APA 2018 Policy and Advocacy Conference

Featured Events

Join us for one of these headlining events and get the most of conference. Add these to your schedule along with the sessions that interest you.


Daniel Burnham Forum

An expert panel will provide an overview of land value capture as a tool for infrastructure finance by municipalities in the U.S. Participants will learn what land value capture is and then gain an understanding of select land value capture instruments that are being leveraged across the U.S. by states and localities.

Presented in partnership with The Lincoln Institute of Land Policy

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Luncheon Plenary

Our luncheon keynote will examine the critical question of how we expand access to opportunity and prosperity in our cities, towns and communities. What role can planning and new policy solutions play in driving inclusive growth, fueling equitable development, and building more just and prosperous places.

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Great Places Announcement

Join APA on Capitol Hill as we announce the 2018 Great Places in America. This year's 15 designees celebrate the planning behind the places communities love most, and represent the gold standard in planning. Be there for the unveiling and share in the successes of your fellow planners.

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Congressional Luncheon

Joint APA-AARP Call to Action

Join fellow Planners' Day on Capitol Hill participants for a special Capitol Hill lunch featuring congressional remarks.

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