Ethics Education

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Ethics Courses

  • Planning Ethics and Today's Challenges

    All practitioners sometimes grapple with the right thing to do in complex and often ambiguous situations that seem inconsistent with their own experiences or the AICP code. Learn how to make ethical decisions more easily.
    Nonmember
    $60.00
    Member
    $30.00
    • Carolyn Loh
    • Bonnie Johnson, AICP
    • Mickey Lauria
    • Nader Afzalan
    • Lisa Schweitzer
    #9155424
    CM | 1.50
    E | 1.50
  • Deep Roots in Planning Ethics

    Ethical roots are inherent to the planning profession and strengthened with experience and regular discussion. This session provides a fun-filled primer on the importance of the AICP Code of Ethics, with an exploration of potential ethical challenges in planning.
    Nonmember
    $60.00
    Member
    $30.00
    • Erica Heller, AICP
    • Abram Barge, AICP
    #9155368
    CM | 1.50
    E | 1.50
  • 2018 Ethics Cases of the Year

    Learn about common types of ethical scenarios faced by professional planners, based on real-life examples from the past year.
    Nonmember
    $60.00
    Member
    $30.00
    • Denise Harris, AICP
    • Graham Billingsley, FAICP
    #9155321
    CM | 1.50
    E | 1.50
  • Ethics: Navigating the Grey Matter

    Navigating the murky waters of “right vs. wrong” gets easier with experience and regular discussion. This session will provide a fun-filled refresher on the importance of the AICP Code of Ethics, with deeper consideration of potential ethical issues in planning.
    Nonmember
    $60.00
    Member
    $30.00
    • Tareq Wafaie, AICP
    • Abram Barge, AICP
    • Erica Heller, AICP
    #9155265
    CM | 1.50
    E | 1.50
  • Ethics 2016-17 Cases of the Year

    The 2016-17 Ethics Cases of the Year includes real-life case studies. The panelists will review up to eight distinctive ethical scenarios, posing questions for the audience to answer, and discussing the issues that are raised.
    Nonmember
    $60.00
    Member
    $30.00
    • Denise Harris, AICP
    • James Peters, FAICP
    • Lee Brown, FAICP
    #9155264
    CM | 1.50
    E | 1.50
  • Ethics and the Digital World Course

    Smart cities, social media, and online data and tools are all reshaping planning. But what are the ethical dimensions to this digital world? Explore issues such as privacy, access, application, and the nature of information and how it is shared.
    Nonmember
    $60.00
    Member
    $30.00
    • Dwight Merriam, FAICP
    • Jerry Weitz, FAICP
    • David Fields, AICP
    • Julie Tappendorf
    #9155698
    CM | 1.50
    E | 1.50