An open exchange of ideas to explore short-term actions which effectuate long-term sustainability of urban communities around the world. In 38 years, at the midpoint of the 21st century, cities will have experienced unprecedented growth—serving larger and more diverse populations than ever in history. Urban investment represents unique opportunity to achieve multi-sector goals in a public-private manner. How can communities balance today’s market forces and long-term goals in a manner which produces durable value?
The City in 2050 dialogue has been made possible by a leadership grant from the Galbreath Family Foundation.