EVENT July 29-30: 2021 Knight Smart Cities Lab

This event is intriguing…

As communities continue to rebuild and recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, how can they harness the lessons they’ve learned in the past year to build resiliency and prepare for future challenges?
At the 2021 Knight Smart Cities Lab on July 29-30, we’ll convene community leaders and technologists to explore how to leverage federal funding, data and digital technology to help make equitable decisions and improve quality of life for residents in 2021 and beyond.

Knight Smart Cities Lab 
Thursday, July 29 to Friday, July 30, 2021

Speakers will include:
Mara Balestrini, IDB Lab
Vishaan Chakrabarti, Practice For Architecture And Urbanism (PAU)
Hana Creger, Greenlining
Lilian Coral, Knight Foundation
Henry L. Greenidge, NYU McSilver Institute
Kelly Jin, Knight Foundation
Katherine Lusk, Initiative On Cities At Boston University
Onica Makwakwa, World Wide Web Foundation
Gigi Sohn, Georgetown Law Institute For Technology Law & Policy
Jordan Sun, City of San Jose
Juan Marcos Vilar, Alianza For Progress
Cori Zarek, Beeck Center For Social Impact + Innovation At Georgetown University

We hope you’ll join us for this important event. For questions, contact smartcities@kf.org.

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About Ann Treacy

Librarian who follows rural broadband in MN and good uses of new technology (blandinonbroadband.org), hosts a radio show on MN music (mostlyminnesota.com), supports people experiencing homelessness in Minnesota (elimstrongtowershelters.org) and helps with social justice issues through Women’s March MN.

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