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.

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

ACEEE Energy Efficiency as a Resource
Little Rock, AR | Sep 20-22

Small Developers Boot Camp
with John Anderson and Jim Kumon
Auburn, ME | Sep 28-29

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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