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25 Jul 2016Jeffersonian Dinner with Bill Eggers, Author of “The Innovators and Technologies That Are Transforming Government”


“What government innovation in the last ten years has most changed your life?” In July, Civic Makers and the City Innovate…

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10 May 2016SUPERPUBLIC Announcement: First of its Kind Innovation Lab


SAN FRANCISCO MAYOR ED LEE, U.S. GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATOR DENISE TURNER ROTH, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CITY INNOVATE FOUNDATION ANNOUNCE…

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05 Feb 2016Software eats manufacturing (and manufacturing gains)


States and metropolitan areas need to focus. Ultimately, many in the group agreed that states and localities have key roles to…

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22 Nov 2015Winners Announced: Smart City IoT Hackathon – Connect your City!


From November 20th – November 22nd at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco, 150 developers and makers convened to…

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20 Nov 2015Curator’s Salon: City Innovate Summit


Pulling together an event like the City Innovate Summit – planned for June 14-16, 2016 at UC Berkeley – is not…

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18 Aug 2015Authenticity of Place: Innovative Urban Design Unique to Culture and Community


To the consternation of some designers, urban planning has begun to evolve away from an emphasis on providing fully controlled services…

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09 Jul 2015The Engaged City


The power of civic engagement is pent-up in urban cities today, waiting to be exploited to solve problems through crowdsourcing and…

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19 Jun 2015Mayors and Cross-Sector Partners Showcase Solutions and Brainstorm and City Innovate Summit


Press By Carol DiBenedetto What future do we want? What future do we envision for our cities? For our residents who…

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15 Jun 2015Chairman’s Letter


By Peter Hirshberg Chairman, City Innovate Foundation Dear Citizens: The City Innovate Summit and the conversation we are having together here…

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15 Feb 2015Makers, Maker Cities & Renewing the American Dream


By Peter Hirshberg Chairman, City Innovate Foundation What Social Media has been to the last ten years, the maker movement will…

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