2020 National Planning Conference

Full Program


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  • Thursday, April 23, 2020

  • Date:  April 23, 2020 Time:  9:30 AM - 1:30 PM CDT
    Location:  Marriott Marquis - Fort Bend

    The AICP Commission will meet for their business meeting.


  • Date:  April 23, 2020 Time:  12 PM - 2 PM CDT
    Location:  Marriott Marquis - Galveston

    The Foundation Board will meet for their business meeting.


  • Date:  April 23, 2020 Time:  12:30 PM - 5 PM CDT
    Location:  Marriott Marquis - Registration Desk

    APA leaders who are attending the Leadership meetings should stop by the registration desk to pick up their name badges.


  • Date:  April 23, 2020 Time:  2:15 PM - 5 PM CDT
    Location:  Marriott Marquis - Houston Ballroom Salon II-III

    A general session for Leadership will be held along with Component Group Leaders' updates and open dialogue. Group photos will be taken.


  • Date:  April 23, 2020 Time:  5 PM - 6 PM CDT
    Location:  Marriott Marquis - Houston Ballroom Foyer

    APA Leadership will hold this Meet and Greet/Regional Reception. All leaders are invited to attend this happy hour and join the discussion with colleagues from across the country.


  • Date:  April 23, 2020 Time:  6 PM - 8 PM CDT
    Location:  Coming Soon

    This invitation-only dinner includes APA Board, AICP Commission and APA Directors


  • Friday, April 24, 2020

  • Date:  April 24, 2020 Time:  8 AM - 9 AM CDT
    Location:  Marriott Marquis - Montgomery

    The Chapter Presidents Council (CPC) Committees will meet to discuss current and future initiatives.


  • Date:  April 24, 2020 Time:  8 AM - 9 AM CDT

    The Divisions Council (DC) can meet for breakfast before their business meeting.


  • Date:  April 24, 2020 Time:  8:30 AM - 12 PM CDT

    The Divisions Council (DC) will conduct their business meeting and discuss current and future initiatives.


  • Date:  April 24, 2020 Time:  9 AM - 5 PM CDT

    Join the Divisions for our Second Day of Service in the Northside of Houston for a community beautification event!
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  • Date:  April 24, 2020 Time:  9:15 AM - 11:45 AM CDT
    Location:  Marriott Marquis - Houston Ballroom Salon I-II

    The Chapter Presidents Council (CPC) will hold their business meeting to discuss current and future initiatives.


  • Date:  April 24, 2020 Time:  12 PM - 1 PM CDT

    The Student Representatives Council (SRC) committees will meet to discuss current and future initiatives.


  • Date:  April 24, 2020 Time:  12:30 PM - 4 PM CDT

    The APA Board of Directors will hold their business meeting and strategic session. Lunch is provided for the Board.


  • Date:  April 24, 2020 Time:  2 PM - 3 PM CDT

    The Divisions Council (DC) will meet to discuss specific topics.


  • Date:  April 24, 2020 Time:  2:30 PM - 3:30 PM CDT
    Location:  Marriott Marquis - Montgomery

    The Chapter Presidents Council will meet to exchange ideas about future initiatives.


  • Date:  April 24, 2020 Time:  4 PM - 6 PM CDT

    The Students Representatives Council (SRC) will conduct their business meeting and discuss current and future initiatives.


  • Date:  April 24, 2020 Time:  7 PM - 8:30 PM CDT
    Location:  Coming Soon

    The Student Representatives Council (SRC) will meet for a Board dinner.


  • Saturday, April 25, 2020

  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  8:30 AM - 10 AM CDT

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  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  10 AM - 11 AM CDT

    The Student Representatives Council will hold a town hall meeting open to everyone.


  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  10 AM - 12 PM CDT

    The first session of three parts; structured for people to learn new skills, sharpen existing skills and enlarge their planning support group learning from peers by sharing stories and challenges to assist in finding solutions and spreading innovative practices.


