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Wed., Oct. 15

Breakout Sessions

The Power of Parks, Heritage and Outdoor Assets

Your Charter: Refreshed

Placemaking Execution – Think/Act Like a Developer

Farmers Markets: Grow Your Community with Local Food


Thurs., Oct. 16

General Session
Why Good Hackers Make Good Citizens
Catherine Bracy, director of community organizing, Code for America


Breakout Sessions

I Am Rural – Hear Me Roar

Under the Weather: Economic Impacts of Unexpected Climate Changes

Crowdfunding: Tapping into Local Investment Power

Boomer Turnover at City Hall – Fast and Furious Are you Ready?


Fri., Oct. 17

General Session
The Role of the Arts in Placemaking
Jamie Bennett, executive director, ArtPlace America


Breakout Sessions

Civic Engagement as a Placemaking Strategy

Council/Manager Relationships

State & Federal Affairs Update