The New Jersey League of Municipalities Conference 2019 gathers municipal officials together with a theme of "Igniting Local Engagement." The 104th League Conference will be held at the Atlantic City Convention Center November 19-21, 2019.
ArtPride is partnering with the New Jersey State Council on the Arts to present its annual panel discussion with with municipal and community thought leaders to bring arts-related topics to the forefront of the conversation.
Partnerships that Shape Healthy, Safe, and Creative NJ Places
Panelists will discuss the impact of cultural assets and creative placemaking on increased safety and mental, physical, and social health. Examples will demonstrate how partners develop creative places that facilitate human connectivity and reduce isolation while fostering equitable access to the social and economic determinants of health—on streets, in parks and open spaces, in housing, and diverse public settings.
Reed Gusciora, Mayor of Trenton
Dr. Hanaa Hamdi, Director, Health Impact Investment Strategies & Partnerships, NJ Community Capital
Stephanie Moench, Coach, Bound Brook Student Ambassadors for Community Health
Noreen Scott Garrity, Associate Director of Education, Rutgers-Camden Center for the Arts
Dan Swern, Co-Founder & Producing Director and John Keller, Director of Education & Outreach, coLAB Arts, New Brunswick
Atlantic City Convention Center (Atlantic City, NJ)
November 19, 2019 | 2:00pm