January 28
Topic: Media acquisitions: What it means for the communicator
Explore changes in media outlets, Gatehouse Media/Gannett/NDN acquisition and Sun Broadcasting/WINK/Gulfshore Life/ Noticias WINK
Joint meeting with Press Club of Southwest Florida
Speaker(s): Cindy McCurry Ross
Speaker from WINK/GSL/Noticias WINK – Jim Schwartzel
Location: Vi at Bentley Village

February 25
Topic: New NCH CEO Paul Hiltz (confirmed) to speak about joining the community. Rebuilding community trust, support, and confidence after PR crisis.
Speaker Paul Hiltz
Location: Vi at Bentley Village

March 24
Topic: Storytelling: Vi at Bentley Village Case Study
Speaker Pam Fultz, Vi Bentley
Location – Vi at Bentley Village

April 28 
Topic: Growing Climate Solutions: Path to Positive SWFL: How your organization can educate and inspire residents to make sustainability a habit.
Speakers:Rob Moher, Conservancy of SWFL; Eileen Connolly-Keesler, Community Foundation of Collier County, Ana Puzkin-Chevlin
Location – Conservancy of Southwest Florida