TX Innovation Lab: Civic Engagement and Trust Panel


  • When 26 May 2016, 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM Central Standard Time
  • Where Dallas City Hall Auditorium Dallas, TX 75201

Register Here - Lunch included

Hosted in partnership with Urban Management Association of North Texas

What you can expect:

  • Hear from Action-leaders from the private, non-profit and academic sectors
  • Share and learn about innovations regionally and nationally
  • Opportunity to connect and adapt ideas

The Alliance has developed a new series of programs called Innovation Labs that bring together leaders from across the country at all levels of local government looking to share, collaborate, and adapt solutions to civic trust and engagement. 

The event will kick off with a panel of action & thought leaders experts on the topic from the private, non-profit, and academic sectors:

1. Sana Syed, Director of Public Information Office, City of Dallas

2. Doug Goodman, Professor and Head of Public and Nonprofit Management Program, University of
Texas Dallas

3. Brent Brown, Founding Director, buildingcommunity WORKSHOP

4. Nicole Vleck, Senior Public Information Representative, HNTB Corp 

5. Chris Adams, President, Balancing Act

All attendees will receive a copy of survey results of the top innovations communities have introduced addressing the challenges around civic engagement and trust.  Following the panel, attendees will discuss and prioritize the innovations working in other parts of the country to determine what ideas could work in their organizations.

Individuals from all organizations, departments, and levels are invited if you are interested in informing and inspiring innovation to build civic trust and engagement. Lunch is included. SPACE IS LIMITED.

This is part one of a two part series. 


Thursday, May 26 from noon to 2:30pm


Dallas City Hall Auditorium - 1500 Marilla St, Dallas, TX 75201


Alliance and UMANT Members: $25
Non-Members: $75

Questions contact Greg Stopka, Central Regional Director, at 1-866-778-8067 or gstopka@transformgov.org.

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