San Francisco

New Models for a Maker Economy

Image courtesy of Flickr user Jonathan Haeber

Industrial vacancies are at an all time low in the face of a vigorous maker movement and continued expansion of San Francisco’s manufacturing and engineering/design sectors. What is the city doing to ensure the best use of its existing industrial stock and what innovative approaches to developing and financing new industrial spaces are underway? Join in a lively discussion about the future of industrial space in San Francisco.

+ Kate Sofis / SFMade
+ Corey Teague / San Francisco Planning Department
Gregg Miller / Coblenz Patch and Duffy
Mike Sanford / Kilroy Realty Development


free for SPUR members
$10 for non-members

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