Seattle Art Museum
1301 1st Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101
Event Date: March 16, 2012 8:30:00 AM
CNU Cascadia invites you to our annual regional Summit—the premier venue for cross-disciplinary conversations that inform development, policy, and design of communities in the Pacific Northwest. This year our summit, a one day-conference, will explore the question “What does a sustainable, diverse, resilient community look like?”
Conference activities include:
- Three sessions covering measures of sustainability, bus service and development patterns, and green infrastructure/rainwater management
- Lunch keynote presentation by UBC Professor Patrick Condon
- Keynote panel discussion moderated by Diane Sugimura, City of Seattle DPD Director
- Downtown Bothell and Seattle Waterfront Tours (tickets also available separately)
- Friday Night Reception and Pecha Kucha
Conference and tour attendees will be eligible to receive up to 5.25 AICP Certification Maintenance (CM) credits. CNU continuing education credit is also available.
Registration for the 2012 CNU Cascadia Regional Summit is through Brown Paper Tickets: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/109540
CNU Cascadia is also partnering with the Seattle 2030 District to offer a Low Carbon Neighborhoods Micro-Charrette, a participatory workshop on the 2030 goals in South Lake Union, being held on Thursday, March 15 from 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Register for this event through the 2012 Summit registration page.
CNU Cascadia is a regional chapter of the Congress for New Urbanism (CNU) serving the bio- region of Washington, Oregon, and British Columbia. CNU Cascadia is a non-profit, all volunteer organization whose mission is to promote the awareness and practice of conservation, preservation, development, and redevelopment which support diverse, pedestrian-oriented, accessible, vibrant, and environmentally responsible communities and neighborhoods.