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.

Make a Green Public Space!
Izmo Summer School 2016
Torino, Italy | Jul 20-29

Pro Walk Pro Bike Pro Place
Project for Public Spaces
Vancouver, BC, Canada | Sep 12-15

EcoDistricts Summit
with Hazel Borys, Scott Bernstein, Curt Upton and others
Denver, CO, US | Sep 12-15

CanU8: Urban Shift
Implementing People-Centred Design
Edmonton, AB, Canada | Sep 22-24

Annual Econ Dev Conference
International Economic Development Council
with Hazel Borys, Scott Bernstein, and others
Cleveland, OH, US | Sep 25-28

Designing Cities
National Association of City Transportation Officials (NACTO)
Seattle, WA, US | Sep 26-29

Form-Based Codes Institute
FBC201: design
Phoenix, AZ, US | Sep 29-30

The Art of Architecture: Hand Drawing and Design
University of Notre Dame School of Architecture
South Bend, IN, US | Sep 29-Oct 1

Creative Placemaking Summit
Arts Council of Greater Lansing
Lansing, MI, US | Oct 6

New Urban Film Festival
Los Angeles, CA, US | Oct 6-9

San Francisco, CA, US | Oct 9-12

Green Urbanism
International Experts for Research Enrichment and Knowledge Exchange
Italy | Oct 14-16

Form-Based Codes Institute
FBC101: introduction
Washington, DC, US | Oct 17

National Charrette Institute
NCI Charrette System Certificate Training
Portland, OR, US | Oct 17-19

National Charrette Institute
NCI Charrette Management and Facilitation
Portland, OR, US | Oct 20-21

ULI Fall Meeting
Dallas, TX, US | Oct 24-27

Oregon and Washington APA Joint Conference
With keynotes from Hazel Borys and Joe Minicozzi
Portland, OR, US | Oct 26-28

Surrey Social Innovation Summit
Surrey, BC, Canada | Nov 23

Econ Dev Leadership Summit
International Economic Development Council
Jacksonville, FL, US | Jan 29-31, 2017

Winter Cities Shake-Up 2017
Showcasing the Worlds’ Coolest Season
with Hazel Borys and others
Edmonton, AB, Canada | Feb 16-18, 2017

Fed Forum
International Economic Development Council
Washington, DC, US | Apr 9-11, 2017

AIA 2017
Orlando, FL, US | Apr 27-29, 2017

ULI Spring Meeting 2017
Seattle, WA, US | May 2-4, 2017

CNU 25
Seattle, WA, US | May 3-6, 2017

APA 2017
New York, NY, US | May 6-9, 2017

Economic Future Forum
International Economic Development Council
Little Rock, AR, US | Jun 4-6, 2017

Econ Dev Annual Conference
International Economic Development Council
Toronto, ON, Canada | Sep 17-20, 2017

ULI Fall Meeting 2017
Los Angeles, CA, US | Oct 23-26, 2017

APA 2018
New Orleans, LA, US | Apr 21-24, 2018

AIA 2018
New York, NY, US | Jun 21-23

APA 2019
San Francisco, CA, US | Apr 13-16, 2019

APA 2020
Houston, TX, US | Apr 25-28, 2020


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

Form-Based SmartCode

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