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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.

 

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It’s A Paperless, Paperless World..... Thinking Outside the Box to Gain Efficiencies through Prepaid Cards

April 23
11AM PT, 2PM ET
Duration: 1 hour

Public sector organizations are under intense scrutiny to operate as efficiently and effectively as possible and with maximum transparency. An important consideration is the way in which payments are made and managed. Prepaid cards can offer flexibility, security and accountability to governments as a method of dispersing benefits, healthcare and social care payments, child benefits and housing benefits to their constituents. 

Join GOVERNING and Bank of America Merrill Lynch for this webinar to explore the trends, future usage and problems solved with prepaid cards. You will learn about:

  • The impact of the new regulatory environment
  • Thinking outside the box for applications for prepaid card uses for your constituents
  • Where financial reform laws are taking us in regards to prepaid card
  • Facing the challenges of the chip and pin rollout
  • The Houston Housing Authority’s successful  card program

Moderator:

Mark Funkhouser, Ph.D.
Former Mayor, Kansas City, Missouri
Director, GOVERNING Institute

Featured Speakers:

Margaret A. Scopelianos
Executive and Managing Director
Public Sector Banking
Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Steve Helms
Head of Government Sector 
Prepaid Payment Solutions 
VISA  

Mark Thiele
Vice President
Housing Choice Voucher Program
Houston Housing Authority

Brian Greehan
Director
Card Solutions
Bank of America Merrill Lynch

 

For questions or details, contact:

Michael Shane
Registration Coordinator
916.932.1410
mshane@governing.com

 

 

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Approved for up to 1.2 CTP/CCM recertification credits by the Association for Financial Professionals.

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