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Neighborhood Placemaking is the Remedy to “Unnatural Causes” Affecting Health
Markese Bryant , Remix: The Soul of Innovation (SM)
This session will bridge silos in conversations taking place around “building healthy communities,” “gentrification,” and “opportunity in the innovation economy.” Moving it from, “creating access to healthier lifestyle options, affordable housing, and looking for the next Silicon Valley, to, creating platforms for place-based innovation to help communities meet their own needs and drive their own development.
Data, economic development, health, innovation, neighborhood economics, USA
Sandra Davis, Program Manager, Building Healthy Communities- California Endowment Dr. Prince White, Program Coordinator, DetermiNation/Urban Peace Movement Tiffany Gibson, Higher Ground Neighborhood Development Corp Markese Bryant, Remix: The Soul of Innovation (SM)
Place Matters, Episode 5 of the acclaimed PBS documentary “UNNATURAL CAUSES”: http://www.unnaturalcauses.org/episode_descriptions.php?page=5 Why Place by the California Endowment: http://www.calendow.org/why-place/ Discovering Creative Clusters on the Edge: http://shiftdatmix.org/index.php/discovering-creative-clusters-in-places-on-the-edge/
- June 14, 2017
Final day to submit an idea.
- June 15 - 29, 2017
Commenting and voting period. All sessions open for voting.
- June 30 - July 13, 2017
Judging panel and final selection by SOCAP17 Content Team.
- July 14, 2017
Winning sessions announced to session organizers.
A lucky person will receive 2 free tickets to SOCAP17 and other impact-themed prizes!ENTER TO WIN