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Leadership Council

Connect with the activists and strategists at the forefront of a growing movement.

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Upcoming Training & Events

Pro Walk / Pro Bike / Pro Place

September 8-11, 2014 | Pittsburgh, PA
Join us in Pittsburgh in September for the premier active transportation conference.
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Future of Places International Conference

September 1-3 | Buenos Aires
Join us in Buenos Aires with some of the world’s most profound minds and dedicated professionals on the subject of public space and placemaking.
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September 8-9 | Pittsburgh, PA
Calling all members! Experts, public officials, and activists from around the world will convene for a day and a half to discuss the future of Placemaking.
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The 9th International Public Markets Conference

March 26-28, 2015 | Barcelona
Meet us in Barcelona to discuss the transformative role of public markets with leaders from around the world.
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October 17-18, 2014 | New York City
Learn how to create or grow a thriving public market in your city and join us on a tour learning from the markets of NYC.
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Placemaking: Making It Happen

TBD Dates in Fall 2014 | NEW YORK CITY
Bring your spaces from ordinary to extraordinary with this intensive two and a half-day training.

Our Programs

Our partner to advance Placemaking in the global south.

A forum on the future of our cities. A collaboration between UN Habitat, Ax:son Johnson Foundation and us.

A program for rural communities to convert their own good ideas into reality.

Our partner in supporting and activating public spaces in the heart of American cities through the Heart of the Community program.

A program to advocate for bicycle-friendly and walkable communities.

A clearinghouse for Context Senstive Solutions resources funded by FHWA.