Charrettes 101 Seminar in Washington, DC

Charrettes 101 Seminar in Washington, DC

National Charrette Institute


There is still limited spaces available at the December 4th "Charrettes 101: Best Practices and Lessons Learned" seminar! Please register as soon as possible to reserve your seat at this exciting event.

Charrettes 101: Best Practices and Lessons Learned

This NCI seminar is taught by Bill Lennertz who will draw upon his in-the-trenches experience from over 150 Charrettes. Bill will teach what a Charrette is, who can benefit from the process, when it can be used, and how it works.

Following this one-day seminar and course notebook, participants will have learned:

* The theory of facilitating transformative community change

* What a Charrette is and when it can be used

* The tools and techniques for planning and running a Charrette

* Lessons learned from the most difficult Charrette stories

* How to design Charrettes that: build the public's trust by making them co-authors of the plan; turn NIMBYs into champions by transforming their preconceptions and providing win-win solutions; get supporters out of the house by making Charrettes involvement relevant and worthwhile.

This course is accredited with the AIA for 6.5 Learning Units (hours).

Date and Location:

December 4, 2002

Charles Sumner School

The Great Hall (Room 301)

1201 17th. St. NW

Washington, DC 20036

*in Cooperation with the US EPA.

Cost:

Private Sector: $295

Nonprofit and government Sectors: $175

Please make reservations through NCI's website at:

What is the NCI Charrette?

The NCI Charrette is a collaborative planning process that harnesses the talents and energies of all interested parties to create and support a buildable smart growth plan.

What is NCI?

The National Charrette Institute is a nonprofit educational institution. NCI's mission is to help communities achieve healthy transformation through the NCI Charrette. Our actions include teaching the art & science of Dynamic Planning and the Charrette process, advancing the field of community involvement, and facilitating Charrettes for communities with limited resources.

Questions?

Related Link: Register for Charrettes 101

For more information contact:

Jared Pruitt
National Charrette Institute
321 SW 4th Ave., Suite 800
Portland
OR 97204
USA

Phone: 503-228-9240
Fax: 503-228-2010
Email: [email protected]
Web: http://www.charretteinstitute.org

Posted November 21, 2002



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