San José

Incorporating Inclusivity Into Design

6:00 p.m. | Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Image courtesy urbanists

We're improving the SPUR event registration process.
Later this summer, we will launch a new ticketing system and we'll be asking you to register for each event you're planning to attend. This will help us keep you informed of any changes and better tailor our schedules and offerings.


Designers, planners and architects hold an invaluable key to creating just, equitable, diverse and inclusive outcomes in the built environment at all scales. How we can design safe, equitable and beautiful spaces for all, from breastfeeding mothers to those traveling in wheelchairs to the unhoused? What does it take to stimulate empathy, awareness and intercultural intelligence in our workplaces and projects? Come learn how designers and planners are introducing inclusivity into their industries.

+ Rosa Sheng / SmithGroup Architects
+ Helen Bronston / SmithGroup Architects
+ Maia Small / San Francisco Planning Department
+ Mani A. Farhadi / Stanford University
+ Micaela Connery / The Kelsey


SPUR San Jose
76 South First Street
San Jose, CA 95113
Phone: 408.638.0083


Free for SPUR members.
$10 for non-members.

Pre-registration is not required for this event.


Refund Policy

Individual ticket purchases. If you request a refund between 2 and 10 business days prior to the event, SPUR can issue a 25 percent refund. Requests for refunds received less than 2 days prior to an event cannot be accommodated.

Sponsorship payments will not be refunded, as sponsorship benefits take effect immediately and are on-going through the date of the event.

Auxiliary Services

If, in order to participate in a SPUR event, you need auxiliary aids or services for a disability (e.g., qualified interpreter, qualified reader, written materials, taped texts) please submit your request five business days before the event to or 415-781-8726 x132. SPUR will work with you in identifying effective auxiliary aids or services that it can provide. If you need to cancel your request, please notify SPUR at least two business days before the event.

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