Strategies for Fostering Social Innovation in U.S. Cities


Monday, March 1, 2010, 8:30am


Belfer Center, Bell Hall

Panel of Social Innovators

About the Seminar
Guests joined us for breakfast with a panel of social entrepreneurs and urban leaders to discuss different approaches to encourage and support social innovation in American cities. Moderated by former Indianapolis Mayor Stephen Goldsmith, current director of the Innovations in Government Program at the Ash Center, the panel included:

Christopher Gergen, Director of the Entrepreneurial Leadership Initiative at Duke University

David Harris, President and CEO of the Mind Trust in Indianapolis

Paul Vandeventer, President and CEO of Community Partners in Los Angeles

This event was co-sponsored by the Center for Public Leadership, Urban Policy PIC, and Social Enterprise in Action.

Innovations in Government Seminar Series
This event is part of the Innovation in Government Seminar Series, which explores various aspects and approaches to the study of government innovation. This year-long series seeks to educate and inform the next generation of government innovators.