APA invites you to sharpen your skills at conferences, workshops, lectures, and symposiums. Find all the big planning events here.

Two Online Calendars of Events

Calendar of APA Events

This calendar gathers together all APA-sponsored events: workshops, lectures, conferences, and other education activities.

AICP CM Calendar

AICP members: Search this online calendar for Certification Maintenance education opportunities, and log your credits.

Federal Policy
& Program Briefing

APA's annual event focuses on what planners can expect from Washington, culminating in Planners' Day on Capitol Hill.

AICP Symposium

AICP sponsors regular symposiums on a variety of topics vital to practicing planners.

Tuesdays at APA

Join APA in Chicago and in Washington, D.C., each month for this free after-work lecture and discussion series.

L'Enfant Lecture

APA and the National Building Museum present this annual lecture to draw attention to critical issues in U.S. city and regional planning.

National Planning Conference

The nation's premier planning event brings together more than 5,000 planners each year for sessions, workshops, and networking.

Audio/Web Conferences

These web-based sessions present experts who offer insights on current issues facing communities across the country.

Planners Training Service

PTS workshops bring you the latest intelligence from leading planning researchers and practitioners.

Burnham Forum

The Daniel Burnham Forum on Big Ideas is a series of discussions on concepts and trends that will shape America during the next 50 years.