Applications For The Next City Vanguard Conference Is Open And Due!
New York City (Repost)Release Announcement ~ Dear Next City Readers,
Time is running out to apply for our 2017 Vanguard conference in Montréal. Your application is due by Monday, December 12 at midnight Eastern time.
At the 2017 Vanguard in Montréal, join 40 of the brightest young urban leaders for four days of learning, exchanging ideas and building relationships. Participants will be selected through a competitive application process and the only requirement is that you must be 40 or younger and have demonstrated some change in a city.
The free conference, happening May 31 through June 3, will include workshops, tours and conversations about the newest ideas in urban development, transportation, tech and politics. You will leave Montréal inspired by new perspectives and more connected to the growing urbanist movement transforming our cities.
"The diversity of expertise and perspectives made for the best un-conference I have ever attended. Only at Next City have I seen a panel discussion turn in on itself and engage the entire audience in dialogue," says Gunnar Hand, Senior Urban Designer, SOM LA.
"The Vanguard conference gave me the confidence to think boldly and initiate the next positive change in my city," says Titus Moolathara, Library Supervisor, Free Library of Philadelphia.
Don't miss out on this rare opportunity to get to know Montréal and 39 other urban leaders. Remember, applications are due December 12.
Tom Dallessio AICP/PP/FRSA
President, CEO & Publisher