2021 Conference Call For Session Proposals

After having to cancel its annual 2020 in-person conference due to COVID-19, GIC is back! Our working theme for the 2021 Growth & Infrastructure conference is: “Back to Basics|Back to the Future:  The New Infrastructure and the Infrastructure of the New.” The financial challenges of cascading disasters, capital improvements, increasing financial constraints, and COVID-19 will be a major focus of the conference.  However, we also intend … Read more

Welcome to the Growth & Infrastructure Consortium

The Growth & Infrastructure Consortium (“GIC”) is a non-profit, educational organization comprised of members from around the United States who are dedicated to the study, discussion, and collaboration on issues involving community growth and infrastructure financing. GIC offers unique and specialized opportunities for professionals who focus on the financing, planning and legal issues surrounding community … Read more

2020 Conference

Due to COVID-19 the annual in-person 2020 conference was cancelled. However, we will now be hosting a series of webinars through 2021 until we can safely schedule our next annual in-person conference. Our first webinar will be held in the very near future and will consist of a live presentation by Chris Nelson, Dwight Merriam, … Read more

The Burchell Fund

Members of GIC have created The Robert W. Burchell Fund for Student Planning Conference Travel at Rutgers University to honor Bob’s lifelong commitment to engage planning students with the profession especially through their attendance at planning conferences such as the APA, ACSP, GIC, state and regional conferences, and related. The creation of the fund was … Read more