Designed for practitioners of all kinds — from public policymakers to urban designers — EcoDistricts for Practitioners delivers vital tools for accelerating urban regeneration projects and spurring neighborhood-driven change.
This EcoDistricts training is set for April 25, 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., in Atlanta.
The urban marketplace is rapidly growing with opportunity to change the way we revitalize our cities. In this engaging half-day training course, you’ll get a guided tour of the EcoDistricts Framework — a research-driven tool for cultivating public-private-civic partnerships and creating innovative district-scale projects — and learn firsthand how to fit all of the pieces together and accelerate sustainable development in your community, from the neighborhood up.
Objectives for this course include:
- Exploring the business case for EcoDistricts and why scale matters
- Identifying the key opportunities of development
- Studying the EcoDistricts Framework and Performance Areas
- Understanding practical governance and engagement models
- Assessing an EcoDistrict, setting goals, and prioritizing projects
- Applying the EcoDistricts approach to real or mock projects
Credits available: 3.5 LEED CE, 3.5 AIA LU
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For further information about EcoDistricts Training events, contact:
Rina Brulé, Events and Training Director at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To learn more about EcoDistricts, visit ecodistricts.org.