UT Opportunity Forum Presents — Austin Anchors & The Innovation Zone: Building Collaborative Capacity

The University of Texas at Austin, LBJ School of Public Affairs, Room 3.122

12:15pm – 1:45pm

Lunch provided.

What are anchor institutions in Austin, and what role will they play in addressing our city’s pressing challenges such as: affordability, equity, workforce, health, sustainability and mobility? Additionally, how will the proposed Austin Innovation Zone provide opportunities for community-wide collaboration to improve quality of life for all of Austin? Join us for this timely discussion informed by a year of research from the LBJ School of Public Affairs.

Registration: Attendance is free but seating is limited and an RSVP is required.  Online event registration is available at: https://building-collaborative-capacity.eventbrite.com

PANELISTS:
Awais Azhar – Master of Public Affairs and Master of Science in Community and Regional Planning, expected 2016
Catie Bialick – Master of Public Affairs, expected 2016
Virginia Cumberbatch – Master of Public Affairs, expected 2016
Kathleen Rubin – Master of Public Affairs, expected 2016
David Thompson – Master of Public Affairs, expected 2016
Chandi Wagner – Master of Public Affairs, expected 2016

Presenters’ Profiles

CO-SPONSOR:
LBJ School of Public Affairs