The 7th Annual MetroForum "State of the South Florida Economy": South Florida's Next 20 Years

MetroForum: South Florida's Next 20 Years - Facing Critical Issues, Answering Hard Questions

Join the FIU Metropolitan Center’s lead researchers and national experts as we present hard data and a “no-holds barred ” discussion on the critical issues and challenges defining Miami’s economic future, and what to do about it:

  • Economic Opportunity and Wage Dynamics
  • The Economy and Affordable Housing
  • Economic and Environmental Resiliency

Introduction

Image Celebrating South Florida's leading "think tank" since 1997

Dr. Ned Murray, AICP, Associate Director, FIU Metropolitan Center

Image Toward a New Framework for Community Development

Image Toward a New Framework for Community Development

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Thomas M. Cornish, Chief Operating Officer, BankUnited

Image Community Development's Challenges and Opportunities

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Kevin Greiner, MUP, JD, Senior Fellow, FIU Metropolitan Center

Image The Shape of Things to Come: Building a Resilient Economic Future in Miami

Image The Shape of Things to Come: Building a Resilient Economic Future in Miami

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Alan Berube, Senior Fellow and Deputy Director - Metropolitan Policy Program, The Brookings Institution

Image Achieving Inclusive Growth in a Disruptive Age

Image Achieving Inclusive Growth in a Disruptive Age

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Dr. Tiffany G. Troxler, Sea Level Solutions Center

Image SLR Projections and Potential Impacts

Image SLR Projections and Potential Impacts

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Julie Dick, Julie Dick Law, P.A.

Image The Challenges of Resiliency Planning

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David Prodger, British Consul General Miami

Image Creating a Resilient Public Infrastructure in Coastal Areas

Image Creating a Resilient Public Infrastructure in Coastal Areas

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Dr. Maria Ilcheva, Assistant Scholar/Senior Researcher, FIU Metropolitan Center

Image Reviving the Culture of Preparedness

Image Reviving the Culture of Preparedness

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Program Wrap-Up

Image Audience Engagement through Panel Discussion