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  • District Hall 75 Northern Avenue Boston, MA, 02210 United States (map)

Bringing New Urbanism to Scale: New England

The Urbanism Summit features the best of what is happening to create thriving places in New England. The conference brings together urbanists of all backgrounds for a full day of regionally-focused idea-sharing, storytelling and collaboration.

Updates and information can be found at the URBANISM SUMMIT website.  

----------- THURSDAY, MARCH 30 ---------------
All events will be held in Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA 

Mobile Workshop: The Changing Dynamics of Retail of Harvard Square
2:00 - 4:30 PM
Meet at 50 Church Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 (Ground Floor Lobby) 
Please arrive by 2:00 for a 2:15 departure.  

Kick-off Party + Keynote with Robin Chase, founder of Zipcar / author, "Peers, Inc: How People and Platforms are Inventing the Collaborative Economy and Reinventing Capitalism"
5:00 - 8:00 PM
50 Church Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 (4th floor Atrium)
Speaking program will run from approximately 6:00 to 7:15PM.  

----------- FRIDAY, MARCH 31 ---------------
Main Gathering Event
All sessions will be held at District Hall, 75 Northern Avenue, Boston, MA 02210
8:00 AM -- Registration and breakfast
9:00 AM - 12:15 PM -- Morning plenary + breakout sessions
12:15 - 1:30 PM -- Lunch in the neighborhood
1:30 - 5:15 PM -- Afternoon sessions + plenary
Please refer to the fully-detailed schedule with speaker and session information on the Summit website:

We greatly look forward to seeing you. Please contact Barbara Jacobson, Program Manager at (857) 919-5695 or with any questions you may have. 

With many thanks, 
The CNU New England 2017 Summit Team

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