The Tour

The Metropolitan Revolution is going on the road. Bruce Katz and Jennifer Bradley will appear with metropolitan leaders across the country to discuss the book and local innovations underway in each place. The tour will include stops in Berkeley, Chicago, Detroit, Las Vegas, New York, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, San Francisco, Washington, DC and more. Stay tuned for additional event announcements.

Past Events

  • January 15, 2014Kansas City, MO

    Presentation by Bruce Katz.
    6:30 pm | The Kansas City Public Library
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  • January 9, 2014Boston, MA

    Presentation by Bruce Katz. Note: The presentation is free and open to the public.
    5:30 pm | Innovation and the City Conference, District Hall
    Register

  • December 6, 2013Columbus, OH

    Presentation by Bruce Katz.
    8:00 am | Ohio State University

  • November 24, 2013Miami, FL

    Presentation by Jennifer Bradley.
    Miami Book Fair
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  • November 20, 2013Portland, OR

    Presentation by Bruce Katz.

  • November 15, 2013Seattle, WA

    Presentation by Bruce Katz.
    National League of Cities Congress of Cities and Exposition
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  • November 14, 2013Boulder, CO

    Jennifer Bradley with special guests.
    Startup Phenomenon Conference
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  • November 12, 2013Tucson, AZ

    Jennifer Bradley with special guests.
    Techonomy Conference: Tucson
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  • November 1, 2013Manchester, U.K.

    Bruce Katz with Manchester City Council Leader Sir Richard Leese
    10:00 am | Manchester Town Hall

  • October 30, 2013London, U.K.

    Bruce Katz with Benjamin Barber.
    6:00 pm | Centre for London
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  • October 30, 2013London, U.K.

    Bruce Katz with special guests.
    Royal Society for the Encouragement of the Arts, Manufactures & Commerce lunch forum

  • October 29, 2013London, U.K.

    Presentation by Bruce Katz.
    6:30 pm | LSE Cities Public Lecture
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  • October 28, 2013London, U.K.

    Bruce Katz with special guests.
    Centre for Cities lunch

  • October 24, 2013New York, NY

    Bruce Katz with special guests.
    Thinking Ahead/Center for Economic Transformation Lunch

  • October 23, 2013New York, NY

    Presentation by Bruce Katz.
    Roosevelt House/Hunter College Forum

  • October 23, 2013New York, NY

    Presentation by Bruce Katz.
    Furman Center Breakfast

  • October 18, 2013Chicago, IL

    Bruce Katz with Christopher R. Berry, Derek R.B. Douglas, Carol Marin and the Honorable Annise Parker, mayor of Houston.
    8:30 am | University of Chicago

  • October 17, 2013Chicago, IL

    Bruce Katz with Illinois Chair of Tri State Alliance for Regional Development Michael Mullen, Cook County Board President The Honorable Toni Preckwinkle, Metropolitan Planning Council president MarySue Barret and UIC College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs dean Mike Pagano.
    4:00 pm | University of Illinois-Chicago

  • October 16, 2013Pittsburgh, PA

    Bruce Katz with American Planning Association CEO Paul Farmer, PolicyLink founder and CEO Angela Blackwell and Kresge Foundation President and CEO Rip Rapson.
    2:15 pm | Carnegie Mellon University’s Remaking Cities Conference
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  • October 16, 2013Pittsburgh, PA

    Presentation by Bruce Katz.
    8:00 am | World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh
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  • October 14, 2013San Francisco, CA

    Jennifer Bradley with special guests.
    Code for America Conference

  • October 11, 2013Philadelphia, PA

    Presentation by Bruce Katz.
    University of Pennsylvania Legacy and Innovation Conference
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  • October 10, 2013Washington, DC

    Bruce Katz and special guests.
    Networks of Schools of Public Affairs Conference
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  • October 7, 2013New York, NY

    Presentation by Bruce Katz.
    CityLab Summit: Urban Solutions for Global Challenges
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  • October 3, 2013Toronto, ON

    Jennifer Bradley with special guests.
    Ramsey Luncheon

  • September 30, 2013Grand Rapids, MI

    Presentation by Bruce Katz.
    CEOs for Cities Conference
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  • September 26, 2013Cleveland, OH

