Placemaking Conference

A biennial event featuring leading experts on important community issues.

April 3, 2017

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April 3, 2017

Norman, Oklahoma

The Placemaking Conference is a biennial event hosted by the University of Oklahoma Institute for Quality Communities. The conference features renowned speakers on issues of vital importance to today’s communities and an audience of hundreds of citizens and leaders that are working to make great places in Oklahoma.

In 2017, we will feature people with stories about making positive contributions to their communities.

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Videos from past conferences are available below.

2015 Conference

Candy Chang
Carol Coletta
Gil Penalosa
Mariela Alfonzo
Karen Lee, M.D.
Vincent LoVoi
Chuck Marohn
Wilfred McClay
Tripp Muldrow
Tom Murphy
Jeffrey Tumlin
Watch 2015 Videos

2013 Conference

Hank Dittmar
Christopher Leinberger
Jeff Speck
Dan Burden
Sid Burgess
John Cock
Ellen Dunham-Jones
Ron Frantz
Richard Jackson
Ethan Kent
Jason Roberts
Donovan Rypkema
Watch 2013 Videos