IAP2 USA Chapter News – February, 2015
CASCADES: “Reaching Modern Millenials” in Portland on March 11
Please join us for the next “PI Network” professional development and networking event sponsored by Cascade Chapter of International Association for Public Participation (IAP2) USA. PI Networks are FREE to IAP2 USA members and students. Non-members, please pay $10 at the door in cash or by a check payable to Cascade Chapter of IAP2.
Wednesday, March 11
4 to 5:30 p.m.
205 SE Spokane Street, 2nd Floor, Portland, OR
Reaching Modern Millennials
Francesca Patricolo, Program Specialist, City of Portland
Jessica Pickul, Program Specialist, JLA Public Involvement
Marissa Grass, Associate Planner, City of Tigard
If you’ve ever wondered why it’s so hard to get young people involved with your projects, this session is for you! Three Millennial practitioners break down the differences between their generation and others, why engaging them is important and what is known about how they really like to be reached. You’ll learn the topics and technology that are hot with Millennials today and some creative ways to engage this group on your projects.
Hosted by Harper Houf Peterson Righellis Inc. Free parking on site. Please RSVP to Stefanie Slyman at by March 9. Due to construction on the Sellwood Bridge, please allow extra time. Followed by optional, no host social at Buffalo Gap.