2016 Summit — Welcome

Welcome to the 2016 Sustainable Cities Summit

Frank Sesno, founder and host of Planet Forward and director of The George Washington University School of Media and Public Affairs, welcomes participants and streaming viewers to the 2016 Planet Forward Summit on Sustainable Cities, held April 21-22, in Washington, D.C.

The focus of this year's Summit was how we might manage urban growth sustainably, and featured mayors, public and private sector leaders, journalists, academics, students, innovators and entrepreneurs. Over the course of two days, participants discussed the stories, innovations and people who will transform our cities in the coming decades. 

How do you move the Planet Forward? Tweet us @planet_forward or contribute to the conversation with your own story.