Rural Design Conference to be Held in Crookston
Release Date: Jun 03, 2014
A Rural Design Conference event, titled “Thriving by Design II,” will bring together people from diverse disciplines to experience design and design thinking as essential to catalyze planning and development for rural economic prosperity. Emphasizing the connections, interactions, and interdependencies between rural and urban people and places will be held at the University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) on Wednesday-Thursday, July 30- 31.
Community leaders, elected officials, and planners, especially those from rural and small urban areas, designers, and anyone interested in learning about the use of design and design thinking as a problem-solving opportunity should plan to attend.
Conference organizers include the University of Minnesota Regional Sustainable Development Partnerships, a part of UMN Extension; the UMN Center for Rural Design; University of Minnesota Crookston; and the EDA Center at the University of Minnesota Crookston.
For more information on this conference, visit the event website.