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Upcoming Events

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Thursday, June 13, 2019 from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m.
Chaddick Institute End-of-Academic-Year Reception
Swing by for our annual reception to celebrate the completion of another productive year of Chaddick programming. The date is tentative and will be finalized soon. This gathering is from 5 - 6:30 p.m., with brief remarks by the Chaddick team at 5:45 p.m. Email​ to be put on the guest list. If you haven't seen our new space, we'll provide you with a brief tour. Bring a friend! 

Friday, June 14, 2019
Transport Chicago
Come visit with the Chaddick Institute team attending this year’s Transport Chicago conference. Professor C. Scott Smith will present research on our study on the mobility benefits of e-scooters.​

Late June 2019 (TBD) 
Transportation Research Forum, Members-Only Reception 
Check back in late May for details of this gathering, which allows members of “TRF” to converse with prominent leaders in the field. Free to Transportation Research Forum members. Annual memberships are $50 ($20 for students). The Chaddick Institute is the home of the organization’s Chicago Chapter. Email for details.​​​

Thursday, July 18, 2019 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 
MDRN Summer Walking Tour - Glencoe
Each year the Chaddick Institute's Municipal Design Review Network (MDRN) works together with a Chicago area community to develop a summer walking tour highlighting various elements of urban design. We're pleased to announce that the Village of Glencoe has volunteered to host this year's event! The mobile workshop will feature examples of community collaboration via public-private partnerships, restoration and preservation projects, and urban design review throughout the downtown area. The tour is free and open to municipal officials, architects, planners and anyone interested in urban design. Registration coming soon; email for more information.​​​​​