Promoting civic leadership
for a better Los Angeles.


A new Los Angeles

Los Angeles has the potential to lead the world in innovation. Future of Cities conference is designed to create a conversation about how to empower those who will make it happen, and put Los Angeles on the world stage when it comes to thinking forward.

Los Angeles is just a more open place. The way L.A. functions is that people give you a forum. They say, Show us what you can do.
- Esa-Pekka Salonen
People cut themselves off from their ties of the old life when they come to Los Angeles.  They are looking for a place where they can be free, where they can do things they couldn't do anywhere else.
- Tom Bradley
Tip the world over on its side and everything loose will land in Los Angeles.
- Frank Lloyd Wright


MixLA: 1984 to 2028 with Renata Simril

FOCLA founder Donna Bojarsky, sits down with Ms. Renata Simril to discuss the bid, the future of Los Angeles, homelessness, gentrification, and of course, the Olympic Games.

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