We're looking for creatives in Dallas and New Orleans to work with local urban leaders and present solutions for civic challenges.
GOOD Ideas for Cities taps creative problem-solvers to tackle real urban challenges proposed by civic leaders and present their solutions at live events across the country. Thanks to our partnership with CEOs for Cities and a generous grant from ArtPlace, we're taking the program to six cities in 2012.
In Dallas, individuals can attend a kickoff event on April 13 to join one of three teams. In New Orleans, individuals can apply and will be placed on one of three teams. In each city, the teams will work together with their civic leaders for several weeks to create a solution to their urban challenge, presenting their idea at a free event that anyone can attend.
More information on how to attend the June 6 event will be posted soon.
Creatives who want to participate can register as individuals here. Deadline to apply is May 10 and a kickoff event will be held May 12. You'll get more details when you register.
More information on how to attend the July 12 event will be posted soon.
For examples of how the events work, see our videos from previous events, watch a video of an event in San Francisco, view a growing list of all ideas presented since 2008, or read recaps of the events from the last three years.
We hope to see you at an upcoming GOOD Ideas for Cities event! If you want to bring the program to your city or have any questions about applying, email alissa[at]goodinc[dot]com or follow us at @IdeasforCities