Working City: The Atlantic Forum on Urban Progress

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Working City: The Atlantic Forum on Urban Progress
Washington, D.C.
May 7, 2015

Atlantic_event

On May 7th, LIIF is partnering with Citi Foundation and Atlantic LIVE to host “Working City,” a special half-day forum bringing together leaders who are seeking to sustain collaborative efforts aimed at making cities work better for all. Through panel discussions, interviews and case studies, the program will explore what’s needed to encourage and support these models, and take a closer look at what it takes to create and sustain collaborative efforts aimed at making cities work for all.

LIVE WEBCAST
Tune-in to the live webcast on May 7th at 2:00 pm ET to hear one-on-one interviews, panel discussions and case study presentations from leading community leaders from around the nation.

Speakers include:

  • Nancy O. Andrews, President and CEO, Low Income Investment Fund
  • Jennifer Bradley, Founding Director, Center for Urban Innovation, The Aspen Institute
  • Steve Clemons, Washington Editor at Large, The Atlantic
  • Polly Donaldson, Director, DC Department of Housing and Community Development
  • Shirley Franklin, Chair of the Board and CEO, Purpose Built Communities
  • John Gomperts, President and CEO, America’s Promise Alliance
  • Rosanne Haggerty, President and CEO, Community Solutions
  • Juanita James, President and CEO, Faifield County’s Community Foundation
  • Brandee McHale, President / Director, Corporate Citizenship, Citi Foundation / Citi
  • Cynthia Parker, President and CEO, BRIDGE Housing
  • Dixon Slingerland, Executive Director, Youth Policy Institute

Start Date: May 7, 2015
Start Time: 1:30pm
End Date: May 7, 2015
End Time: 5:00pm
Location: Washington, D.C. & Webcast
RSVP: http://www.theatlantic.com/live/events/working-city-the-atlantic-forum-on-urban-progress/2015/