Conversation Day



Saturday, June 3rd, 2017, Noon – 5:00 p.m.

Adelphi University Manhattan Center

75 Varick Street, 2nd floor

(directions below)

The event is free, but registration is required, to:

Let’s Talk, New York!  (Say it like a real New Yorker, and it rhymes!)

Join us to celebrate the joys and power  of Great Talk! Choose from exciting topics to  discuss with 6-8 other lively-minded New Yorkers.  Share your thoughts, experiences, ideas, feelings, and insights.   And enjoy top TED talks (video) on how to be a great conversationalist.

Among the topics for discussion will be:

What does LOVE mean to you? 

Do Our Devices Connect Us, Isolate Us, Empower Us, or…?

Happiness: What’s Working for You?

Technology: What’s It Doing to Our Minds?

What’s So Funny?  What roles does humor play in our lives?
Hosted by Elizabeth Cohn, Director of the Center for Health Innovation, Adelphi University, and Ron Gross (aka Socrates), co-chair of the University Seminar on Innovation at Columbia University
Subways: #1 to Canal (building is on same block); A, C. or E to Canal; J, N, Q, R, W, Z or #6 to Canal. All these Canal Street stations are within  walking distance of the building.   Bus: M20 stops at the front door.  Government-issued ID required for entry to building, please.

Bring your lunch if you like — excellent take-out can be purchased at THE MILL, www.THEMILLTOGO.COM

WCBS-Radio interview about Conversation Day (4 minutes):

Sponsors: Adelphi University Center for Health Innovation and

Conversations New York (

For further information: