PlaceMatters has partnered with the National Charrette Institute on a number of occasions, providing trainings and giving panel presentations at conferences. One of our common themes is "High Touch, High Tech Charrettes." During the sessions we talk about the advantages of low tech and when it makes sense to bring in high tech.
Below I have embedded a video that is a montage of clips filmed during a downtown revitalization Charrette in Wichita Kansas. Blog Post