NPC17 Program: 2017 National Planning Conference

There are two types of activities at NPC17 and you sign up in different ways. Learn More

3 results for 2017 Conference Program : Andrea Garfinkel-Castro
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Saturday, May 6, 2017
Saturday, May 6, 2017 | 10:45 a.m.
CM | 1.25
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Saturday, May 6 | 10:45 a.m. - noon Location: Hall 1E13 (Javits Convention Center)

Planners need to become more familiar with the demographic changes that are taking place nationwide as well as the challenges and opportunities these changes bring in order to better engage and represent diverse populations.

Saturday, May 6, 2017 | 2:30 p.m.
CM | 1.25
#9109751
Saturday, May 6 | 2:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Location: Hall 1E11 (Javits Convention Center)

In this 'doctor is in' type session, planners working in diverse communities can get advice from their peers. Topics available for discussion include affordable housing, arts and culture, economic development, gentrification, public health, public transportation and zoning.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 | 11 a.m.
CM | 1.25
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Tuesday, May 9 | 11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Location: Hall 1E14 (Javits Convention Center)
Activity Type: Sessions & Discussions
NPC Topic: Education

This facilitated discussion will engage participants in a dialogue about whether there is a need for greater exercise of leadership in planning practice and, if so, what this means for educating and training planning students and practicing professionals.