Category Archive for: ‘Press Releases’


UM-SMART Mobiprize: Rethinking Transportation One Disruptive Venture at a Time

Transportation has reached a tipping point as the world urbanizes and becomes more complex. According to the World Health Organization, …

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San Francisco Urban Entrepreneurs

Introducing the Next Wave of Urban Impact Entrepreneurs

How can we find more skilled trades workers to hire locally?  Or create a technology to fund the homeless and …

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The IwB is Calling for Curriculum Partners for the 2014-2015 Academic Year

The Institute without Boundaries (IwB) is seeking curriculum partners for Connecting Divided Places, a project that investigates social, economic, environmental, …

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Zerofootprint Youth Calculator

Zerofootprint Youth Calculator empowers world youth to reduce resource consumption

Youth wanted Today’s youth are taking the future into their own hands in over 100 countries through the Zerofootprint Youth …

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City of Glasgow Wins £24 Million to Build Future Cities Demonstrator

To stimulate the national economy, the United Kingdom government has organized initiatives to promote various industries. These initiatives are called …

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Samasource Announces New Partnership at Meeting of the Minds 2012

Leila Janah, the Founder and CEO of Samasource, announced today at Meeting of the Minds 2012 in San Francisco that …

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Jones Lang Lasalle Releases New Study at Meeting of the Minds

Jones Lang Lasalle has released a new study linking municipal investment in smart grid technologies and three key economic indicators. …

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The Kresge Foundation
Living Cities
EY's Global Cleantech Center
The Annie E. Casey Foundation
Barr Foundation
Rock Ventures
Ford Foundation
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)
Blossman Propane Gas, Appliance & Service
DTE Energy
Michigan Economic Development Board (MEDC)
Lincoln Institute of Land Policy