Mayors' Institute on City Design

Design-led learning programs.

We offer a variety of highly collaborative programs designed to help mayors gain valuable new perspectives, resources, and ways of creatively addressing challenges in their cities.

July 24-26, 2024

MICD 79

Detroit — MI

The 79th National Session of the Mayors' Institute on City Design will take place in Detroit, MI on July 24-26, 2024.

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2024

Alumni Advising for 2024 MICD Participants

Virtual

MICD Alumni Advising helps alumni mayors continue addressing the complex challenges facing today’s cities, beyond the traditional MICD Institute Session model.

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September 4-6, 2024

MICD Mayors and Tribal Leaders 2024

Albuquerque — NM

MASS Design Group will host a Special Session of the Mayors’ Institute on City Design in Albuquerque, NM on September 4-6, 2024.

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September 25-27, 2024

MICD 80

Long Beach — CA

The 80th National Session of the Mayors' Institute on City Design will take place in Fall 2024.

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Attaining Quality Urban Design through City Leadership

Kansas City — MO

June 20, 2024 | 10:30 - 11:30 am
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MICD 79

Detroit — MI

July 24-26, 2024
National Sessions
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Alumni Advising for 2024 MICD Participants

Virtual

2024
Alumni Advising
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MICD Mayors and Tribal Leaders 2024

Albuquerque — NM

September 4-6, 2024
Special Sessions
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MICD 80

Long Beach — CA

September 25-27, 2024
National Sessions
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MICD Gainesville 2024

Gainesville — FL

October 23-25, 2024
Special Sessions
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MICD New York City 2024

New York — NY

May 8-10, 2024
Special Sessions
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2024 MICD Just City Mayoral Fellowship

Cambridge — MA & Virtual

Spring 2024
Fellowship
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Mayors Imagining the Just City: Volume 4

Cambridge — MA

April 19, 2024 | 1:00 - 3:00pm ET
Fellowship
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Virtual Seminar: Arts, Urban Design, and Mental Health

Virtual

February 27, 2024 | 1:00-2:00pm ET
Virtual Seminars
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Arts, Urban Design, and Mental Health

Washington — DC

January 18, 2024 | 4:15-5:15pm
Other Events
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Alumni Advising for 2023 MICD Participants

Virtual

Fall-Winter 2023
Alumni Advising
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MICD Tampa 2023

Tampa — FL

November 8-10, 2023
Special Sessions
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Informational Webinar: 2024 MICD Just City Mayoral Fellowship

Virtual

October 30, 2023 | 2:00-2:30pm ET
Fellowship
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MICD 78

Boston — MA

October 11-13, 2023
National Sessions
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Virtual Seminar: Designing for Health Equity: The 11th Street Bridge Park

Virtual

August 2, 2023 | 1:00-2:00pm ET
Virtual Seminars
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MICD 77

Kansas City — MO

July 12-14, 2023
National Sessions
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Virtual Seminar: Achieving Design Excellence and Equitable Outcomes Through the RFP Process

Virtual

June 28, 2023 | 1:00-2:00pm ET
Virtual Seminars
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Achieving Design Excellence and Equitable Outcomes Through the RFP Process

Columbus — OH

June 4, 2023 | 3:00-4:00pm
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Panel: Mayors Imagining the Just City: Volume 3

April 21, 2023 1:00 - 3:00pm ET
Fellowship
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2023 MICD Just City Mayoral Fellowship

Cambridge — MA & Virtual

Spring 2023
Fellowship
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2023 Special Sessions RFQ: Informational Webinar (12/12)

Monday 12/12, 2022, 2:00-3:00pm Eastern
Other Events
Special Sessions
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2023 Special Sessions RFQ: Informational Webinar (11/29)

Tuesday 11/29, 2022, 2:00-3:00pm Eastern
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Special Sessions
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MICD 76

Chicago — IL

October 12-14, 2022
National Sessions
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MICD Honolulu 2022

Honolulu — HI

August 17-19, 2022
Special Sessions
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MICD Des Moines 2022

Des Moines — IA

July 27-29, 2022
Special Sessions
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MICD 75

