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Welcome to OPEN - A World of Ideas and Connections

Where Storytellers of the Past and Future Come to Share

We Invite You to Share, Learn, Chat, Laugh... maybe even Dance a bit

Community Dialogue starts with Finding Common Ground

Bridging Cultures Through Shared Experiences

Truth Seekers Partner to Enlighten and Inform

The World's Leading Minds on Nutrition Share the Stage at a Community Festival

Rebels and Pioneers Discuss the Future of Finance

Take Part in Hands-On Learning Experiences and Demonstrations

Attend Open Conversations and Share Your Perspective With Others

Leaders From All Facets of Life Participate in Shaping Dialogue

Take a Ride, a Leap, a Chance ... Let's Grow and Learn Together

OPEN Embeds Distinguished Aresty Speakers Into Existing Conferences and Workshops

Through OPEN, the Community Actively Participates in Curating Themes

Take your Next Step on a Lifelong Learning Journey

Stories

November 3, 2021

OPEN Program emerges from the University of South Florida

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March 6, 2020

NPR's Marketplace host David Brancaccio talks Sharing Economy and Tectonic Shifts in Workforce

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February 7, 2020

Coding the Community: A City's Proposed Urban Agriculture Ordinance Meets the OPEN Wiki

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January 5, 2020

Urban Designer & Author Jeff Speck shares ideas on preservation and city uniqueness

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OPEN Program emerges from the University of South Florida

November 3, 2021

NPR's Marketplace host David Brancaccio talks Sharing Economy and Tectonic Shifts in Workforce

March 6, 2020

Coding the Community: A City's Proposed Urban Agriculture Ordinance Meets the OPEN Wiki

February 7, 2020

Urban Designer & Author Jeff Speck shares ideas on preservation and city uniqueness

January 5, 2020

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