The 9th annual Conference is two days of education, inspiration and collaboration on topics of interest to anyone who cares about the convergence of economic prosperity, ecological integrity and social/cultural vibrancy in community design and development.
Register now to attend the largest and longest standing sustainability conference in the Midwest. Now in our 9th year, we are gearing up for our best show ever! With more than 25 workshops, three mobile tours, two keynote luncheons, a breakfast plenary session, a networking reception and dozens of vendors and exhibitors, you'll find take -aways in every hour of this two-day event. Hotel rooms are inexpensive and within walking distance and Dubuque's riverfront is gorgeous when the leaves turn in the fall.
Check out our programming page to read descriptions of this year's workshops, featuring presenters from across the continent who will deliver new research, case studies and the latest best practices to help you plan and implement projects and programs related to economic prosperity, ecologic integrity, social vibrancy, equity and resilience.
Hosted by the City of Dubuque, Iowa and Sustainable City Network, the Growing Sustainable Communities Conference will be held at the Grand River Center located in the Port of Dubuque at 500 Bell Street. The 9th annual Conference is two days of education, inspiration and collaboration on topics of interest to anyone who cares about creating great towns and cities that stand the test of time.
500 Bell St
Dubue, IA 52001
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