Private Capital, Public Good: The 2014 Daniel Burnham Forum on Big Ideas

Today's fiscal and political realities make private and philanthropic investments ever more important to building communities. New tools like social impact bonds are rapidly moving from concept to reality. In Washington, Congress is debating how to leverage private and nonprofit involvement in infrastructure and housing. The latest Burnham Forum will zero in on these issues from the perspectives of the investors and communities working with new partners.

This year's talk features guest speaker Congressman John Delaney and a panel discussion with Ben Hecht, CEO of Living Cities; John Rahaim, planning director of the City and County of San Francisco; and William Anderson, FAICP, president of the American Planning Association.

Learn more about the Daniel Burnham Forum of Big Ideas: planning.org/burnham.

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