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    The City, Reimagined

    Carol Coletta
    Vice President, Community & National Initiatives, The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
    Isis Ferguson
    Program Manager, Place Lab, University of Chicago
    Rosabeth Kanter
    Professor, Harvard Business School; Chair & Director, Harvard University Advanced Leadership Initiative
    Amar Rajpurkar
    Vice President & Chicago Office Leader, HNTB Corporation
    Jason Roberts
    Co-Founder, Better Block Project

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    The City, Reimagined

    Jason Roberts
    Co-Founder, Better Block Project
    Isis Ferguson
    Program Manager, Place Lab, University of Chicago
    Carol Coletta
    Vice President, Community & National Initiatives, The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
    Rosabeth Kanter
    Professor, Harvard Business School; Chair & Director, Harvard University Advanced Leadership Initiative
    Amar Rajpurkar
    Vice President & Chicago Office Leader, HNTB Corporation

    Today, 80 percent of the U.S. population lives in cities, the majority of which were designed more than a century ago. CIW looks at the research and city planning efforts that will change the very look and feel of our urban centers and bring the American city into the 21st century—and beyond.


    *This Conversation is presented by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.


    What to expect: Harvard Business School Professor Rosabeth Moss Kanter on that bugaboo of all cities, traffic; Carol Coletta on creative placemaking; Isis Ferguson on fostering an arts community in Gary, Indiana; Jason Roberts on building a better block; Amar Rajpurkar on Chicago’s revitalization efforts