Two important seminars in Austin this April

Two important seminars in Austin this April

National Charrette Institute

Learn from the Leaders in Charrettes and Sustainable Urbanism
Bill Lennertz and Doug Farr present two important seminars back-to-back in Austin on April 2

NCI Charrette Certificate Module One: Introduction to NCI Dynamic Planning
Wednesday, April 2, 2008
9:00am - 12:30pm
AIA and AICP accredited

Take the first step toward your NCI certificate. Introduction to NCI Dynamic Planning is a stand-alone course that describes how a charrette works within the context of NCI Dynamic Planning. Learn all of the 45 tools involved in the three phases of charrette planning, management and follow-up and participate in a simulated charrette workshop exercise. Upon the completion of this course you will be eligible to complete your certificate by taking just one additional NCI module.

For more details and to register, please visit:

The Techniques and Metrics of Sustainable Urbanism
Wednesday, April 2, 2008
1:00pm - 5:30pm

Sustainable urbanism, the integration of walkable, transit-served urbanism with high performance buildings and infrastructure, needs to become the preferred pattern of growth over the next generation. Using Doug Farr's newly published Sustainable Urbanism: Urban Design with Nature, participants will learn the techniques and metrics of this emerging area of practice.

For more details and to register, please visit:

Though we encourage you to attend CNU XVI, registration at the conference is not necessary to attend these sessions. For more information on CNU XVI, visit

Related Link: National Charrette Institute Session at CNU XVI

For more information contact:

Tamara Failor
National Charrette Institute
3439 NE Sandy Blvd, #349
OR 97232

Phone: 503-233-8486
Email: [email protected]

Posted February 26, 2008

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