Please join us for breakfast

with the Maker City team and U.S. News and World Report

As we launch Maker City Rankings

May 23, 2017 8:00 - 10:00 AM

The Palace Hotel

French Parlor
2 New Montgomery St
San Francisco, CA

U.S. News and World Report will be unveiling their public policy innovation platform. This new venture encompasses their Best Country, Best States, and upcoming Best City project to bring transparency to the crossroads between the public and private sectors and the communities they serve. We will be discussing how we are using data and storytelling to benchmark progress and innovation on a local, national, and global scale.

Panel Moderator

  • Eric Gertler, Co-Chairman, U.S. News and World Report


  • Anne Blender, SVP, Account Director, BAV Consulting – a WPP Company
  • Peter Hirshberg, Co-Founder, Maker City project
  • Tim Ward, Senior Partner, McKinsey & Co.