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.

Arctic Blog Series
Nunavut, Nunavik, Greenland | Jul 13-31

Daybreak Parade of Homes
South Jordan, UT | Jul 31-Aug 15

Workforce Development Strategies
Indianapolis, IN | Aug 6-7

Entrepreneurial & Small Business Development Strategies
Minneapolis, MN | Sep 10-11

People Habitat
with Kaid Benfield and Hazel Borys
online | Sep 17

AIA Women’s Leadership Summit
Seattle, WA | Sep 17-19

Custom Residential Architects Network
Minneapolis, MN | Sep 19-23

Bicycle Urbanism Symposium
Richmond, VA | Sep 28-29

Hourglass Foundation
with Kaid Benfield
Lancaster County, PA | Oct 1

International Economic Development Council
Anchorage, Alaska │ Oct 4-7

San Francisco, CA | Oct 5-8

Urban Planning Film Festival
Deadline for short film submissions is July 31st.
Hollywood, CA | Oct 8-11

Cottage Court Workshop
with John Anderson and Bruce Tolar
Decatur, GA | Oct 12

CEOs for Cities
Indianapolis, IN | Oct 12-14

CanU7: Canada’s Urban DNA
Ottawa, ON | Oct 14-16

Building the 21st Century City
with Jeff Speck and Hazel Borys
Cleveland, OH | Oct 21

San Jose, CA | Oct 26-29

Washington, DC | Nov 18-23

AIA Academy of Architecture for Justice
Miami, FL | Nov 18-21

Clean Air Through Energy Efficiency Conference
Galveston, TX | Dec 1-3


New Partners for Smart Growth
Portland, OR | Feb 11-13

Phoenix, AZ | Apr 2-6

Philadelphia, PA | Apr 19-21

48th National Congress on Housing & Homelessness
Canadian Housing and Renewal Association
Montreal, QC | Apr 12-15

Call for Proposals until Aug 15
Philadelphia, PA | May 19-21

CNU 24
Detroit, MI | Jun 6-12


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

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

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