We incubate new products to help drive economic vitality and positively change the lives of people and communities. The team combines a diverse background in product, design, strategy, and technology with a passion for change.
We explore several interrelated trends impacting economic vitality for people and communities, including:
Globalization and technology are redefining the future of work and changing the demand for all kinds of human capital. How can we help people achieve upward mobility in the rapidly changing job world of work?
Solution: WorthiSM by Citi
Innovation creates new jobs and drives growth for people and communities. How can we help cities build on their local strengths to attract and develop the talent, ideas, and resources needed for growth?
Solution: City BuilderSM by Citi
The CUPID program embeds students from top universities in innovation activities across Citi, where they co-create and design strategic product and service solutions while gaining exposure to various aspects of Citi's businesses. CUPID projects help strengthen Citi's relationships with leading universities and enable talented students—many of whom are women, people of color, and/or come from non-traditional backgrounds—to engage with the firm on solving complex, real-world challenges.
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City Builder® by Citi is a free, data-driven platform designed to help investors, fund managers, developers, municipalities, and community members make impactful, place-based investments, beginning with U.S. Opportunity Zones. City Builder provides investors with tools and information about local demographics, social needs, and investment funds to help them find investment opportunities that will make a positive impact.
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Studio's Emerging Technology program monitors and analyzes emerging technologies with the greatest potential to drive economic vitality and transform the lives of people and communities. Working closely with Citi colleagues and the external innovation ecosystem, the team learns, envisions, and co-creates new products with an eye to the future.
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WorthiSM by Citi is a free, online tool that provides personalized market insights and resources for workers to improve their skills in today’s evolving job market. Leveraging data on 1,800+ roles and 17,000+ skills, Worthi can help users identify and grow their skills, explore new professional paths, and confidently pursue their career goals.
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