    Bruce Katz on a panel with J Nowak and Associates LLC president Jeremy Nowak, Cleveland Museum of Art director David Franklin and Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs Center for Community Planning and Development director Ziona Austrian, moderated by Fund for Our Economic Future president Christine Amer Mayer.
    4:00 pm | Cleveland State University

  • September 26, 2013Cleveland, OH

    Presentation by Bruce Katz.
    12:00 | Cleveland City Club
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  • September 25, 2013Boston, MA

    Bruce Katz with Harvard Graduate School of Design Urban Planning and Design professor Jerold Kayden and Harvard Law School professor Gerald Frug
    Harvard Jt. Center for Housing/JFK School
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  • September 25, 2013Boston, MA

    Bruce Katz with special guests.
    12:00 pm | MA Department of Housing Luncheon

  • September 24, 2013Boston, MA

    Bruce Katz with Xavier de Souza Briggs and J. Phillip Thompson.
    6:00 pm | MIT
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  • September 24, 2013Boston, MA

    Bruce Katz with special guests.
    1:00 pm | Northeastern
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  • September 19, 2013San Francisco, CA

    Bruce Katz with San Francisco Mayor Edwin M. Lee, Lennar Urban president Kofi Bonner, San Francisco State University president Les Wong, and Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program research director Alan Berube.
    6:30 pm | Commonwealth Club
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  • September 19, 2013San Francisco, CA

    Bruce Katz with Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program research director Alan Berube, Bay Area Urban Division, Lennar president Kofi Bonner, UC Berkeley William W. Wurster dean Jen Wolch, Berkeley Mayor Tom Bates, and UC Berkeley Center for Cities and Schools executive director Deb McCoy.
    12:00 pm | UC Berkeley
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  • September 18, 2013San Francisco, CA

    Bruce Katz with SPUR San Jose Director Leah Toeniskoetter
    12:30 pm | San Jose Chamber of Commerce/SPUR/Downtown Association luncheon
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  • September 17, 2013Detroit, MI

    Bruce Katz with Dan Gilbert and Ed Luce.
    Techonomy Conference: Detroit
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  • July 20, 2013Washington, DC

    Bruce Katz and Jennifer Bradley with special guests.
    6:00 pm  | Politics & Prose
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  • July 18, 2013Chicago, IL

    Bruce Katz and Jennifer Bradley with Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation vice president Julia Stasch.
    8:00 am | University Club of Chicago

  • July 16, 2013Detroit, MI

    Bruce Katz with Midtown Detroit Inc. president Sue Mosey and Detroit Economic Growth Corporation president & CEO George Jackson.
    12:00 pm | Detroit Economic Club
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  • July 11, 2013Philadelphia, PA

    Bruce Katz and Jennifer Bradley with Mayor Michael A. Nutter and Mark Zandi.
    5:30 pm  | Next City & The Reinvestment Fund
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  • July 9, 2013Washington, DC

    Bruce Katz and Jennifer Bradley with Johanness Linn, Abha Joshi-Ghani, Gregory Ingram, and Rakesh Mohan.
    3:30 pm | The World Bank Institute
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  • June 29, 2013Aspen, CO

    Bruce Katz and Jennifer Bradley with special guests.
    Aspen Ideas Festival
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  • June 24, 2013Las Vegas, NV

    Bruce Katz with special guests.
    8:00 am | Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce Breakfast
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  • June 22, 2013Las Vegas, NV

    Presentation by Bruce Katz.
    11:00 am | US Conference of Mayors 81st Annual Meeting
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  • June 19, 2013Washington, DC

    Bruce Katz and Jennifer Bradley with special guests, moderated by PBS NewsHour senior correspondent and Washington Week managing editor Gwen Ifill.
    7:00 pm | 6th and I Historic Synagogue
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  • June 18, 2013New York, NY

    Presentation by Bruce Katz.
    CityAge: The Global MetropolisRegister

  • June 17, 2013New York, NY

    Bruce Katz and Jennifer Bradley with Newark Mayor Cory Booker and Rockefeller Foundation President Judith Rodin, moderated by ABC News chief political correspondent George Stephanopoulos.
    6:30 pm | 92nd Street Y
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