Cities around the world have great ambitions when it comes to addressing their biggest challenges. However, they don’t always have the resources they need to drive rapid progress on these goals. This past summer, 16 cities had a unique opportunity to bridge that gap when, as part of the Bloomberg Harvard City Leadership Initiative, a Harvard summer fellow was assigned to their city hall to help accelerate action on a mayoral priority.
Resources for City Innovators
Generative artificial intelligence promises to transform the way we work, and city leaders are taking note. According to a recent survey by Bloomberg Philanthropies in partnership with the Centre for Public Impact, the vast majority of mayors (96 percent) are interested in how they can use generative AI tools to improve local government.