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.

Winter Cities Shake-Up
Edmonton, AB | Jan 28-30

New Partners for Smart Growth
Baltimore, MD | Jan 29-31

Leveraging P3 for Housing Affordability, Equity and Resilience
with Ben Brown, Donna Blaze, Bruce Tolar, Sarah Landry, Stacey Epperson, and R. John Anderson
Baltimore, MD | Jan 31

Groves Award
Nominations Due | Jan 30

The Driehaus Form-Based Codes Award
Submissions Due | Feb 4

CAPS-ACEAU Conference
with keynote speakers Charles Montgomery, Hiring Matunga, Hazel Borys, Michael Gordon
Winnipeg, MB | Feb 5-7

DesignAlabama Mayors Design Summit
with keynote speaker Kaid Benfield
Opelika, AL | Feb 10

Form-Based Codes 202: Design
Savannah, GA | Feb 13-14

CNU Florida Summit
Orlando, FL | Feb 19-20

National Building Museum Lecture Series
with keynote speaker Kaid Benfield
Washington, DC | Mar 4

ULI Awards
Submissions Due | Mar 16

Public Markets with Project for Public Spaces
Barcelona, Spain | Mar 25-28

Seattle, WA | Apr 18-22

47th National Congress on Housing & Homelessness
Canadian Housing and Renewal Association
Winnipeg, MB | Apr 28 – May 1

Dallas Fort Worth, TX | Apr 29-May 2

ULI Spring Meeting
Houston, TX | May 13-14

Atlanta, GA | May 14-16

LOCUS Leadership Summit
Smart Growth America
Washington, DC | Jun 2-3

Future of Places
Stockholm, Sweden | Jun 29-Jul 1

Making Cities Livable
Bristol, UK | Jun 29-Jul 3

Washington, DC | Nov 18-23


Phoenix, AZ | Apr 2-6

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

CNU 24
Detroit, MI | Jun 6-12


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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