She has served as an economist in the forum’s Global Competitiveness Programme, led the Gender Parity Programme, and headed the Civil Society community. Zahidi’s honors include the inaugural Financial Times and McKinsey Bracken Bower Prize for young business authors for her business book proposal, and twice being named to BBC’s 100 Women list, in 2013 and 2014.

Zahidi earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from Smith College, a master’s in international economics from Graduate Institute Geneva, and an MPA from Harvard University.

Rev. Dr. John J Scherer 

2pm in the Hall of Philosophy

Founder & President of the Scherer Leadership Center. As a former Combat Officer on a US Navy Destroyer, Lutheran Chaplain at Cornell University, Gestalt and Family Systems Therapist, Graduate School co-creator, author, successful change consultant and entrepreneur, John brings a unique perspective to his life and work. Business and community leaders from 42 nations have graduated from his Executive and Leadership Development Intensives. Living and working from a base in Warsaw, Poland, he is known around the world for his ability to connect with leaders and front-line staff in bringing about profound individual breakthroughs and workplace-wide transformations.

Evening entertainment not included in Zonta Day at Chautauqua ticket price.

Visit: ciweb.org for information and to purchase your tickets.



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