  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  10 AM - 4 PM CDT

    In partnership with Sequence Staffing, APA offers its annual Resume Clinic for members as part of the Career Zone in the Exhibit Hall.
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  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  10:15 AM - 10:45 AM CDT

    Double your impact during the Employer Connection by learning some tips on networking. Provided by Sequence Staffing.
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  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  10:30 AM - 12:30 PM CDT

    The Professional Development Officers will meet to discuss current and future initiatives.


  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  10:45 AM - 12 PM CDT
    Location:  310

    Learn from the experience of three diverse cities with five-plus years of experience in comprehensive plan implementation. Explore the key partnerships/programs that are making an impact in Austin, Lafayette, and Nashville and how can they be applied in your community.
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    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  10:45 AM - 12 PM CDT
    Location:  351

    Since 2015, the City of Charlotte and its food system stakeholders have coordinated efforts to develop the region's food economy, with a special focus on its farmers' markets. This session will highlight the research and strategies driving these efforts.
    NPC208007
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  10:45 AM - 12 PM CDT
    Location:  361

    Planning and designing healthier multifamily housing for working-class families through innovation and a focus on the health of residents is important. See how planners, architects and engineers, and property and resident services coordinators can achieve this result.
    NPC208006
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  10:45 AM - 12 PM CDT
    Location:  342

    Planning commissioners will gain essential skills as they learn the foundational aspects of planning including history, comprehensive plans, zoning, commissioner roles and responsibilities, and ethical principles in planning for application in decision making that expands choice and opportunity for their community.
    NPC208005
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  10:45 AM - 12 PM CDT
    Location:  330

    Zoning shapes the social and economic character of a place, as well as the physical form. Speakers will explore how zoning has contributed to past inequities and how form-based zoning, in particular, can support more equitable development in the future.
    NPC208003
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  10:45 AM - 12 PM CDT
    Location:  362

    This curated selection of eight bite-size presentations aims to entertain and inform you, capturing the flavor of today's planning from a variety of perspectives. This grouping is ideal for those interested in social justice issues and professional growth.
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    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  10:45 AM - 12 PM CDT
    Location:  320

    How do you make your community resilient in the face of different hazards? This session explores projects that maximize funding, staff bandwidth, and stakeholder participation. Solutions that span district, city, and regional scales take it a step further.
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    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  10:45 AM - 12 PM CDT
    Location:  TBD3

    Recent university research combined with interactive workshop elements allows attendees to contemplate how risk and uncertainty impact transportation and community planning, brainstorm strategies for local implementation, and try out tools and methods for incorporating risk into long-range planning efforts.
    NPC208002
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  10:45 AM - 12 PM CDT
    Location:  360

    In this storytelling session learn strategies for implementing guidelines, sustainable solutions, and designing living shoreline techniques that combat habitat loss and sea-level rise.
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    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  10:45 AM - 12 PM CDT
    Location:  332

    As long as “inclusive community engagement” lacks meaning, discipline, and rigor, we can’t build the equitable and inclusive cities we desire. This panel will explore strategies to empower residents and engage in authentic policy and planning discussions with community members.
    NPC208004
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  10:45 AM - 12:15 PM CDT
    Location:  TBD2

    This interactive presentation will describe how to write codes that are clear, well-organized, easy to use, and easy to understand. Participants will learn best practices for drafting, illustrating, and organizing codes to provide favorable development outcomes and efficient administration.
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    CM | 1.50
    L | 1.50

  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  10:45 AM - 12:15 PM CDT
    Location:  TBD1

    The AICP Ethics Committee presents a series of real-life ethical scenarios based on member inquiries and misconduct complaints from the previous year. Attendees respond via an interactive poll. Applicable Rules of Conduct and Principles from the AICP Code of Ethics are discussed.
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    CM | 1.50
    E | 1.50

  • Ticket Required
    Food Included
    Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  10:45 AM - 2:45 PM CDT
    Cost
    $98.00

