City of Tucson

Tier 5: Track Sponsors

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The City Manager’s Office Of Economic Initiatives combines Economic Development, Annexation, Small Business Assistance, and Special Events coordination into one team to assist our community in all efforts to improve Tucson’s economic environment.
The City of Tucson understands that these activities are interrelated and have a major impact on the economic vitality and long term success of our City.

Creating a Livable City: Climate Change and the City of Tucson
Date: Oct 14, 19
Time: 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Location: Coconino, Tucson Convention Center

Join us to explore what it means to create a livable city in the era of climate change! This panel, moderated by Gina Murphy-Darling, Founder and CEO of Mrs. Green’s World, will feature City of Tucson staff from Environmental and…

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Building Innovative Cities: Mayor's Spotlight Sessions
Date: Oct 11, 19
Time: 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Copper Ballroom, Tucson Convention Center

An opportunity for smaller group discussions with the morning panelists. Topics will include: Developing a blueprint for strategic public/private partnerships; Practical solutions in leadership – thinking ahead while managing the day-to-day and the future of American mid-size metropolitan cities.

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Building Innovative Cities: “Smart Cities” Discussion
Date: Oct 11, 19
Time: 13:45 pm - 15:30 pm
Location: Copper Ballroom, Tucson Convention Center

A “Smart Cities” approach to urban development believes that investments in technology and infrastructure are essential to quality of life, performance of City services and a clean and sustainable environment. This afternoon session will bring together three nationally recognized “Smart…

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Sonora Rising : A Story of Water, Bread, and Life in the Tucson Desert
Date: Oct 14, 19
Time: 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Location: Coconino, Tucson Convention Center

Water and wheat — foundations of life for millennia. In the American Southwest’s arid Sonoran Desert, water flows across Arizona from more than 300 miles away to quench the thirsts of over four million people and sustain the food, economy,…

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