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UPCOMING DOWNTOWN TALKS 


May 24, 2022

  • "STRATEGIES FOR A SAFE DOWNTOWN"
    Featuring: Wendell Shirley, Bellevue Police Chief
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June 28, 2022

  • "STATE OF THE CITY 2022"
    Featuring: Mayor Lynne Robinson & Deputy Mayor Jared Nieuwenhuis 

September 13, 2022

  • "Making the Grand Connection"
    Featuring: Guest Speakers TBA

October 25, 2022

  • "Future of Retail & the Downtown Experience"
    Featuring: Guest Speakers TBA

December 13, 2022

  • "A Great Place To Live: Downtown's Residential Boom"
    Featuring: Guest Speakers TBA

 


PAST TALKS

March 2022"MAJOR PROJECTS & TRENDS SHAPING BELLEVUE'S FUTURE"
Featuring: Kate Joncas, Director of Urban Strategy and Development for MIG, and Gary Guenther, Shareholder and Executive Vice President for Kidder Mathews.
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December 2021"BEYOND RETAIL: DEVELOPING A DESTINATION"
An inside look at the success behind The Bellevue Collection and what's next. 

Featuring: Kemper Freeman, Chairman & CEO, Kemper Development Company
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September 2021"CITY COUNCIL CANDIDATES FORUM"
Featuring: All candidates running in this year's City Council election
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June 2021"A COMMUNITY EFFORT: ADDRESSING HOMELESSNESS IN BELLEVUE"
Featuring: David Bowling, Executive Director of CFH (Congregations for the Homeless)
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May 2021"STATE OF THE CITY 2021"
How the City of Bellevue has positioned itself for future success in a post-pandemic world
Featuring: Mayor Lynne Robinson & Deputy Mayor Jared Nieuwenhuis 

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April 2021"GET TO KNOW THE GRAND CONNECTION"
How Downtown’s Pedestrian Corridor is Shaping the Future
Featuring: Mac Cummins, City of Bellevue & John Schoettler, Amazon

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March 2021"THE SWEET SIDE OF BUSINESS"
How Molly Moon's Homemade Ice Cream grew into a regional icon with a mission
Featuring: Molly Moon Neitzel

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February 2021"BEHIND THE SCREENS WITH BUNGIE"
A look at Bellevue’s gaming industry with Bungie COO Patrick O’Kelley 
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January 2021:"LOOKING AT LAW ENFORCEMENT"
A candid conversation with Bellevue Police Chief Steve Mylett 
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November 2020"RETAIL & RESILIENCY"
How The Bellevue Collection re-imagined the holiday shopping experience in a COVID-19 era
Featuring: Jennifer Leavitt, Kemper Development Company
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October 2020"WORKFORCE WELLNESS: PRIORITY #1"
How the wellness policies at Microsoft support employees & shape the future
Featuring: Colleen Daly, Microsoft

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Stay tuned for more Talks!