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NEW YORK, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday, May 12, Meeting of the Minds/Living Cities asked the question, "How Could Cities Better Connect All Their Residents to Economic Opportunity?" Civic and business leaders responded with a series of far-sighted blogs about everything from fair housing and urban mobility to entrepreneurism and jobs. Bloggers included Jonathan Reckford, CEO of Habitat for Humanity International; Ken Thompson of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation; and thought leaders from corporations, nonprofits, and city governments.

Kim Davis, Editor-in-Chief of Future Cities, was proud to be included on the blog roll. You can read Kim's blog, "Cities & Poverty: Connecting the Dots," here: http://www.ubmfuturecities.com/author.asp?section_id=391&doc_id=526709

Meeting of the Minds (http://cityminded.org) is the premier international leadership conference for sustainable cities. Sponsors include Cisco, IBM, and Toyota. Living Cities (http://www.livingcities.org) harnesses the collective power of philanthropy and financial institutions to improve the lives of low-income people and the cities where they live.

UBM's Future Cities (http://www.ubmfuturecities.com) is published by UBM Tech, which specializes in building and operating highly engaged communities of qualified users within specialist B2B markets using a strategy of best-practices focused on content.

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Kim Davis
Editor-in-Chief, UBM's Future Cities
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kim.davis@ubm.com

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UBM Tech (http://www.ubm.com/tech) is a global media business that provides information, events, training, data services, and marketing solutions for the technology industry. Its media brands and information services inform and inspire decision makers across the entire technology market – engineers and design professionals, software and game developers, solutions providers and integrators, networking and communications executives, and business technology professionals. UBM Tech's industry-leading media brands include EE Times, Interop, Black Hat, InformationWeek, Game Developer Conference, CRN, and DesignCon. The company's information products include research, education, training, and data services that accelerate decision making for technology buyers. UBM Tech also offers a full range of marketing services based on its content and technology market expertise, including custom events, content marketing solutions, community development, and demand generation programs. UBM Tech is a part of UBM (UBM.L), a global provider of media and information services with a market capitalization of more than $2.5 billion.

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