YIMBYtown 2022: tickets are now on sale
Attracting attendees from across the United States and abroad, YIMBYtown 2022: Fair and Sustainable Cities will be the fourth gathering of community leaders, organizers, planners, policy makers, educators, housing providers and anyone interested in sharing resources and strategies for building more affordable, sustainable and equitable communities.
We invite you to join Sightline’s housing team with a growing list of leading urban planning thinkers and advocates, including:
- Keynote speaker Demsas of Jerusalempolitical journalist at Vox (and soon to be moved to The Atlantic), who has written extensively about the housing crisis in the United States
- Jenny SchutzPhD, Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution and author of Fixer-Upper: How to Repair America’s Broken Housing Systems
- Vivek ShandasPhD, professor at Portland State University and a leading expert on climate impacts in cities
- Candace Avalosexecutive director of Verde, based in Portland
- Mike KingsellaCEO of Up for Growth
And while we don’t want to give away all the spoilers, there will also be a “Youth vs. Oregon Department of Transportation” roundtable (YIMBY’s future looks bright!) and a slam on the subject of Moth-style housing.
Updates on the conference program are forthcoming at yimby.villewhere you can sign up to receive direct updates via email, and via the conference Facebook and Twitter feeds itself. Contact Aaron Brown and me with programming questions.
Tickets are available on a sliding scale with scholarships available. Many thanks to YIMBYtown Sponsors making this conference possible and accessible to a greater number of members of our pro-homes community. Sponsorship opportunities are always available – just contact Aaron and me for more information.
With questions about ticketing, refunds and venue logistics, including COVID-19 Policiescontact Iden Campbell McCollum.
See you in Portland in just 44 days…