    Bike along Brays Bayou Greenway and experience the diversity of parks and people that this linear park connects. Participants will stop at Mason Park (nature), Gragg Park (history), Smither Park (art), MacGregor Park (community), and Hermann Park (signature park).
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    CM | 3

  • Ticket Required
    Food Included
    Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  11 AM - 1 PM CDT
    Cost
    $65.00

    Project Row Houses is a community platform that enriches lives through art with an emphasis on cultural identity and its impact on the urban landscape. We engage neighbors and artists in collective creative action to help sustain opportunities in communities.
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    CM | 2

  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  11 AM - 4 PM CDT

    Expand your network and get ready to land your dream job. Employers: Contact APA Career Services if you're interested in meeting highly qualified candidates at this once-a-year event.
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  • Ticket Required
    Food Included
    Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  11:15 AM - 4:15 PM CDT
    Cost
    $76.00

    This workshop will connect participants to the Department of Transformation, a local advocacy organization, to implement some tactical urbanism improvements in the Northside neighborhood near downtown. Improvements will focus on better connections to the new neighborhood bikeway network.
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    CM | 4

  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  11:45 AM - 1 PM CDT

    Join the Small Town and Rural Planning Division for our annual business meeting and awards ceremony!


  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  12 PM - 1:30 PM CDT

    Are you an ENRE Division member? Would you like to be? Come to our annual business meeting to discuss what has occurred since the last national planning conference and brainstorm ideas for next year's work plan and budget.


  • Ticket Required
    Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  12:15 PM - 3 PM CDT
    Cost
    $70.00

    Youth build vibrant communities! Partner with the City of Houston to realize its Texas Children in Nature plan. Participants will learn strategies to engage youth, practical applications through activities with local youth, and actionable steps to inform the strategic plan of the city.
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    CM | 2.75

  • Ticket Required
    Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  12:15 PM - 3 PM CDT
    Cost
    $45.00

    Put on your walking shoes (or cleats) as we take a stroll to and through East Downtown and gain perspective on the impact of soccer in development on a local, national, and international scale from several perspectives
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    CM | 1.75

  • Ticket Required
    Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  12:30 PM - 3:30 PM CDT
    Cost
    $30.00

    Look inside METRO’s rail system and operations — a service that provides safe, reliable, and convenient ways to travel to Downtown, the Medical Center, and Houston's oldest African-American communities, while connecting to Texas Southern University and the University of Houston.
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  • Ticket Required
    Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  12:45 PM - 3:15 PM CDT
    Cost
    $25.00

    Opened to the public in 2015, METRO’s Green and Purple light rail on Capitol and Rusk Streets has spurred a conglomeration of development along 17 blocks of downtown Houston. This corridor tour will highlight 18 new or renovated buildings.
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    CM | 2.50

  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM CDT
    Location:  330

    Across the country, homelessness and displacement are becoming growing challenges for many communities. Learn how the nation’s largest cities are addressing these social equity crises.
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    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM CDT
    Location:  310

    New York City is home to a commuter van system that serves approximately 90,000 daily riders, primarily in immigrant communities. Learn about NYC’s approach to understanding and regulating private transit in the context of a broader microtransit discussion.
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    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM CDT
    Location:  332

    Heritage Trails have become a popular means of preserving a city’s history and promoting tourism, as well as enabling a new wave of education, empowerment, and activism.
    NPC208015
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM CDT
    Location:  362

    This interactive session will offer a candid conversation on opportunities and challenges of developing and implementing middle housing zoning. The discussion will focus on zoning code and development standards that advance community outcomes through middle housing.
    NPC208010
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 25, 2020 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM CDT
    Location:  351

    Explore current planning initiatives, both local and regional, taking place on the U.S.-Mexico border. Presentations will focus on binational planning initiatives, and the impacts our current political and economic climate has on urban planning.
    NPC208018
    CM | 1.25

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