Are you ready for a rising tide? Climate resiliency at next month’s LOCUS New England Leadership Summit

Join LOCUS and LOCUS Massachusetts for a lively Building for Resiliency panel at the 2018 LOCUS New England Leadership Summit, happening October 24, 2018 at the Boston Society of Architects in Boston, Massachusetts. Register here >>

Boston is not alone in dealing with the challenges of climate adaptation. All around the globe coastal cities are scrambling to adapt their built environments and communities to the coming challenges of climate change. This year’s New England Leadership Summit gathers leaders in the field to discuss planning, building, and community organizing techniques for incorporating climate resiliency and environmental justice into the development process.

APA Members may receive up to 8.5 CM credits to maintain AICP certification through APA New England for the full conference.

This panel will be led by a talented lineup of real estate, planning, and environmental professionals, including:

Maria Belen Power
Associate Executive DirectorGreenRoots
Lisa Serafin



Rich McGuinness
Deputy Director for Climate Change and Environmental PlanningBoston Planning and Development Agency

The 2018 LOCUS New England Leadership Summit is a special, day-long opportunity to collaborate with and learn from like-minded real estate and development professionals on cutting edge policy ideas and real estate deals that will help redefine the future of walkable, triple-bottom-line development across the region. 

We look forward to seeing you next month!

Also happening at the 2018 LOCUS New England Leadership Summit

2018 LOCUS New England Leadership Award

Do you know an exemplary real estate developer or investor who is creating great walkable places and has displayed great public leadership to advance smart growth development in New England? If so, nominate them for the 2018 LOCUS New England Leadership Award by September 30, 2018. Full eligibility and criteria are available on our website.

New England Development and Investment Showcase

The first ever New England Development and Investment Showcase is an event where town planners, economic development directors, chamber of commerce leaders, and anyone with challenging development opportunities can exhibit their project sites to a diverse group of real estate and economic development industry insiders. Submit information about your site here.