Placemaking Events

Practitioner, advocate or activist, there’s always plenty going on in the pursuit of more livable communities. See below, and check back often as more come on line.

New Partners for Smart Growth
Denver, CO | Feb 13-15

Plazas, Squares and Other People Places
Stefanos Polyzoides
online | Feb 20

Building Healthy Places: Unlocking the Value
Los Angeles, CA | Feb 20-21

Sustainable Zoning and Development Controls

APA’s Planners Training Service
San Diego | Feb 20-21

Real Estate Development and Reuse
International Economic Development Council
Baltimore, MD | Feb 20-21

Preparing a Form-Based Code
Form-Based Codes Institute (FBCI)
Tustin, CA | Feb 24-25
Charlottesville, VA | May 22-23

Developing Serenbe
New Strategies and Techniques for Building Sustainable Communities
Registration limited to 20 participants.
Chattahoochee Hills, GA | Mar 3-5

Sprawl Repair from Phoenix to Miami
Galina Tachieva
online | Mar 20

The Economics of Urbanism Symposium
Design & development best practices for mixed-use urban projects
James Tischler, Stefanos Polyzoides, James Howard Kunstler, Yaromir Steiner, and Robert Gibbs
Birmingham, MI | Mar 20

Federal Economic Development Forum

International Economic Development Council
Washington, DC | Mar 23-25

ULI Spring Meeting
Vancouver, BC | Apr 9-11

Smart Codes Mean Business: Serving Pent Up Demand
Matthew Lewis
online | Apr 17

Atlanta, GA  |  Apr 26-30

CNU 22
The Resilient Community
Buffalo, NY  |  Jun 3-8

SmartCode Calibration: Coding Character
Hazel Borys, Susan Henderson, Marina Khoury, and Matthew Lambert
Buffalo, NY | Jun 4

C’mon Get Happy: Creating Happier & Healthier Communities
Charles Montgomery, David Sloan Wilson, Naomi Sachs, and Hazel Borys
Buffalo, NY | Jun 5

Chicago, IL | Jun 26-28

LOCUS Leadership Summit
Real estate developers and investors advancing walkable, sustainable communities
Washington, DC | Jun 17-18

CIP / API: People Matter
Fredericton, NB | Jul 9-12

ULI Fall Meeting
New York, NY | Oct 21-24

New Orleans, LA | Oct 22-24


Atlanta, GA | May 14-16


Chicago Architecture Foundation’s 
Lunchtime Lectures Chicago, IL  |  every Wednesday

Place Matters 
with Dr. Katherine Loflin  |  every Thursday at 11 am Eastern
or via free podcast on iTunes

tweet chats 
hashtag #cplan with Hazel Borys & guest  |  3rd Thursdays at 3 pm Eastern

Form-Based SmartCode

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