Forward Cities to Merge with CEOS for Cities

CEOs for Cities has announced its merger with Forward Cities to create the largest network of cities focused on inclusive innovation and economic development. The name of the merged organization is Forward Cities. CEOs for Cities was founded in 2001 by Paul Grogan...

Forward Cities convenes in Cleveland

Last week in points across Cleveland, the national learning collaborative Forward Cities culminated two years of work fostering entrepreneurship and social innovation in minority communities. The four-day convening included an array of business, policy and foundation...

Loveland Technologies Pitches at Aspen Ideas Festival

At the 2016 Aspen Ideas Festival, Forward Cities Detroit council member and CEO of Loveland Technologies, Jerry Paffendorf, presented an ambitious idea: to map the entire world, parcel by parcel. The Aspen Ideas Festival is the nation's premier, public gathering...