"SoPlace Summit" is a new age platform conceived to congregate and mobilize all stakeholders – place-leaders, geographers, planners, architects, sociologists, developers, designers, urbanists, ecologists, geologists, surveyors, conservationists, environmentalists, scientists, and many others – to converge the diverse fraternities glocally under the realm of sense-of-place for mainstream impact. The Summit will provide plenaries for perspective debate; the sharing of best practices and real-time solutions; and presentation of ground-breaking ideas. SoPlace Summit aspires to become the nexus for the delegates to connect globally and partner locally through its various strategic co-located events in catalyzing the birth of regenerative places and collaborative communities.
Hear exclusive talks from a wide variety of awesome leaders and innovators.
Get to know future friends, business partners, investors, and more clients.
Accelerate your projects through global connection and local partnership.
WE HAVE A TENDENCY TO FACTIONALIZE, TO CREATE DIFFERENTIATION IN AGENDA AND LEGACY, BETWEEN PEOPLE AND IDEAS. WE NEED A SHIFT IN FOCUS TO PROMOTE COLLABORATION, REGENERATION AND SUSTAINABILITY TO DEFINE THE URBAN AGE. SOPLACE SUMMIT IS THE WORLD'S FIRST CONGREGATION FOR SENSE-OF-PLACE CONVERGENCE. LET'S SOPLACE!
Robert Simon Jr.
Founder of Reston Town, USA
Emeritus Professor Dr. Yi-Fu Tuan
Father of Humanist Geography
Spiritual Leader of Deep Ecology
Global Leader of Localization
Founder of Slow Cities
Professor Dr. Milica Bajic-Brkovic
President of International Society of City and Regional Planners
Professor Dr. Kathryn Moore
President of International Federation of Landscape Architects