September 15, 2011
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CEOs for Cities

CEOs for Cities is teaming up with GOOD Design and the Institute for Urban Design for Urban Design Week. Based in New York City, Urban Design Week is a festival of events that engages residents in the public realm. Through a call for design ideas and a number of discussions, tours, screenings, and workshops, Urban Design Week emphasizes the importance of collective activism and public participation in designing cities. As part of the week's activities, CEOs for Cities will co-host an event on the power of civic crowdsourcing platforms, such as Change By Us, in shaping cities. Highlighting the importance of publicly generated ideas, Urban Design Week further reinforces the importance of incorporating citizen participation in city decision making....

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