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NewTV's Jay Sugarman Features the Civic Innovation Project on Innovation Showcase Show




March 11, 2016

Innovation Showcase, a program of NewTV Media Center hosted by Jay Sugarman, features and highlights a range of groundbreaking efforts throughout the state. The ongoing series endeavors to inform viewers about exciting innovations and creative individuals across the fields of business, science, technology, education, and the arts. 

Civic Innovation Project Founder and Director, Lourdes German, was pleased to join host Jay Sugarman to discuss the Civic Innovation Project and her plans to develop a Learning Lab for Cities on the platform, that would facilitate city-to-city learning with respect to emerging innovations and engage citizens to learn about their communities. 

To watch the full episode, click here.    


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