State of Downtown
Each year, State of Downtown sets the agenda for downtown revitalization efforts and attracts over 600 business and community leaders. This annual breakfast previews downtown revitalization initiatives and projects, and serves as a stimulus for exchanging ideas and prioritizing goals for the central business district.
BUILDING VALUE DOWNTOWN
19th Annual State of Downtown breakfast
January 25, 2017 | 8:00 – 10:00 am | Memorial Auditorium
What makes a city loveable? Why do we connect emotionally with some places and not others? And, why does it matter? Join Downtown Sacramento Partnership and local community and business leaders for the 19th Annual State of Downtown to explore the powerful economic development implications of the mutual love affair between people and their places.
Keynote Speaker: Peter Kageyama
A renowned speaker on urban planning, innovation and placemaking subjects, Peter Kageyama is the author of For the Love of Cities: The Love Affair Between People and Their Places and the follow-up, Love Where You Live: Creating Emotionally Engaging Places. Focusing on bottom-up community development and the amazing people who are making change happen, Peter will explore the powerful economic development implications of the mutual love affair between people and their places.
Thank you to our sponsors
Bank of America, CIM, Colliers International, David S. Taylor Interests, Inc., Delfino Madden, Downtown Commons, Downtown Railyards, Hines, Honey Agency, Markstein Beverage Co. of Sacramento Services, Sacramento Regional Transit, Sacramento State, SAFE Credit Union, SMUD
About the State of Downtown
Attendees can park at the Memorial Auditorium garage located on 14th Street between H Street and I Street. There is also on-street parking available in the area.