Charleston — SC

May 18-20, 2022
National Sessions
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MICD New Orleans 2022

New Orleans — LA

March 29-31, 2022
Special Sessions
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2022 MICD Just City Mayoral Fellowship

Spring 2022
Fellowship
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Safe Places, Active Spaces (Part II) — Building Community Capacity and Maximizing Impact

Virtual Seminar

June 23, 2021
Virtual Seminars
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Designing for Restorative Justice

VIRTUAL SEMINAR

May 13, 2021
Virtual Seminars
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Panel: Mayors Imagining the Just City

March 12, 2021, 1:00 - 5:00pm ET
Special Sessions
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MICD Alumni Technical Assistance: Informational Webinar

Thursday, October 29, 2020, 1:00-1:30pm Eastern
Alumni Advising
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Helping Restaurants Prepare for Winter

VIRTUAL SEMINAR

October 14, 2020
Virtual Seminars
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2020 MICD Just City Mayoral Fellowship

Fall 2020
Fellowship
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Helping Main Streets and Small Businesses Survive the Pandemic

Virtual Seminar

September 21, 2020
Virtual Seminars
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Design Solutions for Retrofitting Suburban-Style Retail and Housing

Virtual Seminar

September 10, 2020
Virtual Seminars
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Streets for Pandemic Response & Recovery

Virtual Seminar

August 11, 2020
Virtual Seminars
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Parks Are Your New Asset

Virtual Seminar

August 4, 2020
Virtual Seminars
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Safe Places, Active Spaces (Part I) - A Design-Based Approach to Community Safety

Virtual Seminar

July 29, 2020
Virtual Seminars
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Monuments — Reckoning with the Past, Envisioning the Future

Virtual Seminar

July 22, 2020
Virtual Seminars
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MICD in Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City — OK

November 20-22, 2019
Special Sessions
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MICD 74

Richmond — VA

November 6-8, 2019
National Sessions
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MICD in New York City

New York — NY

October 30 - November 1, 2019
Special Sessions
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MICD in Columbus

Columbus — IN

October 16-18, 2019
Special Sessions
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MICD 73

Albuquerque — NM

September 4-6, 2019
National Sessions
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MICD 72

Charleston — SC

March 20-22, 2019
National Sessions
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MICD East Austin

Austin — TX

December 12-14, 2018
Special Sessions
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MICD 71

Miami — FL

November 14-16, 2018
National Sessions
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MICD 70

Portland — OR

September 19-21, 2018
National Sessions
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MICD West Anchorage

Anchorage — AK

September 5-7, 2018
Special Sessions
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MICD 69

Charleston — SC

April 11-13, 2018
National Sessions
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MICD East Tampa

Tampa — FL

December 6-8, 2017
Special Sessions
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MICD West Indianapolis

Indianapolis — IN

November 8-10, 2017
Special Sessions
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MICD 68

Santa Fe — NM

October 4-6, 2017
National Sessions
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MICD 67

Providence — RI

July 20-22, 2017
National Sessions
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MICD 66

Charleston — SC

March 22-24, 2017
National Sessions
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MICD South

New Orleans — LA

October 12-14, 2016
Special Sessions
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MICD West

Albuquerque — NM

September 28-30, 2016
Special Sessions
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MICD East

Miami Beach — FL

September 21-23, 2016
Special Sessions
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MICD 65

Oklahoma City — OK

May 18-20, 2016
National Sessions
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MICD 64

Oakland — CA

February 24-26, 2016
National Sessions
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MICD West

Houston — TX

November 18-20, 2015
Special Sessions
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MICD South

Fayetteville — AR

October 21-23, 2015
Special Sessions
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MICD East

Cincinnati — OH

October 14-16, 2015
Special Sessions
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MICD 63

Charleston — SC

September 23-25, 2015
National Sessions
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MICD 62

Pittsburgh — PA

June 3-5, 2015
National Sessions
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MICD 61

Los Angeles — CA

March 18-20, 2015
National Sessions
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MICD West

Los Angeles — CA

November 12-14, 2014
Special Sessions
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MICD South

