Sustainable Maryland Events

Sustainable Maryland and its program partners regularly host trainings and events that support progress toward Sustainable Maryland certification. In general, events posted on the calendar are FREE or of minimal cost.



Makeover Montgomery 5

Join us for the fifth installment of Makeover Montgomery. This year’s conference will take place with a focus on seeking regional ideas to help Montgomery County thrive. Sessions will be organized into four themes under the general topic of resilience:


- Economic Resilience

- Neighborhood and Social Resilience

- Environmental, Climate, and Infrastructure-Resilience

- Public Health Resilience

March 30, 2022 - 12:00 pm to April 01, 2022 - 5:00 pm

Call For Proposals

September 22, 2022 - 12:00 pm to September 23, 2022 - 5:00 pm


Sessions held at Montgomery Planning’s Wheaton Headquarters building

Sep 22, 2022
7:00 pm


University of Maryland National Center for Smart Growth keynote speaker

The deadline for submitting presentation proposals online is April 1, 2022, at 5 p.m. The selected presenters will take part in sessions to be held on September 23 and 24. Assistance with travel-related expenses may be available for out-of-town speakers. There may also be a virtual option for attendance depending on the circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic at the time of the conference.

Presentations should focus on innovative planning and policy tools, and strategies that can help ensure the resilience of suburban and urban communities. Multiple session tracks will attract a diverse audience that includes practitioners, academics and interested community members from the DC area and across the nation.

Event Type: ASBC
Event Categories: Conference, Other Events

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