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Laboratorio de Gobierno

July 20, 2016
Laboratorio de Gobierno is a multidisciplinary and interministerial team of the Government of Chile, announced by President Michelle Bachelet on May 21, 2014, commanded to develop, facilitate and promote innovation processes focused in users within services State.

NextCity 10yr Anniv

March 6, 2015
NextCity 10 Year Anniversary is a fund-raiser featuring first-person storytelling about life and work in the fields of urban policy, architecture, advocacy, journalism and philanthropy.

Austin Community Design and Development Center

March 4, 2015
Austin Community Design and Development Center is non-profit that works towards creating sustainable, affordable housing for families with low and moderate incomes.

Benjamin de la Peña

March 4, 2015
Benjamin de la Peña is director of community and national strategy at the Knight Foundation. He was previously associate director of urban development at the Rockefeller Foundation.

Penalosa, Enrique

March 4, 2015
Enrique Peñalosa was the mayor of Bogotá, Colombia, between 1998 and 2000. He advocates for sustainability and mobility in the cities of the future. Peñalosa now works as a consultant on urban strategy, advising officials in cities all over the world on how to build a sustainable cities that can not only survive but thrive in the future.

Report on the State of Health + Urbanism

March 4, 2015
The Report on the State of Health and Urbanism examines an array of public health matters in eight major metropolitan areas in the United States, and suggests a wide array of possible remedies, from better mass transit to extensive tree-planting.

Austin Social Good Summit

March 4, 2015
The Social Good Summit unites a dynamic group of community and global leaders to discuss a big topic — the power of innovative thinking and technology to solve our world’s greatest challenges.

Next American City Vanguard

March 4, 2015
Vanguard is an annual gathering of the best and brightest young urban leaders working to improve cities across sectors, including urban planning, community development, entrepreneurship, government, transportation, sustainability, design, art and media.


March 4, 2015
TEDxThe City 2.0 is a conference that surfaces stories of urban ingenuity and interdependence from across the globe. The conference featured 20 speakers from around the globe and spawned a website to nurture further conversation around urban issues worldwide.

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