Planning Innovative Cities

Event Details
Contact

Dr. Jennifer Clark, Director, Center for Urban Innovation: 404-385-7224

Summaries

Summary Sentence: Experts panel discusses urban innovation for regional governance.

Full Summary: Portland, Oregon'S metropolitan government, Metro, is the only elected regional planning agency in the US. Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota's regional government, The Met Council, is the only regional government with similar planning authority. Together, the Twin Cities and Portland represent the most sustained, integrated, and comprehensive approach to regional government including city services and long-term planning for transportation, economic development, and demographic transitions in the US. The experts featured at this event include: Todd Graham, principal forecaster for the Metropolitan Council of the Twin Cities and Sonny Conder, the principal researcher within the Economic and Land Use Forecasting Section of the Portland Metro Research Center. The moderator is Dr. Jennifer Clark, Director of the Center for Urban Innovation in Ivan Allen College and Associate Professor of Public Policy at Georgia Tech.

Portland, Oregon'S metropolitan government, Metro, is the only elected regional planning agency in the US. Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota's regional government, The Met Council, is the only regional government with similar planning authority. Together, the Twin Cities and Portland represent the most sustained, integrated, and comprehensive approach to regional government including city services and long-term planning for transportation, economic development, and demographic transitions in the US. The experts featured at this event include: Todd Graham, principal forecaster for the Metropolitan Council of the Twin Cities and Sonny Conder, the principal researcher within the Economic and Land Use Forecasting Section of the Portland Metro Research Center. The moderator is Dr. Jennifer Clark, Director of the Center for Urban Innovation in Ivan Allen College and Associate Professor of Public Policy at Georgia Tech.

Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
Yes
Groups

School of Public Policy

Invited Audience
Undergraduate students, Faculty/Staff, Public, Graduate students
Categories
Seminar/Lecture/Colloquium
Keywords
regional government, urban innovation
Status
  • Created By: Clark Bonilla
  • Workflow Status: Draft
  • Created On: Nov 8, 2013 - 7:56am
  • Last Updated: Apr 13, 2017 - 5:23pm