On Dec. 8, developers, nonprofits, philanthropists and community members gathered for the first ever IDEALAB
, presented by Soapbox Media and Issue Media Group.
Eight panelists from Cincinnati, Denver, Detroit and Minneapolis presented their ideas, projects and best practices, followed by a keynote address from Eric Avner of The Haile Foundation. Attendees then went on a tour to hear about three Cincinnati projects: the Hellmann Creative Center
; the educational partnership between Cincinnati Children's Hospital
, Cincinnati Public Schools
; and the food innovation district vision for Findlay Market