SoPlace Summit

Welcome to SoPlace

World Summit, Sense of Place, Power of Place, Ecology of Place, Economics of Place, Business of Place, Soul of Place, Spirit of Place, Sense of Life, Sense of Bond, Sense of Sight, Sense of Hope, Sense of Pride, Sense of Value, Sense of Home, Sense of Living, Sense of Scent, Sense of Being, Sense of Space, Sense of Nature, Sense of Colour, Sense of Insight, Sense of Design, Sense of Identity, Sense of Culture, Sense of Destiny, Sense of Legacy, Sense of History, Sense of Solitude, Sense of Locality, Sense of Futurity, Sense of Morality, Sense of Journey, Sense of Time, Sense of Tradition, Sense of Urbanity, Sense of Passion, Sense of Creation, Sense of Purpose, Sense of Heritage, Sense of Renewal, Sense of Meaning, Sense of Direction, Sense of Mortality, Sense of Wisdom, Sense of Diaspora, Sense of Creativity, Sense of Humanity, Sense of Distinction, Sense of Experience, Sense of Resonance, Sense of Character, Sense of Innovation, Sense of Integration, Sense of Belonging, Sense of Ownership, Sense of Geography, Sense of Refinement, Sense of Fulfillment, Sense of Inspiration, Sense of Community, Sense of Expression, Sense of Connection, Sense of Imagination, Sense of Authenticity, Sense of Attachment, Sense of Environment, Sense of Contentment, Sense of Discernment, Sense of Visualisation, Sense of Glocalisation, Sense of Regeneration, Sense of Enlightenment, Sense of Neighbourhood, Global – Local – Mobal, World Summit, Sense of Place, 8-16 April 2013


World Summit
for Sense of Place

Converging & Empowering
Mayors, Localists, Urbanists, Mobalists, Globalists, Glocalists, Architects, Ecologists, Geographers, Planners, Sociologists, Surveyors, Artists, Anthropologists, Transitionists, Topographers, Cartographers, Urbanists, Ministers, Specialists, Permaculturists, Designers, Developers, Innovators, Councillors, Environmentalists, Curators, Economists, Leaders, Traders, Networkers, Creativists, Entrepreneurs, Communalists, Managers, Conservationists, Statisticians, Experts, Advocates, Providers, Brokers, Diplomats, Marketers, Naturalists, Culturalists, Consultants, Technologists, Visualizers, Communicators, Sculptors, Engineers, Story-tellers, Historians, Organisers, Analysts, Place Champions
 around the world

SoPlace Summit is the world’s first congregation for sense-of-place.
We share, learn, network, collaborate, trade and be inspired by great conversations.

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Working with communities & governments, & across sectors & geo-political borders, the Summit will demonstrate that it is possible to bring about the changes necessary for a positive future of our place – district, village, town, city, state, country, region & our world. The Summit provides opportunities for incubating & networking for new ideas, innovation, & sustainable socio-economic reform as the 21st century demands & expectations placed on sense of place are unprecedented. It is a global platform for place-based leaders, government leaders & industry experts to engage meaningful & primacy of the sense of place – address the challenges of liveable & sustainable places, share trend-setting solutions, & forge new collaborative initiatives.

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