Events

  • NCI Charrettes + Design Thinking

    June 26, 2017 - June 28, 2017 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

    Wasserstein Hall, Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA

    The MSU National Charrette Institute is hosting a training on NCI Charrettes plus Design Thinking Jun. 26-28, 2017, at Wasserstein Hall on the campus of Harvard University in Cambridge, MA.

  • Engage Battle Creek: Early Childhood Education

    July 21, 2017 1:00PM - 5:00PM

    McCamly Plaza, Battle Creek, MI

    On Jul. 21, 2017, the Institute for Public Policy and Social Research is hosting Engage Battle Creek at McCamly Plaza in Battle Creek. The focus of this event will be on Early Childhood Education.

  • Michigan Citizen Planner: Webinar Series - Class 4

    August 17, 2017

    The 2017 Master Citizen Planner (MCP) Webinar Series is designed to offer participants the latest updates and information on current topics. Webinars are the third Thursday of February, April, June, August, October and December from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

  • Hands-On Drone-to-GIS Workshop - MSU

    August 29, 2017 - August 31, 2017 8:30 a.m.- 5 p.m.

    MSU Geography Building, Room 219, 673 Auditorium Road, East Lansing, MI

    This unique three-day course, taught by experts in the fields of Aviation and GIS, teaches participants how to fly drones and collect data within existing regulations, and then turn data into a usable product.

  • Engage Grand Rapids: Children’s Health

    September 15, 2017 1:00PM - 5:00PM

    Courtyard Marriott, Grand Rapids, MI

    On Sept. 15, 2017, the Institute for Public Policy and Social Research is hosting Engage Grand Rapids at the Courtyard Marriott in Grand Rapids. The focus of this event will be on Children's Health.

  • Hands-On Drone-to-GIS Workshop - NMC

    September 18, 2017 - September 20, 2017 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

    Northwestern Michigan College, Parsons Stulen Building, 2731 Aero-Park Dr., Traverse City, MI

    This unique three-day course, taught by experts in the fields of Aviation and GIS, teaches participants how to fly drones and collect data within existing regulations, and then turn data into a usable product.

  • SPDC Special Guest Lecture: Henry Cisneros

    October 11, 2017 05:00:00 PM

    Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center, 219 S Harrison Rd, East Lansing, MI 48824

    In celebration of National Hispanic Month, the School of Planning, Design and Construction has invited special guest lecturer, Henry Cisneros, former HUD secretary and co-chair of the Bipartisan Policy Center's Immigration Task Force.

  • Michigan Citizen Planner: Webinar Series - Class 5

    October 19, 2017

    The 2017 Master Citizen Planner (MCP) Webinar Series is designed to offer participants the latest updates and information on current topics. Webinars are the third Thursday of February, April, June, August, October and December from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

  • NCI at MSU National Charrette Training - Chicago

    October 24, 2017 - October 27, 2017 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

    American Planning Association Headquarters, Chicago, IL

    The National Charrette Institute at MSU is hosting charrette trainings Oct. 24-27, 2017, at the American Planning Association Headquarters in Chicago.

  • Community Progress’ Vacant, Abandoned and Deteriorated Properties Academy – Connecticut

    November 6, 2017 - November 7, 2017

    Hilton Hartford 315 Trumbull St. Hartford, CT 06103

    Vacant, abandoned, and deteriorated properties are a major problem in communities around the country.

  • 2017 Making it in Michigan Conference and Marketplace Trade Show

    November 7, 2017

    Lansing Center, Lansing, MI

    The MSU Product Center is hosting their 10th annual Making it in Michigan Conference and Marketplace Trade Show on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, at the Lansing Center in Lansing.

  • Michigan Citizen Planner: Webinar Series - Class 6

    December 21, 2017

    The 2017 Master Citizen Planner (MCP) Webinar Series is designed to offer participants the latest updates and information on current topics. Webinars are the third Thursday of February, April, June, August, October and December from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

  • 2018 Zoning Administrator Certificate Program

    January 18, 2018 - January 19, 2018

    Ramada Grayling Hotel and Conference Center, 2650 I-75 Business Loop, Grayling, MI 49738

    The next Zoning Administrator Certificate Program will take place Jan. 18-19, 2018, at the Ramada Grayling Hotel and Conference Center in Grayling.

  • 2018 Reclaiming Vacant Properties Conference

    May 15, 2018 8:30AM - 2:00PM TBA

    The Wisconsin Center, Milwaukee, WI

    On May 15-17, 2018, an estimated 1,000 urban, suburban and rural leaders will gather in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, for the eighth Reclaiming Vacant Properties Conference hosted by the Center for Community Progress.