ByNicole Rupersberg, Urban Innovation Exchange
January 1, 2018
Lourdes German, Founder and Director of the Civic Innovation Project, was recognized by as a remarkable individuals leading urban change in the Innovator of the Week Series, produced by Urban Innovation Exchange, in partnership with Meeting of the Minds, The Kresge Foundation and Issue Media Group.
BostInno's State of Innovation brings together more than 1,000 business leaders and professionals in the technology industry and honored Lourdes German, Founder & Director of the Civic Innovation Project with an Alumni Impact Award, in recognition of her role fueling Boston's growth as a leader in innovation.
The Civic Innovation Project teamed up with the Rappaport Center for Law and Public Policy at Boston College to host “Governing in a Digital Age” - a joint program focused on issues related to innovation in governance around public records and open data.
Producer and host of the television show Innovation Showcase, Jay Sugarman, featured the Civic Innovation Project on the show, which highlights a range of groundbreaking efforts in the innovation eco-system in the fields of business, science, technology, education, and the arts.