Life Mode: Chicago

“The Life Mode Report has been created to enable our clients to be the change-makers who will anticipate and create the products and services their consumers will need in the future. We think this is of paramount importance because the world is changing faster than ever – and how we choose to live in it has never offered us more possibility.” 

Sophie Maxwell, Pearlfisher Futures Director

Life Mode Chicago and our series of global events will share the insights and perspectives from Pearlfisher Futures exploration of the following key shifts:

  1. Following to becoming: Enabling our constant individual progression.
  2. Fixity to Fluidity: Seeking the collectives that will expand our worlds.
  3. Consumer to citizen: Rethinking our actions and what we’ll leave behind.

To get your ticket and join like-minded business professionals at this exciting event on how brands will design the lives we want to live, please click here.



Registration and welcome drinks


Introduction from Pearlfisher Founding Partner, Mike Branson


Introduction to Life Mode from Pearlfisher Futures Director, Sophie Maxwell


Shift 1 (Following to Becoming: Enabling our constant individual progression)


Expert viewpoint: Laura Sage, Co-Founder & CEO of Chill Chicago




Shift 2 (Fixity to Fluidity: Seeking the collectives that will expand our worlds)


Expert viewpoint: To be announced




Shift 3 (Consumer to Citizen: Rethinking our actions and what we’ll leave behind)


Expert viewpoint: To be announced




Closing Remarks

7:25 – 8:30pm

Delicious light bites, drinks and a chance to network with industry peers



Laura Sage
Co-Founder & CEO at Chill Chicago

Laura Sage is the creator and CEO of CH/LL an incense-free modern meditation studio. Laura was driven to create Chill by her desire to establish a regular meditation practice and her frustration at not being able to find a place in Chicago that resonated with her. Laura brings years of relevant business acumen to the table. She was the Director of Marketing and Investor Relations at a Chicago and London-based hedge fund. Laura is also the Founder of The Lynn Sage Foundation which is a non-profit organization dedicated to finding a cure for breast cancer. Laura earned her MBA in Finance and Marketing from the Kellogg School of Business and holds a BS in Economics from the University of Arizona.

More speakers to be announced soon!