Mayor Patrick Speaking at the National League of Cities Summit

Mayor LaRhonda W. Patrick was a featured panelist at the National League of Cities, City Summit discussing "University Research Partnerships: A Small City Model for Innovation."

She highlighted the impact the City of Warner Robins has received through its partnership with Georgia Tech for the Digital Twin City program. Warner Robins is currently the only city in the world utilizing this uniquely designed software.

Mayor Patrick's participation on the panel reinforces Warner Robins’ dedication to fostering innovation and standing as a guiding light for other cities aiming to make a significant impact.

This summit provides a vital platform for leaders to exchange ideas, discuss best practices, and collectively address challenges in cities of all sizes.

Other panelist include Georgia Institute of Technology Professor Ellen Dunham-Jones, Executive Director of Partnership for Inclusive Innovation Debra Lam, Ames Iowa Ward One Representative Gloria J. Betcher, and Atkins Foundation President and Civic Leader Rukiya Thomas.