This thought-provoking symposium will explore the planning and development of mixed-use New Urban communities, towns and cities, and address the economic and financial benefits of informed urban development. It is ideal for architects, developers, elected officials, policymakers, real estate professionals, and urban planners, and is approved for 4.0 AICP CM credits.

In celebration of our 25th Anniversary, Gibbs Planning Group is pleased to host The Economics of Urbanism

Sponsored by  the Michigan American Society of Landscape Architects, Michigan Congress for New Urbanism, the Michigan Land Use Institute & The Urban Retail Institute


We are proud to present a distinguished roster of speakers, including Stefanos Polyzoides, James Howard Kunstler, Yaromir Steiner, James Tischler and Robert Gibbs.Learn more about them.

Birmingham, Michigan

9 am - 5 pm

The program will include discussions and case studies about the theory and practice of placemaking in this post-recession economy. Speakers will review architectural design, economic fundamentals, finance and urban planning.

Registration is easy. Join us on March 20, 2014 in Birmingham, Michigan.

MarCH 20, 2014