You are invited to spend a day learning from special guest speakers, diverse panelists, elected officials, policy makers and civil servants on topics such as:
- The intersection of democracy and economics - how participatory budgeting could help bay area youth afford to remain living here as adults.
- Using engagement frameworks for rethinking education, innovation and how cities successfully engage citizens on contentious issues.
- Applying collaborative research methods that prevent the conflict between authenticity and action-ability, identifying common ground for action.
Stay for a second day of certification workshops and load your toolkit with participatory budgeting solutions, civic engagement frameworks and best practices to include citizens and residents in improving our communities.