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A Conversation with Mayor Rahm Emanuel
The Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program

Cost: Free
No Registration Required
The Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program is excited to invite you to attend A Conversation with Mayor Rahm Emanuel this Thursday, February 27 at 11:30am. Given the connection to Chicago, we thought this event would be of particular interest to the alumni of the University of Chicago currently residing in Washington, DC. We would greatly appreciate if you could send this invitation on to any individuals, listservs, or social media groups you feel would be appropriate. For those outside of Washington, DC, the event will be webcast. For more information and to register, please click here.

A Conversation with Mayor Rahm Emanuel
Thursday, February 27, 2014, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
The Brookings Institution, Falk Auditorium, 1775 Massachusetts Ave, NW, Washington, DC

Under Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s leadership, Chicago has continued its rise as a city known for policy innovation and action. On Thursday, February 27, the Metropolitan Policy Program at Brookings will host a conversation with Mayor Emanuel.

The mayor will talk about a broad range of issues, including Chicago’s newly announced Digital Manufacturing and Design lab and strategies to improve neighborhood schools, reduce youth violence, and rebuild infrastructure. Each of these investments brings together neighborhood anchor institutions, the private sector, and government partners to invest in the city’s research capabilities, workforce development initiatives, education institutions, and job creation efforts.

Amy Liu, co-director of the Metropolitan Policy Program, will open the program and introduce the mayor. The conversation will be moderated by The New York Times columnist David Brooks, after which Mayor Emanuel will take questions from the audience.

Join the conversation on Twitter with #ChicagoMayor.


Amy Liu

Senior Fellow and Co-Director, Metropolitan Policy Program

The Brookings Institution

Moderated Conversation

Moderator: David Brooks


The New York Times

The Honorable Rahm Emanuel


City of Chicago

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Event Contact

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Mari Meyer

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Event Information
Thursday, Feb 27 2014 at 11:30am [ iCal ]

Washington, DC