Every year, Bloomberg Philanthropies hosts CityLab, the preeminent meeting of city leaders and the top minds in urbanism and city planning, economics, education, art, architecture, public- sector innovation, community development, and business. Its goal: is to find solutions to the most pressing challenges facing cities around the world. CityLab is part of the American Cities Initiative, a suite of investments that empower cities to generate innovation and advance bold policies capable of moving the nation into the future. Past CityLabs have been hosted in New York, Los Angeles, London, Miami, Paris, and Detroit.
Top photo: Panelists speak during CityLab, an annual conference on urban innovation in partnership with Bloomberg Philanthropies, the Aspen Institute, and The Atlantic.