QUICK REFERENCE GUIDE: PROGRAM THEMES

THE SOCIABLE CITY SUMMIT program follows three primary themes with six focused topic areas for discussion.

PLAN FOR PEOPLE
PLAN FOR PEOPLE
SMART GROWTH PLANNING for the nightlife culture requires foresight and infrastructure with an expanded focus on how people use a mixed-use hospitality zone at different times of day and for different purposes.
ASSURE SAFETY
ASSURE SAFETY
ASSURING NIGHTTIME SAFETY requires systems to prevent crime and disorder in public space and in private venues. This requires a continuum of partnerships. Police, fire, private security, venue management, staff and district ambassadors all have a role to play to create a welcome and safe social environment for residents and visitors.
ENHANCE VIBRANCY
ENHANCE VIBRANCY
VIBRANCY IN HOSPITALITY ZONES can be enhanced by creating a seamless flow of social experiences in public and private spaces—from sidewalk cafes and buskers to live entertainment in restaurants, bars and clubs.

DISCUSSION TOPICS

QUALITY OF LIFE TOPICS
QUALITY OF LIFE TOPICS
Sound Control | Trash Pick-up | Cigarette Litter | Public Restrooms | Public Civility | Resident Forum | Vandalism | Zoning Standards | Mediation | Agent of Change
PUBLIC SAFETY TOPICS
PUBLIC SAFETY TOPICS
Licenses | Closing Time | Crowds | Officer Training | Ambassador | Safety Alliance | Business Mentor | CPTED | Crime Prevention | Early Assistance | Data Driven Strategy | Permits
ENTERTAINMENT TOPICS
ENTERTAINMENT TOPICS
Performance Venue | Dining Venue | Social Venue | Calendars | Craft Culture | DIY Events | Demographics | Talent Development and Retention | Economic Impact | Destination Marketing
MOBILITY TOPICS
MOBILITY TOPICS
E-Hail | Safe Rides | Taxi Stands | Valet Parking | Transport Hubs | Parking Safety | Traffic Safety | DUI Prevention | Public Transit Hours | Street Closure | Pedestrian Safety
VENUE SAFETY TOPICS
VENUE SAFETY TOPICS
Safety Plan | Server Training | Security Training | Nightlife Alliance | Customer Service | Age Identification | Patron Behavior | Sexual Assault | Extended Hours | Community Forums
PUBLIC SPACE TOPICS
PUBLIC SPACE TOPICS
Outdoor Dining | Public Markets | Vendors | Kiosks | Pedestrian Safety | Street Performers-Buskers | Food Trucks | Accessibility | Panhandling | Lighting

SUBMIT A WORKSHOP PROPOSAL: Want to share your story? Submit a proposal on one or more themes.

 

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