Living Future Conference coming to Portland

December 4, 2017

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This spring, the annual Living Future conference by the International Living Future Institute (ILFI) will be held in Portland.
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In May 2018, the International Living Future Institute[2] (ILFI) is organizing its annual Living Future[3] conference. A global community of change-makers is expected to converge in Portland from May 1 to 4 for one of the world’s leading events in regenerative design. The theme for 2018 is ‘Authenticity and Action.’

Raj Patel, research professor in the LBJ School of Public Affairs[4] at The University of Texas[5] (Austin), and Terry Tempest Williams, writer, are the keynote speakers. The conference, which will be held at Oregon Convention Center[6], will cover a range of topics, including:

On Friday, May 4, a panel discussion will be held on “Right 2 Root: A Community-centered System for Equitable Development in N/Ne Portland.” Speakers include Cat Goughnour (Radix Consulting Group), Charles Kelley (ZGF Architects), Grayce Bentley (Healing Hues), and Gabrielle Riley (ZGF Architects).

For more information, e-mail LF@living-future.org[7]. To register, click here[8].

Endnotes:
  1. [Image]: https://www.constructionspecifier.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/Portland.jpg
  2. International Living Future Institute: https://living-future.org/
  3. Living Future: http://2018.livingfutureunconference.org/
  4. LBJ School of Public Affairs: https://lbj.utexas.edu/
  5. The University of Texas: https://www.utexas.edu/
  6. Oregon Convention Center: https://www.google.ca/maps/place/Oregon+Convention+Center/@45.5280916,-122.6652073,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x5495a0adc5ff1af5:0x610cf37babf5b9df!8m2!3d45.5280879!4d-122.6630186
  7. LF@living-future.org: mailto:LF@living-future.org
  8. here: http://2018.livingfutureunconference.org/register/

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