Tampa — FL

November 5-7, 2014
Special Sessions
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MICD East

Syracuse — NY

October 22-24, 2014
Special Sessions
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MICD 60

Charleston — SC

September 17-19, 2014
National Sessions
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MICD 59

Louisville — KY

June 4-6, 2014
National Sessions
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MICD 58

San Antonio — TX

March 5-7, 2014
National Sessions
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MICD South

Baton Rouge — LA

December 11-13, 2013
Special Sessions
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MICD West

Los Angeles — CA

November 13-15, 2013
Special Sessions
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MICD 57

Charleston — SC

October 16-18, 2013
National Sessions
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MICD New Jersey

Belmar — NJ

September 18-20, 2013
Special Sessions
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MICD 56

Sacramento — CA

August 7-9, 2013
National Sessions
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MICD 55

New Orleans — LA

March 6-8, 2013
National Sessions
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MICD South

New Orleans — LA

November 14-16, 2012
Special Sessions
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MICD Midwest

St. Paul — MN

October 17-19, 2012
Special Sessions
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MICD East

Lexington — KY

October 10-12, 2012
Special Sessions
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MICD 54

Charleston — SC

September 12-14, 2012
National Sessions
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MICD 53

St. Louis — MO

April 25-27, 2012
National Sessions
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MICD South

Birmingham — AL

February 15-17, 2012
Special Sessions
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MICD 52

Las Vegas — NV

February 8-10, 2012
National Sessions
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MICD West

Houston — TX

February 1-3, 2012
Special Sessions
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MICD East

New York — NY

December 14-16, 2011
Special Sessions
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MICD 51

Charleston — SC

September 14-16, 2011
National Sessions
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MICD 50: National Mayors Summit on City Design

Chicago — IL

April 27-29, 2011
National Sessions
Special Sessions
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MICD Sacramento

Sacramento — CA

February 13-16, 2011
Special Sessions
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MICD 49

Santa Fe — NM

February 9-11, 2011
National Sessions
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MICD 48

Charleston — SC

October 27-29, 2010
National Sessions
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MICD Northeast

Philadelphia — PA

September 22-24, 2010
Special Sessions
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MICD 47

Los Angeles — CA

August 4-6, 2010
National Sessions
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MICD South

New Orleans — LA

April 21-23, 2010
Special Sessions
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MICD 46

New York — NY

April 14-16, 2010
National Sessions
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MICD West

Phoenix — AZ

March 10-12, 2010
Special Sessions
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MICD Midwest

Pittsburgh — PA

February 10-12, 2010
Special Sessions
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MICD 45

Charleston — SC

October 21-23, 2009
National Sessions
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MICD Northeast

Boston — MA

October 7-9, 2009
Special Sessions
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MICD Alumni Technical Assistance

Auburn — WA

August 31-September 2, 2009
Other Events
Special Sessions
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MICD Alumni Technical Assistance

Little Rock — AR

August 26-28, 2009
Other Events
Special Sessions
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MICD Alumni Technical Assistance

New Bedford — MA

August 17-18, 2009
Other Events
Special Sessions
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MICD Alumni Technical Assistance

Coeur d’Alene — ID

August 11-13, 2009
Other Events
Special Sessions
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MICD 44

Denver — CO

July 22-24, 2009
National Sessions
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MICD West

Portland — OR

July 15-17, 2009
Special Sessions
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MICD Alumni Technical Assistance

Alexandria — VA

June 29-30, 2009
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Special Sessions
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MICD Alumni Technical Assistance

Moss Point — MS

March 2-4, 2009
Other Events
Special Sessions
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MICD 43

Philadelphia — PA

February 12-14, 2009
National Sessions
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MICD Alumni Technical Assistance

Tulsa — OK

January 11-13, 2009
Other Events
Special Sessions
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MICD 42

Charleston — SC

November 9-11, 2008
National Sessions
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MICD Alumni Technical Assistance

Cincinnati — OH

October 20-22, 2008
Other Events
Special Sessions
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MICD South

Meridian — MS

September 21-23, 2008
Special Sessions
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MICD Alumni Technical Assistance

