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2019 Atlantic Builders Convention

April 3, 2019toApril 4, 2019

Hosted by the New Jersey Builders Association (NJBA)

The Atlantic Builders Convention is the largest building industry trade show in the Northeast, drawing approximately 6,000 participants from the Northeast region, including residential and commercial builders, developers, remodelers and subcontractors, plus a variety of manufacturers, suppliers, and consulting professionals.

Location: Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City
777 Harrah’s Blvd
Atlantic City, NJ 08401

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Mid-Atlantic Greenways & Trails Summit

April 4, 2019toApril 6, 2019

The inaugural Mid-Atlantic Greenways & Trails Summit will bring together leaders and advocates of active transportation and greenway and trail development to advance bicycling and walking innovations across the region.

Location: Cira Centre
2929 Arch Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104

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Our Ocean and Beaches: A Record of Success and New Challenges to Face

April 5, 2019
9:30 amto11:30 am

A panel discussion featuring-


Joseph M. Kyrillos, Former New Jersey State Senator (Ret.) and Monmouth University Public Servant-in-Residence 2018-19


Chris Daggett, Former Regional Administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency and Commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection

Cindy Zipf, Executive Director of Clean Ocean Action

Tony MacDonald, Director of the Monmouth University Urban Coast Institute


Location: Wilson Auditorium, Monmouth University, 400 Cedar Avenue, West Long Branch, NJ 07764

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23rd Annual New Jersey Land Conservation Rally

April 12, 2019

The Rally is a one-day educational and networking conference about open space and farmland preservation in New Jersey. This year’s theme is: Conservation Innovations in a Changing World.

Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel, 2 Albany Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

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NJ TransAction 2019

April 16, 2019toApril 18, 2019

NJ TransAction 2019 features 70 workshop sessions (5-6 concurrent throughout each day) specializing in bus, rail, roads, bridges, goods movement. pedestrian/bicycle, paratransit, community transportation, ports and much more.

Location: Tropicana Atlantic City, 2831 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ 08401

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New Jersey Repositioning Summit

April 17, 2019
8:00 amto11:30 am

Hosted by Bisnow

New Jersey’s major real estate developers will discuss where and what sorts of properties are being repositioned and what can be expected moving through 2019.

Location: TBA

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2019 RPA Assembly

April 19, 2019
8:00 amto3:30 pm

Each year, RPA brings together more than 1,200 civic and business leaders from around the New York metropolitan area to discuss major issues affecting the prosperity and quality of life in the region.

Location: Grand Hyatt New York, 109 E 42nd St, New York, NY 10017

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2019 EPA OCR Strategies for Food Systems, Health, and Economic Development Webinar

April 24, 2019
2:00 pmto3:00 pm

Through this webinar you’ll hear how EPA collaborates with communities to grow their economies and improve the environment. (Attendance is free, but registration is required by April 23 to insure your connection.)

Location: Online

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