2019 National Planning Conference

Full Program


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  • Saturday, April 13, 2019

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  10:45 AM - 12 PM PDT
    Location:  2004

    Policy experts and practitioners present a novel proposal to facilitate garage to apartment conversions, share the highs and lows of municipal ADU program administration, and highlight the key tensions underlying efforts to reform ADU zoning.
    NPC198217
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  10:45 AM - 12:15 PM PDT
    Location:  3018

    What authority do local governments have to regulate increasingly popular short-term rental services such as Airbnb? Policy and compliance professionals discuss effective regulations, legal challenges, and prosecutions affecting short-term rentals.
    NPC198101
    CM | 1.50
    L | 1.50

  • Ticket Required
    Food Included
    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  10:45 AM - 5:45 PM PDT
    Location:  Depart from Moscone West - Mobile Workshop Departure Area
    Cost
    $128.00

    This session aims to provide planners with a comprehensive overview of cultural landscapes as important places within our built environment, introduce a methodology for identifying and understanding a place's character-defining features, and develop treatment options that respect a place's historic character.
    NPC190010
    CM | 6

  • Ticket Required
    Food Included
    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  10:45 AM - 7:45 PM PDT
    Location:  Depart from Moscone West - Mobile Workshop Departure Area
    Cost
    $125.00

    This tour explores the built results of California’s first adopted form-based codes, the 400-acre Central Petaluma SmartCode, which stimulated urban revitalization in a historic downtown, and the Central Hercules Form-Based Code, which envisioned 700 acres of new walkable neighborhoods.
    NPC190007
    CM | 4

  • Ticket Required
    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  11 AM - 2:30 PM PDT
    Location:  Depart from Moscone West - Mobile Workshop Departure Area
    Cost
    $40.00

    San Francisco is not the city you thought you knew! See the planning issues the City by the Bay has to grapple with as it balances rapid growth with livability/affordability. A must-see for first-timers and return visitors.
    NPC191002
    CM | 2

  • Ticket Required
    Food Included
    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  11 AM - 3 PM PDT
    Location:  Depart from Moscone West - Mobile Workshop Departure Area
    Cost
    $55.00

    In the midst of the housing crisis in the San Francisco Bay Area, learn about stabilization efforts and successes to address displacement in the Mission District — one of the neighborhoods with the most evictions.
    NPC190057
    CM | 3.75

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  11 AM - 5 PM PDT
    Location:  Career Zone in the Exhibit Hall

    Job seekers — discuss open positions with employers in small-group information sessions.
    NPC195012

  • Ticket Required
    Food Included
    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  11:30 AM - 3 PM PDT
    Location:  Depart from Moscone West - Mobile Workshop Departure Area
    Cost
    $45.00

    City planners, developers, and environmental consultants lead a mobile workshop in the Market Street Hub Plan area (Market Street and South Van Ness Avenue) to discuss and explore this dynamic and rapidly changing part of San Francisco.
    NPC190047
    CM | 3.50

  • Ticket Required
    Food Included
    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  11:30 AM - 4:30 PM PDT
    Location:  Depart from Moscone West - Mobile Workshop Departure Area
    Cost
    $80.00

    Ten years after adoption, San Francisco’s Central Waterfront Plan is reshaping the city’s industrial core. Tour new infill projects, public spaces, emerging mega-projects at Pier 70 and Potrero Power Station, and the creative/industrial businesses that make this district unique.
    NPC190041
    CM | 4.50

  • Ticket Required
    Food Included
    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  11:45 AM - 4:45 PM PDT
    Location:  Depart from Moscone West - Mobile Workshop Departure Area
    Cost
    $45.00

    An affordable refuge for vulnerable populations, the Tenderloin recently became an attractive place to move given the city’s affordability crisis. The city, community, and developers are working in the neighborhood, sometimes in support and sometimes in opposition, to balance priorities.
    NPC190029
    CM | 5

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  12 PM - 1 PM PDT
    Location:  Marriott Marquis - Pacific B

