The IGF Vision: “To gather together in a public forum, representatives of the younger generation and senior citizens to glean their perspectives on vitally important matters concerning our country, and the world today. Further, to stimulate, recognize, and respect the opinions of each generation — and to learn from them.”
The forum will be held at the Citadel on Thursday, April 2nd, 2020 at 7 PM. This event is being organized in conjunction with the College of Charleston and the Citadel. Two students from each school, and two senior citizens from the community at large will be chosen to participate. Attendance is free and open to the public. The issue to be discussed is, “Inter-generational Solutions to Climate Concerns”. Participants will have a chance to make a brief opening statement on the issue and discussion will follow. Master of ceremonies for the event will be the Honorable, former mayor of Charleston, Joseph P Riley.
Organizers are seeking senior citizens to be panelists for the IGF.
If you would like to be considered to be a participant in the forum, please complete this application online and submit it following the instructions below. Participants will be selected by the IGF Committee based on their application and other criteria to ensure a diverse representation of perspectives on the panel.
Completed applications must be received by the IGF Committee no later than February 15, 2020.