REPORTS

2017 Chicago Forum on Global Cities Workshop Reports

Drawing on the expertise of the 2017 Chicago Forum’s speakers, mayors, sponsors, and partners, the Council convened private, invitation-only workshops on complex policy issues confronting global cities today. Workshop participants shared best practices, identified solutions, and raised questions for further consideration on five pressing topics:

 

  • Can global cities have a foreign policy?
  • How is the future workplace is being reshaped with advancements in technology?
  • How can public-private partnerships be developed to most effectively meet future needs?
  • How can cities maximize innovation and new data opportunities?
  • How can global cities best create a secure, safe, and thriving global community?

 

The discussions and outcomes are summarized in a series of brief reports that provide a basis for strengthening solutions in cities worldwide. Conversations will continue throughout the year and at the 2018 Chicago Forum on Global Cities.

 

Be a part of the conversation. Shape the future of cities.

 

Save the date, June 6-8, for the 2018 Chicago Forum on Global Cities.  Learn more at chicagoforum.org.

 

2017 Chicago Forum on Global Cities Workshop Reports

2017 Chicago Forum on Global Cities Workshop Reports

Drawing on the expertise of the 2017 Chicago Forum’s speakers, mayors, sponsors, and partners, the Council convened private, invitation-only workshops on complex policy issues confronting global cities today. Workshop participants shared best practices, identified solutions, and raised questions for further consideration on five pressing topics:

 

  • Can global cities have a foreign policy?
  • How is the future workplace is being reshaped with advancements in technology?
  • How can public-private partnerships be developed to most effectively meet future needs?
  • How can cities maximize innovation and new data opportunities?
  • How can global cities best create a secure, safe, and thriving global community?

 

The discussions and outcomes are summarized in a series of brief reports that provide a basis for strengthening solutions in cities worldwide. Conversations will continue throughout the year and at the 2018 Chicago Forum on Global Cities.

 

Be a part of the conversation. Shape the future of cities.

 

Save the date, June 6-8, for the 2018 Chicago Forum on Global Cities.  Learn more at chicagoforum.org.

Drawing on the expertise of the 2017 Chicago Forum’s speakers, mayors, sponsors, and partners, the Council convened private, invitation-only workshops on complex policy issues confronting global cities today. Workshop participants shared best practices, identified solutions, and raised questions for further consideration on five pressing topics:

 

  • Can global cities have a foreign policy?
  • How is the future workplace is being reshaped with advancements in technology?
  • How can public-private partnerships be developed to most effectively meet future needs?
  • How can cities maximize innovation and new data opportunities?
  • How can global cities best create a secure, safe, and thriving global community?

 

The discussions and outcomes are summarized in a series of brief reports that provide a basis for strengthening solutions in cities worldwide. Conversations will continue throughout the year and at the 2018 Chicago Forum on Global Cities.

 

Be a part of the conversation. Shape the future of cities.

 

Save the date, June 6-8, for the 2018 Chicago Forum on Global Cities.  Learn more at chicagoforum.org.

 

The Chicago Council on Global Affairs thanks Forum sponsors, workshop participants and the following hosts for generously providing expertise and facilities: Kirkland & Ellis LLP, Motorola Solutions, UI Labs, and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP.

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The Chicago Council on Global Affairs thanks Forum sponsors, workshop participants and the following hosts for generously providing expertise and facilities: Kirkland & Ellis LLP, Motorola Solutions, UI Labs, and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP.
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