Peter Kageyama is the co-founder and producer of the Creative Cities Summit, an interdisciplinary event that brings together citizens and practitioners around the big idea of the city. Peter is the former President of Creative Tampa Bay, a grassroots community change organization. He has spoken all over the world about bottom up community development and the amazing people that are making change happen. 


Speaking Engagements


What Peter Talks About

  • How we create more engaged citizens without major resources
  • The role of technology, particularly social media in our relationship with our city and each other – and how it actually builds social capital
  • What are the “Most Lovable” cities and how we can learn from them
  • How we fall in love with our cities; what works and what we don’t respond to
  • How a small number of people who are “in love” with their city can have major impacts
  • What little things matter in the relationship with place making
Peter Kageyama For The Love Of Cities

Who Should Attend

  • Government leaders
  • Planners and City Managers
  • Arts and Cultural leaders
  • Entrepreneurs and business leaders
  • Education leaders
  • Concerned citizens who want to improve their community


For samples, please see the Media section.

Peter Kageyama Speaking Services