Brownfields 2015 is a conference and trade show focused on environmental revitalization and economic redevelopment. The 16th National Brownfields Training Conference is expected to attract thousands to Chicago for three days of training, networking and business development September 2-4, 2015.
Smart Cities Week participants will leave the conference with a keen understanding of the top strategic issues leaders must address as they plot a smart city course - from visioning, planning and breaking down silos to the interplay of cross-cutting technologies and innovation with core city functions like human services and public safety. The conference will feature the following tracks: Built Environment and Urban Planning, Energy and Utility, Transportation, E-Government, and Next-generation Technologies. Join Smart Cities Week Sept. 14-16 in Washington, DC.
The 2015 AMPO (Association of Metropolitan Planning Organizations) Annual Conference will be held October 20-23 in Las Vegas, and AMPO has put out a call for presentation proposals. The conference brings together policy board members, executive directors, technical staff, federal and state employees, and consultants to share information on a variety of MPO issues. Individuals may submit multiple abstracts (limit three per organization). Presentations that market specific products, vendors, and services will not be accepted. Submission Deadline: April 1, 2015.
At Rail~Volution you will be exposed to the best minds on livability in the country and the world, hear concrete examples that illustrate the rediscovery of community that is sweeping the country, and have a chance to ask hard questions and explore cutting edge ideas in more than 80 workshops, networking events, toolbox sessions and mobile workshops. AICP CM credits are available for some sessions. October 25-28 in Dallas, Texas.
Equity Summit 2015 will ground inclusion, justice, and prosperity in the urgent issues of today and connect them to the creativity and bold vision of the equity movement. Advocates from Ferguson to New Orleans, Minneapolis to New York, and all points in between, will be part of interactive panels, tours, and in-depth, skills-building sessions that showcase how local leaders can impact policy change. Equity Summit 2015 will forge powerful partnerships for building an equitable and prosperous nation. Join the summit Oct. 27-29 in Los Angeles, California.