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9/10 - Save the Date! Beyond the Meeting: Creative Community Engagement

Updated: Jan 2, 2020

Community engagement is changing in the 21st century, and organizations are moving from a 'check-the-box' approach to a more robust, holistic framework for involving the public in their decision making process. Learn how planners are innovating in the realm of community engagement - both online and offline. Featuring a panel of planners from the public, private, and nonprofit sections, this session will leave attendees with rich anecdotes and concrete strategies that can be applied to their work engaging their own communities.

  • Jeremy Shackett, Engagement Strategist, Bang the Table

  • Abby Monroe, Public Participation Officer, City of Chicago, Department of Planning and Development

  • Erin Cigliano, AICP People-Place Planner + Creative Strategist, Teska Associates, Inc.

  • Drew Awsumb, AICP Deputy Community Development Director, City of Highland Park

DATE: Monday, September 10, 2018

TIME: 3:00-5:00 PM


CM CREDITS: 1.5 pending

COST: $15 Professional, $5 Student


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