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Summit: Exploring Paths to Collaboration on Green Cities (not hosted by GlobalPDX)

04/26/2017 @ 5:45 am - 11:15 am


Intertwine Alliance partners, The Nature of CitiesThe Bullitt FoundationUrban Greenspaces Institute, and PSU’s Institute for Sustainable Solutions are teaming up for the Nature of Cities Summit: Exploring Paths to Collaboration on Green CitiesThe event will feature a group of 23 green city luminaries from around the world for an afternoon of presentations and small group discussions, followed by a happy hour. Themes will include adaptation to climate change and green infrastructure, equity and inclusion, governance across jurisdictional boundaries, creating university and community partnerships, and sustaining green city building over time.

The summit is part of a three-day International Symposium during which the international delegation will meet with local and national leaders. The purpose is twofold: to explore the possibility of an international “Transdisciplinary Summit of Ideas on The Nature of Cities” to be held in 2018, and to have an engaging, groundbreaking, interdisciplinary, and international discussion about the nature of cities.

Space is limited to 150. Tickets range from $15 to $30, with early-bird registration available through April 7.

For more information and to register click here.


This event is not hosted by GlobalPDX.


5:45 am - 11:15 am


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