Nigel Jacob, Urban Technologist-in-Residence at Living Cities and convener of its City Accelerator initiative, speaks at Lipscomb University's Collaboration 101 conference about leading examples of urban innovation that relied on collaboration and the emerging practice of collective impact to improve the lives of low-income residents.
Jacob is scheduled to speak at 1:50 Eastern/ 12:50 Central/ 10:50 Pacific on Tuesday, October 21.

At 1:50 p.m., former POY and leader of the City Accelerator initiative Nigel Jacob will discuss urban innovations to help the poor.




Cynthia Eisenhauer completed 34 years in public service in January 2007, most recently as Chief of Staff for Iowa Governor Tom Vilsack and Lt. Governor Sally Pederson. She has served in the Cabinets of both Republican and Democratic governors, and worked in state, county and city governments. She is recipient of the 1994 IBM Harvard Fellow Award and studied public policy at the Kennedy School of Government. In 1976, she earned a Master of Public Administration degree from Drake University. An adjunct professor at Iowa State and Drake Universities, Eisenhauer was named a 2004 Woman of Influence by the Iowa Business Record.

March 7, 2011

Iowa Charter Agencies: Did They Work?

Can Iowa's Charter Agencies initiative create more public value and help close the budget gap better than regular agencies? We believe the answer is a resounding "Yes."