San José

Designing for Women: Building Places that Prioritize Women & Children [In-Person Event]

Partner Event


Designing for Women Flyer - images of women and children on a navy blue background with text.

Image courtesy of Catalyst SV.

In recent years, Catalyze SV members have been seeing more and more projects that include the needs of women and children, such as on-site childcare. This event is a two-way, multi-part conversation between

I) the architects/developers who will present on how they are prioritizing women and children in their buildings and

II) women with children in our community who will share their ideas on how projects can further incorporate their needs. You can attend as much of the event as you like.

Free Parking and Dinner included! Kids welcome, kids activities will be hosted by a child care organization.

Presenting Sponsors:

Supporting Sponsors: SCC Office of Women’s Policy; Latina Coalition of Silicon Valley; SCC Chief Children’s Officer Sarah Duffy; AIA Silicon Valley; SPUR; Supervisor Cindy Chavez; Bill Wilson Center; SPUR


This event is hosted by Catalyze SV.

Free to the public. Dinner is included.

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Refund Policy

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 [email protected] 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.