Lincoln — NE

August 18-20, 2008
Other Events
Special Sessions
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MICD Washington DC

Washington — DC

July 28-29, 2008
Special Sessions
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MICD Alumni Technical Assistance

Santa Rosa — CA

July 16-18, 2008
Other Events
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MICD 41

Chicago — IL

May 21-23, 2008
National Sessions
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MICD West

Portland — OR

May 7-9, 2008
Special Sessions
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MICD Midwest

St. Louis — MO

November 28-30, 2007
Special Sessions
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MICD 40

Charleston — SC

October 24-26, 2007
National Sessions
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MICD West

Seattle — WA

July 19-21, 2007
Special Sessions
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MICD 39

Providence — RI

July 9-11, 2007
National Sessions
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MICD Poland

Warsaw — Poland

May 5-12, 2007
Special Sessions
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MICD Gulf Coast Recovery

New Orleans — LA

April 25-27, 2007
Special Sessions
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MICD 38

Miami — FL

February 20-22, 2007
National Sessions
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MICD Northeast

Cambridge — MA

December 7-9, 2006
Special Sessions
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MICD Central States

Austin — TX

November 16-18, 2006
Special Sessions
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MICD Atlantic Coast

Washington — DC

November 15-17, 2006
Special Sessions
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MICD East

Newark — NJ

November 7-9, 2006
Special Sessions
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MICD 37

Charleston — SC

October 18-20, 2006
National Sessions
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MICD Louisiana

New Orleans — LA

August 14-16, 2006
Special Sessions
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MICD San Francisco

San Francisco — CA

June 27-29, 2006
Special Sessions
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MICD Miami

Miami — FL

February 21-23, 2006
Special Sessions
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MICD West

Berkeley — CA

February 2-4, 2006
Special Sessions
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MICD Midwest

Chicago — IL

December 1-3, 2005
Special Sessions
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MICD Universities

Philadelphia — PA

November 16-18, 2005
Special Sessions
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MICD Gulf Coast

Biloxi — MS & New Orleans — LA

November 13-15, 2005
Special Sessions
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MICD 36

Charleston — SC

October 26-28, 2005
National Sessions
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MICD Schools

Washington — DC

July 20-22, 2005
Special Sessions
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MICD 35

Charleston — SC

March 2-4, 2005
National Sessions
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MICD Sacramento

Napa Valley — CA

December 9-11, 2004
Special Sessions
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MICD 34

Charleston — SC

September 15-17, 2004
National Sessions
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MICD West

Los Angeles — CA

June 3-5, 2004
Special Sessions
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MICD Midwest

Austin — TX

May 27-29, 2004
Special Sessions
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MICD South

Charlotte — NC

May 6-8, 2004
Special Sessions
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MICD 33

Charleston — SC

February 4-6, 2004
National Sessions
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MICD Brownfields

Austin — TX

January 30-February 1, 2003
Special Sessions
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MICD Housing

Cambridge — MA

March 6-8, 2003
Special Sessions
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MICD 32

La Jolla — CA

October 23-25, 2002
National Sessions
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MICD Midwest

Ann Arbor — MI

June 6-8, 2002
Special Sessions
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MICD 31

Charleston — SC

April 10-12, 2002
National Sessions
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MICD West

Austin — TX

April 4-6, 2002
Special Sessions
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MICD South

New Orleans — LA

October 25-27, 2001
Special Sessions
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MICD 30

La Jolla — CA

October 17-19, 2001
National Sessions
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MICD Midwest

Cincinnati — OH

June 7-9, 2001
Special Sessions
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MICD 29

Charlottesville — VA

April 18-20, 2001
National Sessions
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MICD 28

La Jolla — CA

November 29-December 1, 2000
National Sessions
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MICD EPA

Philadelphia — PA

November 15-17, 2000
Special Sessions
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MICD South

Charlotte — NC

October 19-21, 2000
Special Sessions
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MICD Louisiana

New Orleans — LA

June 14-16, 2000
Special Sessions
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MICD 27

Charlottesville — VA

April 26-28, 2000
National Sessions
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MICD West

