Speakers Forum

Beyond the Most Livable City:
Writing the Story of Well-Being Innovation

Innovation has incredible potential for improving our well-being by advancing the accessibility and affordability of healthcare, as well as introducing us to new ways of caring for ourselves and our families. Watch the recorded event to explore the role well-being innovation plays in the life stories of people and communities.

Beyond the Most Livable City:
Writing the Story of
Well-Being Innovation

Innovation has incredible potential for improving our well-being by advancing the accessibility and affordability of healthcare, as well as introducing us to new ways of caring for ourselves and our families. Watch the recorded event to explore the role well-being innovation plays in the life stories of people and communities.

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Writing the Story of Well-Being Innovation

What role does innovation in well-being play in the stories of real people? How can you improve your well-being through innovations that are being developed right here in Colorado? Join us for an evening of conversation with leaders who are pioneering new ways of improving the everyday lives of people and communities.

  • Experience virtual reality and discover local start-ups during our opening Tech Reception.
  • Talk with national leaders who are changing the ways we advance mental health and well-being.
  • Learn how you can improve your own well-being through simple, accessible innovations.

About the "Beyond the Most Livable City" Series

The Mental Health Center of Denver's “Beyond the Most Livable City” Speakers Forum series creates opportunities for conversation and action surrounding continued growth in Denver, with equity and intersectional inclusivity at its heart. We discuss ways in which we must come together to ensure Denver is a “most livable city” for all of our communities in the region.

The livability of our city – the economic opportunity, vibrant culture and proximity to nature – has made Denver one of the highest growth areas in the country. While this growth has spurred development and improved the quality of life for many, it has created additional challenges for others around social exclusion, displacement and affordability. Join us in discovering new ways of improving community well-being in Denver.

Thank You to Our Partners

Previous "Beyond the Most Livable City" Speakers Forum Events

Smart Growth, Shared Vision | September 2018

This event featured three panelists on the forefront of community growth and explored what equitable development means for the future of Denver as we work to make this place a "most livable city" for all.

Senator Rhonda Fields
Colorado State Senator,
CO-29 (Aurora/Arapahoe County)
Champion for stronger, safer and more vibrant communities.

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Beth Mosenthal
Architect, Anderson Mason Dale
Citizen architect dedicated to engaging design to improve people’s experience in the built environment.

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Jeff Romine
Chief Economist, Denver Office of Economic Development
Leader in fostering equitable and sustainable economic development in Denver.

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A Home for All in Denver | March 2018

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This forum featured Dr. Tiffany Manuel and explored the challenge of rising housing costs and ensuring everyone has a place to call home in Denver. 

Dr. Tiffany Manuel, Vice President of Knowledge, Impact & Strategy
Enterprise Community Partners

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Q&A: Your Questions Answered

During our program, participants had the opportunity to submit questions – see below for the responses, and sign up here to stay part of the conversation.