Our Presentations

Since 2006, Jonathan Schechter, the Charture Institute’s Executive Director, has made over 20 presentations discussing Charture’s research, findings, and activities. Presentations have been made in both the US and Canada; audiences have ranged from planning professionals to students, from elected officials to concerned citizens. PDF versions of the slides accompanying many of these talks can be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate link.

19 Mar 12 – Leadership Park City presentation
13 Sep 11 – Jackson Hole Lunch Rotary
13 Aug 09 – Teton County and Town of Jackson Planning Commissions
May 08 — ‘Sustaining the Golden Goose’ paper for Amenity Migration Conference in Banff BC
5 Apr 08 — Club 20 Spring 2008 conference in Grand Junction CO
19 Sep 08 — Yampa Valley Sustainability Council in Steamboat Springs CO
22 Sep 08 — National Governors Associations Spouses in Jackson WY
17 Mar 08 — Thinking Outside the Box Canyon conference in Telluride CO
2Dec08 – Mt. Crested Butte presentation – Final.pdf
Jul 08 — Mesa County, CO report for Dave Kearsley for Commissioner
28 Sep 07 — Colorado Association of Ski Towns meeting in Jackson WY
5 Oct 07 — Wyoming AIA conference in Jackson WY
24 Oct 07 — Orton Community Matters conference in Burlington VTOrton
2 Feb 07 — Mountain Town Planners conference in Breckenridge CO
4 Dec 07 — Y2Y class @ University of Washington
9 Feb 07 — Revelstoke BC community
12Apr06_presentation.pdf
How the Lifestyle Economy is Fundamentally Changing Resort and Gateway Communities, and What They Can Do About It
6 Oct 06 – NewWest.net Real Estate conference in Missoula MT
The Charture Institute and America’s “Crown Jewel” Communities
How the Lifestyle Economy is Fundamentally Changing Resort and Gateway Communities, and What They Can Do About It
Sustaining the Golden Goose: The Dynamics of Growth in ResortCommunities, & What They Can Do About It
14 Oct 05 – Y2Y Annual Network Gathering in Jackson WY