Annual Leadership Summit

October 23-25 in Cleveland

Spotlighting innovations in urban sustainability and connected technology

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Digitalization: Opportunities for New Forms of Participation in Urban Transportation Planning

At 10:00 am PDT on May 17th, Meeting of the Minds will host a live webinar featuring Christopher Zegras, Associate Professor of Transportation and Urban Planning at MIT.

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What Urban Transformation Really Looks Like For One Older Industrial Legacy City

On April 26th, Meeting of the Minds hosted a live webinar featuring Lev Gonick, Chief Executive Officer of DigitalC. Click to see the archive recording and slidedeck.

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Leveraging Big Data & Analytics to Revitalize Brownfields

We’ve all seen the dilapidated corner gas stations, shuttered factories, crumbling strip centers,...
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Cities as Innovation Platform for Green Economic Development

Since 2010, the City of Vancouver has been executing on its world-acclaimed Greenest City Action...
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A Book Review of New York: 2140 A Novel

I started reading Kim Stanley Robinson’s new book, New York: 2140, flying from San Francisco to...
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On Benjamin Barber: Cities, democracy, and global governance

The passing last month of visionary thinker Dr. Benjamin Barber occurred during a difficult...
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Meeting of the Minds is a global leadership network and knowledge sharing platform.

Since it was founded, Meeting of the Minds has been dedicated to a singular proposition: bring together a carefully chosen set of key urban sustainability and technology stakeholders and gather them around a common platform in ways that help build lasting alliances. We believe that such a platform is a vital ingredient for smart, sustainable and equitable urban (re)development strategies.

Upcoming Events

Urban Sustainability Happy Hour Meetup

Urban Sustainability Happy Hour Meetup

On the first Thursday of each month — in multiple cities throughout North America — come have a casual drink with others working on innovations in urban sustainability and connected technology. These First Thursday happy hours started in San Francisco in January,...

Meeting of the Minds is made possible by the generous support of these organizations.

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