T O P I C S

At the Consulate, our motto is "The City is Everything."

So what do we talk about? Pretty much everything—


Architecture & Design


Civil Rights & Human Rights


Real Estate & Development


Media, Journalism & Technology


Segregation & Gentrification


Immigration & Migration


Parks, Recreation & Open Space


Tactical Urbanism & Placemaking


Hospitality & Tourism


Arts, Culture & Humanities


Democracy & Citizenship


History & Preservation


Public Space & Public Life


Environmental Sustainability


Entrepreneurship & Equity


Transit, Biking & Mobility


Public Health & Wellness


Philanthropy & Local Investing


Civic Data & Technology


 Diplomacy & Global Exchange


Social Justice & Racial Equity


Urban Policy & Planning


Community Design & Development


Public Education & Schools


Food Justice & Urban Agriculture


Housing & Homelessness


Governance & Politics