Meetings and Events
Vancouver, B.C., Canada, September 12 – 18, 2016. The world’s leading Place advocates, practitioners, and policymakers will converge in Vancouver for an intertwined series of gatherings around Placemaking, transportation, and the shaping of cities. Held in conjunction with Pro Walk/Pro Bike/Pro Place, Placemaking Week will also feature a PLC-hosted Placemaking Leadership Forum.
Vancouver, B.C., Canada, September 12 – 15, 2016. Join us for North America’s premier active transportation and livable communities conference. The 19th Pro Walk/Pro Bike/Pro Place in Vancouver is expected to draw 1,000 city planners, transportation engineers, public health advocates, elected officials, placemakers, community leaders, and professional walking and bicycling advocates. The biennial conference is presented by the National Center for Bicycling and Walking, a program of Project for Public Spaces.
Previous Leadership Council Convenings
At the global meeting of the Placemaking Leadership Council members convene to share resources, to discuss the future(s) of the field, and to further develop the goals and potential impacts of the growing Placemaking movement.
Fueled by the ideas and momentum generated in the PLC’s first year, everyone at the 2014 annual meeting in Pittsburgh agreed that it was time to take action! For details, and our plan for progress, download the full PLC Pittsburgh Report, Shaping a Placemaking Campaign.
The inaugural summit took place in Detroit in April 2013. Download the meeting report, Creating a Common Agenda for Placemaking: the View from Detroit.