    NPC194045

  • Ticket Required
    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  12 PM - 2 PM PDT
    Location:  Depart from Moscone West - Mobile Workshop Departure Area
    Cost
    $35.00

    Led by the urban planners and architects behind the policies and design of downtown San Francisco, this indulging tour uncovers the secrets and rich history, plans and guidelines that literally shape the buildings and public spaces of downtown SF.
    NPC190011
    CM | 2

  • Ticket Required
    Food Included
    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  12:15 PM - 2:45 PM PDT
    Location:  Depart from Moscone West - Mobile Workshop Departure Area
    Cost
    $45.00

    Discover the Tenderloin through its historic neon signs and learn about the efforts to preserve, restore, and illuminate these glowing works of art. Guides include experts in typography, the history and culture of the Tenderloin, and San Francisco's neon collection.
    NPC190045
    CM | 2.50

  • Ticket Required
    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  12:30 PM - 4 PM PDT
    Location:  Depart from Moscone West - Mobile Workshop Departure Area
    Cost
    $40.00

    San Francisco is not the city you thought you knew! See the planning issues the City by the Bay has to grapple with as it balances rapid growth with livability/affordability. A must-see for first-timers and return visitors.
    NPC191036
    CM | 2

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM PDT
    Location:  2006

    An unprecedented Dallas-led consortium of 21 Dallas-Fort Worth cities and housing authorities partnered with a university to respond to HUD’s required Assessment of Fair Housing. What are the lessons and takeaways, especially after HUD suspended the AFFH rule’s mandated assessment?
    NPC198007
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM PDT
    Location:  2005

    Planning for climate adaptation is a moving target. With ever evolving data and methods, projects can get bogged down in analyses. Come hear how regional resilience planning initiatives in California and New Jersey are moving beyond assessments to promote action.
    NPC198014
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM PDT
    Location:  2009

    Autonomous vehicles will begin to revolutionize mobility in communities across the country by 2020. Learn how the nation’s largest cities are preparing for this transformative new technology.
    NPC198218
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM PDT
    Location:  2014

    Achieving future generations of healthy towns will require partnerships between public entities and the private sector. Case studies will be examined that explore UK and American approaches in leveraging public and private collaboration and resources to implement healthy town projects.
    NPC198020
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM PDT
    Location:  2007

    Planning and design of capitol campuses demonstrate how state governments address issues of facilities, sustainability, workplace, placemaking, and parking in the context of capital cities and downtowns. A capitol campus in Richmond, Virginia provides an exemplary case study in undertaking revitalization. This course is approved to offer 1.25 PDH|HSW (ASLA).
    NPC198132
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM PDT
    Location:  2002

    The National Cohesive Wildland Fire Strategy builds the first "big tent" for effective wildland fire planning at all levels of government. Ask our experts how planners, regulators, responders and NGO's can develop plans for fire adapted communities, resilience and recovery.
    NPC198024
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM PDT
    Location:  2018

    Revitalization programs of all forms rely on three essential factors: engagement, financing, and applying the right tools. Listen and learn as varied perspectives weigh in on the strategy and gravity of microprojects as catalysts of revitalization in communities across the country.
    NPC198031
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM PDT
    Location:  2004

    Physical design of our built environment is one of the most dominant influences on quality of life. Comprehensive Plans always include goals and guidelines intended to influence development. Plans that are more visual are increasingly viewed as being more effective.This course is approved to offer 1.25 PDH (ASLA). This course is approved to offer 1.25 LU (AIA).
    NPC198039
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM PDT
    Location:  2022

    Most communities are familiar with using flood maps to guide sound floodplain management decisions. FEMA has also developed a suite of ready-made products designed to inform mitigation actions. Learn about the user-friendly Flood Risk Products.
    NPC198041
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM PDT
    Location:  2016

    Cultural planning can be an equitable planning approach that sustains community identity and cultures of place. Learn how Boston, Oakland, and Washington, D.C., have taken three different approaches to creating and implementing equity-driven cultural plans. Learn about how cultural planning can stimulate equitable, arts-centered revitalization that engages diverse demographics and shares power in
    NPC198051
    CM | 1.25

