Transforming the Market in Gateway Cities: A New Era of Collaboration
- Breakfast included
- Speakers begin at 9:30 a.m.
- University of Massachusetts Boston
- Campus Center
- 100 Morrisey Boulevard
- Boston,MA 02125
Held at the University of Massachusetts – Boston and in conjunction with MassInc’s Gateway Cities Innovation Awards, this Learning Community featured a panel of national experts who each shared perspectives on the value of collaboration in advancing progress in cities. Moderated by Robin Hacke of the Kresge Foundation, the panel included Prabal Chakrabarti of the Boston Fed, John DeStefano, the former Mayor of New Haven, Conn., Marilyn Higgins of Syracuse University, and Marty Jones of MassDevelopment. Later, a keynote address from Rip Rapson, President and CEO of the Kresge Foundation, was introduced by Paul Grogan of the Boston Foundation.