Second Annual Urban Transformation Forum: Mayors Changing Cities

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NYU Wagner

295 Lafayette Street

The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, 2nd Floor

New York, NY 10012

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Sponsored by NYU Wagner, the US Conference of Mayors, and the David Bohnett Foundation


5:30-6:00pm - Reception

6:00-7:15pm - Program

In the face of uncertain and vacillating support from the federal government, local governments are uniquely positioned to find innovative solutions to today's toughest problems. A growing number of mayors are stepping up and driving creative and dynamic, urban transformation across the United States. Join NYU Wagner, the United States Conference of Mayors, and the David Bohnett Foundation for a lively and timely discussion with a panel of leading mayors. They will discuss how they're changing their respective cities to meet today's challenges—bringing forth big, bold, and inventive ideas. The moderated discussion will be followed by a Q&A session with the audience.

Speakers:

The Honorable Dan Horrigan
Akron, OH

The Honorable Becky Ames
Beaumont, TX

The Honorable John Giles

Mesa, AZ

The Honorable Gary McCarthy
Schenectady, NY

The Honorable James Langfelder
Springfield, IL

The Honorable Keith James
West Palm Beach, FL

Moderator:

Gordon J. Campbell
Clinical Professor of Public Service, Director of EMPA-Public Service Leaders Program

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In the face of uncertain and vacillating support from the federal government, local governments are uniquely positioned to find innovative solutions to today’s toughest problems. A growing number of mayors are stepping up and driving creative and dynamic, urban transformation across the United States. Join NYU Wagner, the United States Conference of Mayors, and the David Bohnett Foundation for a lively and timely discussion with a panel of leading mayors. They will discuss how they’re changing their respective cities to meet today’s challenges—bringing forth big, bold, and inventive ideas. The moderated discussion will be followed by a Q&A session with the audience.

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NYU Wagner

295 Lafayette Street

The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, 2nd Floor

New York, NY 10012

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