2018 Conference: October 8-9, UW - Madison Memorial Union Growing Inclusive Communities
Just last week in Madison, we gathered to hear how local communities in Wisconsin are working to be the values that we cherish. Speakers included:
- Annette Miller of EQT by Design who opened the conference, speaking on inclusion and engagement.
- Appleton Mayor Tim Hanna, joined by Karen Nelson, the Diversity and Inclusion Coordinator for Appleton, described how the city is enacting equity and diversity in municipal operations.
- Revel Sims, Assistant Professor in the UW-Madison’s Department of Planning and Landscape Architecture, spoke on affordable housing challenges, evictions, and displacement.
Join us next year in Eau Claire for our 2019 Conference, October 3-4, 2019
Image above: Photo courtesy of Rep Ron Kind (https://kind.house.gov/contact/offices/eau-claire).
Image top: UW Memorial Union, Madison. Image © Wisconsin Union
Image upper-right: Appleton public art for placemaking and economic development. Image courtesy Nancy Frank.