  • Ticket Required
    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM PDT
    Location:  Exhibit Hall
    Cost
    $50.00

    In this hands-on workshop, we will examine the changes in expectations of citizens, evolving from traditional public notification to modern demands for information and engagement. You will learn how easy-to-use apps can create a genuine partnership between citizens and their planning department and empower planning professionals to produce buy-in for better, more sustainable plans. Laptops and
    NPC192006
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM PDT
    Location:  3014

    Encounter frank discussion among planners at varying stages in their careers on the challenges of both maintaining and managing idealism in professional planning. Topics include the evolution of ideals, disillusionment, and the integrating of ideals into practice.
    NPC198078
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM PDT
    Location:  2008

    This panel brings together three examples of historically industrial areas that are transitioning away from industry entirely or are trying to find a balance between traditional, heavy manufacturing and newer uses such as small-scale manufacturing, innovation, or residential. This course is approved to offer 1.25 LUs (AIA).
    NPC198086
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM PDT
    Location:  2011

    The session describes and compares how different US and international planning organizations and initiatives integrate sustainable planning at regional and city levels, exploring if one level does or should set the agenda or context for the other.
    NPC198091
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM PDT
    Location:  3018

    The housing affordability crisis is prompting many communities to (re)consider rent control. Government researchers will share insights from decades of rent regulation experience in New York. Planners interested in affordability will gain understanding of benefits and challenges of rent regulation.
    NPC198237
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM PDT
    Location:  2001

    Authors of chapters in the new book "Parking and the City" explain how parking reforms can produce major benefits for cities, the economy, and the environment. This course is approved to offer 1.25 PDH (ASLA). This course is approved to offer 1.25 LU (AIA).
    NPC198121
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM PDT
    Location:  2003

    How do legislative and planning-zoning regulations on Native lands differ? Attendees will hear educators and tribal and non-tribal planning practitioners’ discuss historical and contemporary information on tribal government planning structures and help familiarize non-tribal planners with issues of Indian country.
    NPC198225
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:30 PM PDT
    Location:  2018 Overlook

    Aimee Nassif, AICP, and Matt Brandmeyer, AICP, hosts of the six-part Planning Supervisor’s Playbook series available from APA Learn, welcome your questions in a small-group discussion in the Career Zone. Discuss the unique challenges, expectations, and situations faced by planners in supervisory roles. Join this discussion to share your supervisory issues and best practices. Help generate solution
    NPC195008

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:30 PM PDT
    Location:  3020

    Learn how to address emerging issues in public right-of-way management, including: small wireless facilities, federal preemption, the FCC's new rules, shared mobility services (scooters, car-sharing, etc.) and First Amendment challenges to regulation of panhandling, charitable solicitation, and signs.
    NPC198244
    CM | 1.50
    L | 1.50

  • Ticket Required
    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 4 PM PDT
    Location:  Depart from Moscone West - Mobile Workshop Departure Area
    Cost
    $75.00

    Poor and working-class communities of color are experiencing cultural clashes with new, wealthier residents as development returns to cities. How can planners respond to conflicts such as Oakland’s Lake Merritt BBQ incident using public space to address the dynamics of privilege?
    NPC190002
    CM | 2.50

  • Ticket Required
    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 6 PM PDT
    Location:  Depart from Moscone West - Mobile Workshop Departure Area
    Cost
    $40.00

    Broadway was once a thriving hub of public life and commerce in Oakland, but fell into decline during the era of suburbanization. See how the Uptown redevelopment and Broadway Valdez District Specific Plan are bringing Broadway back to life.
    NPC190005
    CM | 4.50

  • Ticket Required
    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1:15 PM - 5:15 PM PDT
    Location:  Depart from Moscone West - Mobile Workshop Departure Area
    Cost
    $55.00

    Burning Man has evolved beyond a single event to a social movement and an organization that fosters participatory art and civic engagement in urban contexts worldwide. Tour spectacular art, meet the artists, and visit the headquarters of this global phenomenon.
    NPC190006
    CM | 4

