Ideas, inspiration and insights delivered to your inbox weekly!

Join the thousands of thinkers who get our content first.
  • Active Promo Codes
    Cart Items
    Processing fee ($3.00 per ticket)
    $0.00 (0 tickets)
    proceed to checkout
    for additional order detail, or to apply free tickets, click here
    *Your shopping cart will expire after 15 minutes of inactivity

    Nancy Lublin

    Founder & CEO, Crisis Text Line

    As the CEO of, the largest organization for teens and social change in the world, Nancy Lublin is able to name all four members of One Direction without a smidge of sarcasm. An expert on youth, social media and pop culture, brands like Pepsi and Chase and several tech startups have sought her advice. In 2013, Lublin started Crisis Text Line, the first 24/7, free, nationwide text line for teens. Previously, Lublin turned a $5,000 inheritance into Dress for Success, which helps women transition from welfare to work in more than 125 cities in 15 countries.

    Past Events

    Tuesday, Oct 13 2015

    Know someone who can inspire?

    Chicago Ideas is the ideas festival for everyone and is also open to all speakers. Suggest someone you think fits with our community of curiosity today.
    Suggest A Speaker