Austin — TX

April 13-15, 2000
Special Sessions
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MICD Schools

Chicago — IL

March 23-25, 2000
Special Sessions
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MICD Northeast

Cambridge — MA

December 9-11, 1999
Special Sessions
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MICD 26

Charlottesville — VA

October 6-8, 1999
National Sessions
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MICD 25

Charlottesville — VA

April 28-30, 1999
National Sessions
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MICD South

New Orleans — LA

March 25-28, 1999
Special Sessions
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MICD Midwest

Cincinnati — OH

February 25-27, 1999
Special Sessions
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MICD Southwest

Tempe — AZ

February 18-20, 1999
Special Sessions
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MICD Northeast

Philadelphia — PA

November 19-21, 1998
Special Sessions
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MICD West

Berkeley — CA

November 12-14, 1998
Special Sessions
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MICD South

Chattanooga — TN

November 5-7, 1998
Special Sessions
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MICD 24

Charlottesville — VA

October 14-16, 1998
National Sessions
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MICD Louisiana

New Orleans — LA

May 26-28, 1998
Special Sessions
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MICD 23

Charlottesville — VA

May 5-7, 1998
National Sessions
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MICD Midwest

St. Louis — MO

January 22-24, 1998
Special Sessions
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MICD West

Berkeley — CA

November 20-22, 1997
Special Sessions
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MICD 22

Cambridge — MA

May 1-3, 1997
National Sessions
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MICD Northeast

Baltimore — MD

April 17-19, 1997
Special Sessions
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MICD Midwest

St. Louis — MO

January 23-25, 1997
Special Sessions
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MICD West

Berkeley — CA

November 14-16, 1996
Special Sessions
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MICD 21

New Orleans — LA

October 17-19, 1996
National Sessions
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MICD 20

Cambridge — MA

April 25-27, 1996
National Sessions
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MICD West

Berkeley — CA

November 16-18, 1995
Special Sessions
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MICD Midwest

October 26-28, 1995
Special Sessions
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MICD 19

Cambridge — MA

October 12-14, 1995
National Sessions
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MICD South

Atlanta — GA

May 11-13, 1995
Special Sessions
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MICD 18

Charleston — SC

April 27-29, 1995
National Sessions
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MICD Northeast

Baltimore — MD

April 20-22, 1995
Special Sessions
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MICD West

Berkeley — CA

November 3-5, 1994
Special Sessions
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MICD Midwest

St. Louis — MO

October 27-29, 1994
Special Sessions
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MICD 17

San Antonio — TX

October 6-8, 1994
National Sessions
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MICD Northeast

Baltimore — MD

May 12-14, 1994
Special Sessions
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MICD South

Atlanta — GA

May 11-13, 1994
Special Sessions
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MICD 16

Charlottesville — VA

April 28-30, 1994
National Sessions
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MICD 15

Charlottesville — VA

October 14-16, 1993
National Sessions
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MICD 14

Charlottesville — VA

March 28-30, 1993
National Sessions
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MICD West

N/A

1993
Special Sessions
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MICD 13

Charlottesville — VA

October 15-17, 1992
National Sessions
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MICD 12

Charlottesville — VA

April 9-11, 1992
National Sessions
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MICD 11

Charlottesville — VA

October 27-30, 1991
National Sessions
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MICD 10

Charlottesville — VA

April 25-28, 1991
National Sessions
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MICD 9

Charlottesville — VA

October 25-28, 1990
National Sessions
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MICD 8

Charlottesville — VA

April 29 - May 2, 1990
National Sessions
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MICD 7

Charlottesville — VA

October 22-24, 1989
National Sessions
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MICD 6

Charlottesville — VA

April 27-30, 1989
National Sessions
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MICD 5

Charlottesville — VA

November 13-15, 1988
National Sessions
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MICD 4

Charlottesville — VA

April 21-23, 1988
National Sessions
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MICD 3

Charlottesville — VA

September 27-29, 1987
National Sessions
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MICD 2

Charlottesville — VA

April 20-22, 1987
National Sessions
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MICD 1

Charlottesville — VA

October 23-25, 1986
National Sessions
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Ongoing
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