November 14, 2017

The City of Long Beach is a national leader in civic, social, and government innovation. The Civic Innovation Summit highlights current innovation efforts among different governance sectors, and brings together the ingenuity of skilled leaders and actors that work towards developing urban solutions to improve the lives of residents. Everyone from designers and entrepreneurs to policymakers and activists are welcome to join and celebrate outstanding efforts around the use of open data, local government support, and facilitated design processes.

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Who Should Attendee

Government Employees

Local government professionals, managers, and City staff

City Officials

City commissioners, City Council members and staff


Community members interested in civic and social innovation


Entrepreneurs, business owners, and industry leaders interested in ways to partner with local government to make life better for communities


University faculty and students interested in public administration, public policy, design thinking, government technology, business administration, and innovation

2016 Award Winners



November 14, 2017


8:30 am to 2:00 pm



205 E Anaheim St, Long Beach, CA 90813



Watch the 2016 Civic Innovation Summit Video