What is The City Institute?


The City Institute shares lessons learned from Detroit to inspire individuals, organizations and cities to innovate for a better future.

Offerings include Learning Journeys, in-depth experiences that focus on Detroit as a classroom including site visits, panel discussions, and case studies; the City Experience Program, advice and resources to help cities craft interactive experiences that connect locals and newcomers to the people, places and projects that make each city unique; and Keynotes and Workshops, presentations and interactive workshops to share Detroit’s lessons learned at events and conferences locally and around the world.


What We Offer

Learning Journeys

city experience program

keynotes & workshops