[CFP] The Ignite Workshop 2018 (Aug 1-3)

Ignite Connecting Technologies & Communities: Understanding and Facilitating Community-Based Technology Innovation August 1-3, 2018 | College Park, Maryland Smart and connected communities hold the promise of improved safety, health, sustainability, and economic development. Realizing this promise depends upon investment in smart and connected community infrastructures, but no matter how much is spent on technical infrastructures […]

Annual Advancing and Redefining Communities for Emergency Management (March 25 & 26, 2013)

A local Washington DC conference March 25 & 26, 2013 at Georgetown University – Annual Advancing and Redefining Communities for Emergency Management  (ARC for EM) www.arc4em.org (there is a registration fee). The ARC for EM conference is done in partnership with the Veterans Emergency Management Evaluation Center (VEMEC). This year’s conference theme is Redefining Community […]

Community and Financial Logics in Startup Banks

Do startup organizations do better if the founding team has a financial perspective, focused on shareholder return, or a community orientation, focused on building up the local community (or both)? To learn more, check out this article in the Academy of Management Journal December 2012 issue. Arriving at the Starting Line: The Impact of Community […]