Inaugural Downtown Symposium @ Downtown SLC: July 16
Inaugural Downtown Symposium
When: July 16th, 2013 Where: Marriott City Center, 222 South State Street Cost: Tickets are $50 per person Register: downtownslc.org/tickets
11:30 am Registration
Noon Downtown Achievement Award Luncheon Honoring People and Organizations who Love Downtown
Mayor Ben McAdams
Valter Nassi of Valter’s Osteria
Salt Lake City Greek Festival
1:15 pm Keynote Speaker Peter Kageyama is an internationally recognized expert on community development and grassroots engagement. He is the author of For the Love of Cities, which explores in detail the value of emotional engagement with our cities, how that connection is created and nurtured, and how it can be turned into a development resource for places.
4:30 pm Downtown Conversations & Main St. Walking Tour
“Who are we?”Help define Downtown’s brand and look for ways to integrate your business with Molly Mazzolini from Infinite Scale Design.
“Where are we going?” Identify your priorities for downtown’s future with Molly Robinson, Salt Lake City’s Urban Designer.
“Get out in your Downtown” Walk down Main Street with Kirk Huffaker from Utah Heritage Foundation for an up-close look at historic transformations taking place downtown today.
4:30 pm Downtown Leaders Reception Build relationships and share what you’ve learned with other community leaders and business owners.