APA Federal Planning Division

Chicago, IL, United States

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Saturday, April 20, 2019, 12:50 p.m. CDT

Achieving the Best Planning Decisions in Complex and Conflicting Environments & Plan Branding, Positioning + Delivery

5

Good coverage of a challenging and relevant topic that promote a lot of audience dialogue and participation via questions and answers

Friday, April 19, 2019, 7:15 p.m. CDT

Coastal Resiliency Planning: Two Air Force Base Case Studies

5

Good information. Liked the Fitness Center at Tyndall. It is a platinum LEED building that survived the hurricane. Great!

Friday, April 19, 2019, 5:45 p.m. CDT

Mobile Workshop - Tour of the Presidio

5

Very informative.

Friday, April 19, 2019, 2:35 p.m. CDT

Mobile Workshop - Tour of the Presidio

5

This was a fantastic mobile workshop. If it had been all day long, I would have taken it. The amazing public/private partnerships being conducted there are astonishing. I'd suggest they be invited to the APA conference next year to show what they've done.

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 8:21 p.m. CDT

Perfecting Participatory Planning: Tools and Techniques for Meaningful and Ethical Collaboration

5

Great interactive presentation

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 8:19 p.m. CDT

Legal Luncheon

3

Speaker was very knowledgeable but presentation was not coordinated with slide deck and speaker was monotone.

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 8:17 p.m. CDT

Secret Cities of the Manhattan Project: How Los Alamos, NM; Oak Ridge, TN; and Richland, WA Changed the American Landscape

5

Great discussion about a little known topic.

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 4:54 p.m. CDT

Legal Luncheon

4

Don’t disagree but needed a silver lining.

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 4:02 p.m. CDT

20 Years Later: The Impacts of AT/FP Policy on Design

5

Well done; appreciate this topic!

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 4:01 p.m. CDT

Building Broad-based Resilience in Our Facilities, Installations, and Cities

5

Good info and insightful!

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 4 p.m. CDT

Explosives Safety Planning

5

John Stacy is so knowledgeable! Very relevant and good tips for site planning.

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 3:58 p.m. CDT

Legal Luncheon

5

Touched on climate change and relevant legal case studies. The lunch included was an added bonus!

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 3:56 p.m. CDT

The Portfolio Planning Approach - How Component Plans and Team Integration Carved the Master Plan at MCAS Iwakuni

5

So many great examples and solution oriented methods.

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 12:53 p.m. CDT

Comprehensive Planning Platform: Moving Installation Planning to the Digital Age

5

Best presentation to date at the workshop.

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 12:51 p.m. CDT

Legal Luncheon

2

Presenter was all over the place. Wasn’t sure if we were listening to a legal presentation or a climat change discussion.

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 10:44 a.m. CDT

Mobile Workshop - Surgical Urbanism: Lessons from San Fransisco to Iwakuni

5

Very well researched! Very well done! Excellent. Love how San Francisco examples/concepts are applied to iwakuni.

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 12:14 a.m. CDT

Asset Management: The Foundation for Installation Resilience & Take a "Bite" Out of Planning: the Joint Working Dog Campus

5

EPrism has a lot of great potential for ADP preparation.

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 12:09 a.m. CDT

Naval Shipyard Infrastructure Optimization Program

5

Great background on a very complex planning process for the shipyards.

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 12:05 a.m. CDT

Coastal Resiliency Planning: Two Air Force Base Case Studies

5

Two great examples of how to plan for preparation for and recovery from natural disasters.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019, 7:24 p.m. CDT

Applying Innovative Transportation Technologies on Federal Lands

5

Fascinating panel on future mobility options for federal facilities.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019, 3:40 p.m. CDT

West Point - The Value of Planning for Successful Design

5

Really enjoyed the implementation segment!

Wednesday, April 17, 2019, 3:19 p.m. CDT

Coastal Resiliency Planning: Two Air Force Base Case Studies

5

Ms Vandeveer was awesome. Her efforts to lead the Tyndall recovery planning effort is amazing. Great presentation.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019, 12:56 p.m. CDT

Coastal Resiliency Planning: Two Air Force Base Case Studies

5

Relevant and great info to cross over to Navy.

Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 7:09 a.m. CDT

Session 2.9 Stormwater planning at Iwakuni, Resilience Planning at NGTC, and surviving a direct hit at MCLB Albany, Georgia

5

There needs to be more more infrastructure computer modeling..

Sunday, September 30, 2018, 2:24 p.m. CDT

Session 1.7 Air Force Comprehensive Planning Platform – Digital Installation Development Planning for the 21st Centruy

5

Of course I am going to rate myself good!

