Young Urbanists

Young Urbanists are members under 40 dedicated to promoting better cities and cultivating support for SPUR. They receive invitations to Ballots and Brews, special evening events, networking opportunities, workshops, tours and more.

To become a Young Urbanist, simply check the Young Urbanist box when you join or renew. There is no additional cost.

Upcoming Events

Jun
26
Tue
San Francisco

Drinks and Discourse: Tiffany Apczynski

Young Urbanists 6:00 p.m.
Grab a drink and hear from the key people who are shaping the region’s future. In this installment of SPUR’s exciting Drinks and Discourse series, we sit down with Tiffany Apczynski, vice president of public policy and social impact at Zendesk. Hear how she led Zendesk’s community investment in the Mid-Market neighborhood, what it took to create the city’s first Community Benefits Agreement, what good social responsibility looks like and more. + Noah Christman / SPUR + Tiffany Apczynski /...
Jul
10
Tue
San Jose

Drinks and Discourse: John Aitken

Young Urbanists 6:00 p.m.
Grab a drink and hear from the key people who are shaping the region’s future. In this installment of SPUR’s exciting Drinks and Discourse series, we sit down with John Aitken, director of aviation for the San Jose International Airport. Come learn about the airport’s recent growth, its economic impact on the city and its new expansion, which will help it better serve the needs of Silicon Valley. + John Aitken / Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport +...
Aug
2
Thu
Oakland

Drinks and Discourse: Catherine Bracy

Young Urbanists 6:00 p.m.
Grab a drink and hear from the key people who are shaping the region’s future. In this installment of SPUR’s exciting Drinks and Discourse series, we sit down with Catherine Bracy, co-founder and executive director at TechEquity Collaborative, a group that advocates for a tech-driven economy in the Bay Area that works for everyone. Come learn about her career path, the jobs of tomorrow and how tech can create opportunity. + Noah Christman / SPUR + Catherine Bracy / TechEquity Collaborative
Aug
28
Tue
San Jose

City Trivia Night 12

Young Urbanists 6:00 p.m.
City Trivia Night is back by popular demand at SPUR San Jose! Join us for this ultimate showcase of urbanist talent and planning geekery. Bring your own team or join up with other urbanists at the event to compete for the crown and prizes.

Past Events