Downtown Partnership News

Summer in the city

By Kris Michell | Downtown Partnership News

There’s nothing quite like summertime in San Diego. From the 2016 MLB All-Star Game at Petco Park, to the world-renowned Comic-Con International to San Diego Symphony’s Summer Pops on the Embarcadero, there’s been a little something for everyone this summer. Here’s a quick recap of several of this season’s most exciting happenings:

Technology-driven success for a new urban environment

By Kris Michell

Cities around the country and the world are experimenting with new ways to use technology to create business opportunities and improve people’s lives. They’re finding solutions in transportation, health care, education, and many other areas of life.

San Diego is among those cities, and much of this work is happening Downtown.

‘Smart’ at the heart

By Kris Michell | Downtown Partnership News It’s good to get an endorsement from people who have a reputation for greatness. National Geographic is one of the most highly respected publications and TV networks in the media industry, so it’s deeply satisfying to see their esteemed documentary series “World’s Smartest Cities” recognize San Diego.