Sunday, September 30, 2018, 2:19 p.m. CDT

Session 1.2 Show Me the Data! Leveraging the Workforce to Plan a Readier, More Sustainable Workplace

5

Great presentation on how data and data analytics can be used to support facility investment planning.

Tuesday, September 11, 2018, 7:12 a.m. CDT

Planning Ethics

5

Interesting approach.

Monday, September 3, 2018, 6:58 a.m. CDT

Session 2.9 Stormwater planning at Iwakuni, Resilience Planning at NGTC, and surviving a direct hit at MCLB Albany, Georgia

5

There needs to be a whole lot more computer modeling of infrastructure

Saturday, July 21, 2018, 1:03 p.m. CDT

2.4a A Fresh Perspective on the UFC: Leadership and Innovation in Army Master Planning

5

I enjoyed this panel discussion topics very much.

Thursday, July 5, 2018, 6:08 p.m. CDT

Session 2.7: Breezy Point Home Elevation Design Guidelines: Merging Architecture and Urbanism

5

Excellent well illustrated innovative approach to creating development standards for flood resilience

Thursday, July 5, 2018, 6:04 p.m. CDT

Session 2.10: A Planning Handbook on Climate Change Adaptation & Reslience

5

Excellent step by step methodology for multiple types of facilities

Thursday, July 5, 2018, 5:54 p.m. CDT

Track 2 - Afternoon: Resilience Through Collaboration & New Lenses; Assessing the Impacts of Gates Serving Fed Facilities; Design Guidelines

5

Excellent and diverse overview on a range of topics

Tuesday, July 3, 2018, 2:10 p.m. CDT

Planning Ethics

5

I really appreciated that this was designed specifically for federal planners. Great job Andrea and Jill!

Friday, June 22, 2018, 7:13 a.m. CDT

Session 3.4 Federal Planning – Past, Current + Future Perspective

5

Very well done

Friday, June 22, 2018, 7:10 a.m. CDT

Session 1.3a & b Planning Certification: What You Need to Know about AICP & FACIP Application Process

5

Very well done

Friday, June 22, 2018, 7:06 a.m. CDT

Mobile Workshop 1: Restoring & Managing a Unique Federal Property: NOLA’s US Custom House

5

Excellent tour of New Orleans Custom House.

Friday, June 22, 2018, 7:03 a.m. CDT

Opening Plenary

4

Very good

Thursday, May 31, 2018, 12:33 p.m. CDT

Planning Ethics

4

Good role playing sessions and group discussions at the tables

Thursday, May 31, 2018, 12:20 p.m. CDT

Opening Plenary

4

Good overview of current APA initiatives. Was great to learn about access to image libraries and PAS publications on line

Tuesday, May 15, 2018, 8:22 a.m. CDT

Planning Ethics

5

Outstanding approach. Reemphasized principles better than if we listened in recipient mode. Very good!

Saturday, May 12, 2018, 12:21 p.m. CDT

Planning Ethics

3

Great group exercise

Saturday, May 12, 2018, 12:17 p.m. CDT

Session 1.4 Master Planning and the Army’s Military Decision-Making Process

3

Why MDMP, why not JOPP, operational design, the Marine planning model? Not sure why incorporating a military planning model of conducting operations should be "the" way. If truely joint - JOPP should be used

Saturday, May 12, 2018, 12:13 p.m. CDT

Session 1.1 From Fairy Dust to Fruition: Using Customer Concept Documents to Link the Master Plan to the 1391

3

Creating new processes and lexicon is not always helpful.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018, 7:02 a.m. CDT

Awards Dinner Keynote Address

2

A good idea, but missed the mark - a different type of planning. Still somewhat interesting.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018, 6:58 a.m. CDT

Session 1.6c High Cost of BX Parking: Using Satellite Imagery and Artificial Intelligence to Assess Minimum Parking Requirements

4

Great example of the use of data analysis and alternative methods to determine utilization.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018, 6:56 a.m. CDT

Session 3.5 Planning Considerations for Munitions Related Infrastructure

4

A different type of subject, but critical to understand and address.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018, 6:51 a.m. CDT

Planning Ethics

5

A great event - better than most Ethics classes. Very interactive.

Saturday, May 5, 2018, 3:10 p.m. CDT

Session 3.10 That’s Not My Job, Or Is It? Making Your Plans Come to Life

4

Well done!

Saturday, May 5, 2018, 3:09 p.m. CDT

Planning Ethics

4

Energetic and well-tuned to FPD participants.

Saturday, May 5, 2018, 3:08 p.m. CDT

Session 2.5 NEPA Planning vs Master Planning: A Shotgun Marriage

4

Thoughtful.

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