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Recent Talks

Welcome to Meeting of the Minds 2014

Welcome and context-setting by Gordon Feller, Director, Cisco & Board Co-President, Meeting of the Minds

Leading from Local Circumstance: Lessons from Detroit

An examination of the principles and strategies underpinning Detroit's new blueprint for civic change offers lessons for many other cities in transition.

A Global Challenge: How Do We Make the Right Decisions?

What steps can we take to improve resource efficiency, and can these be combined with liveability? How do the decisions we make today affect how we will live in the future?

Recent Blog Posts

Detroit

Fight not Flight: Lessons from Detroit

Several of the speakers at the recent Meeting of the Minds in Detroit – including Mayor Bill Peduto of Pittsburgh, …

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Meeting of the Minds 2014 Final Report & Infographic

The Meeting of the Minds 2014 Final Report is now available. Download your PDF copy here: The final report includes …

Tokyo Japan

What Do We Need to Build Sustainable Cities?

Every so often, I find it important to reset and to re-envision what a successful future looks like. This article …

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A New Chapter is Opening for Smart Cities

Over the course of Meeting of the Minds 2014 in Detroit, my fellow attendees and I heard from a number …

Meeting of the Minds is made possible by the generous support of these organizations:
Toyota
Cisco
Shell
The Kresge Foundation
Oracle
IBM
Qualcomm
Living Cities
EY's Global Cleantech Center
The Annie E. Casey Foundation
Barr Foundation
Rock Ventures
Ford Foundation
Itron
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)
Blossman Propane Gas, Appliance & Service
DTE Energy
Michigan Economic Development Board (MEDC)
Lincoln Institute of Land Policy