  • Ticket Required
    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1:15 PM - 5:45 PM PDT
    Location:  Depart from Moscone West - Mobile Workshop Departure Area
    Cost
    $30.00

    What is retail? What role does retail activity have in placemaking? What can owners, landlords and city government achieve working together? Visit eight successful retailers in historic Old Oakland in a tour for planners, property owners, developers, and economic developers.
    NPC190034
    CM | 4

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1:30 PM - 2:30 PM PDT
    Location:  APA Publications Satellite

    NPC193056

  • Ticket Required
    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1:30 PM - 5:30 PM PDT
    Location:  Depart from Moscone West - Mobile Workshop Departure Area
    Cost
    $20.00

    See and hear about innovative changes around and along Market Street, San Francisco’s central hub. Discover some hidden gems, critical development sites, important and interesting historic structures, streetscape plans, and end with happy hour!
    NPC190043
    CM | 2.75

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  2 PM - 4 PM PDT
    Location:  Marriott Marquis - Pacific J

    NPC194007

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  2:15 PM - 2:45 PM PDT
    Location:  Exhibit Hall

    NPC191119

  • Ticket Required
    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  2:15 PM - 5:45 PM PDT
    Location:  Depart from Moscone West - Mobile Workshop Departure Area
    Cost
    $119.00

    Experience the Bay Area's newest regional trail, the Water Trail, while exploring the San Francisco Bay shoreline by kayak. This three-hour scenic tour offers lessons-learned planning and partnering to expand public access along this iconic shoreline.
    NPC190027
    CM | 3.50

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  2:30 PM - 2:45 PM PDT
    Location:  APA Pavilion

    Learn more about the APA Foundation and its impact on the planning profession by assisting disaster stricken communities, creating the first peer-vetted planning research agenda, and diversifying the profession.


  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  2:30 PM - 3 PM PDT
    Location:  Career Zone

    Learn more about the AICP Candidate Pilot Program.
    NPC195011

  • Ticket Required
    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  2:30 PM - 6 PM PDT
    Location:  Depart from Moscone West - Mobile Workshop Departure Area
    Cost
    $30.00

    This mobile workshop will allow attendees to experience firsthand the past, present and future of Fruitvale Station. The tour will help attendees better understand what was planned for the station and how the community banded together to make something unique.
    NPC190019
    CM | 2.75

  • Ticket Required
    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  2:30 PM - 6 PM PDT
    Location:  Depart from Moscone West - Mobile Workshop Departure Area
    Cost
    $40.00

    San Francisco is not the city you thought you knew! See the planning issues the City by the Bay has to grapple with as it balances rapid growth with livability/affordability. A must-see for first-timers and return visitors.
    NPC191003
    CM | 2

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  2:45 PM - 4 PM PDT
    Location:  2007

    Successful plan implementation begins before the planning process starts, with clear achievable outcomes that drive the planning process. Learn how to jump-start implementation with lessons from urbanizing suburbs and historic central cities.
    NPC198012
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  2:45 PM - 4 PM PDT
    Location:  3020

    Census 2020 is one year away. The session speakers will present an update (Timothy Olson, Associate Director of Field Operations), discuss issues (Marybel Batjer, CA Complete Count Committee) , and provide some historic context (Dr. Margo Anderson). Dr Chris Williamson will moderate.
    NPC198229
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  2:45 PM - 4 PM PDT
    Location:  2008

    Do you use planning information in communications with fellow planners, supervisors, your clients or the community? If your answer is yes, this session reveals new, efficient, within-your-reach methods to effectively collect, organize, and communicate information.
    NPC198025
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  2:45 PM - 4 PM PDT
    Location:  3018

    Transportation/policy experts from San Francisco, Washington, D.C., and Uber discuss pros and cons of the ever-expanding menu of mobility options and management strategies being considered or employed by agencies and providers to safely and sanely accommodate them in cities.
    NPC198036
    CM | 1.25

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