APA Wisconsin Chapter

Eau Claire, WI, United States

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Friday, February 7, 2020, 8:24 a.m. CST

Changemaking Rules – The Social Impact Investing EcoSystem

4

dynamic speaker

Friday, February 7, 2020, 8:23 a.m. CST

Prepare to Be Investor Ready

4

Interesting programs, nice panel

Friday, February 7, 2020, 8:22 a.m. CST

Community Challenges: Engage, Align and Define Roles to Marshal Resources

4

Good program

Friday, February 7, 2020, 8:20 a.m. CST

Thursday Keynote: The Social Impact of Social Impact Investing

4

Good speaker, interesting topic, wish it could have been a longer program

Thursday, February 6, 2020, 1:12 p.m. CST

Thursday Keynote: The Social Impact of Social Impact Investing

4

Good speaker, interesting topic, would have liked for him to speak longer

Friday, January 31, 2020, 10:53 p.m. CST

EQUITABLE & HEALTHY COMMUNITIES - Mifflandia: A Social Practice Art Experience

5

This was a fantastic project and a fantastic presentation, empowering artists to design and implement public engagement methods in a neighborhood plan.

Friday, January 31, 2020, 10:42 p.m. CST

Plenary Session - Supporting Members as Leaders of their Communities

5

Thanks for coming to Wisconsin, Kurt!

Friday, January 24, 2020, 3:04 p.m. CST

Updated Tax Incremental Financing Fundamentals

5

Excellent

Friday, January 24, 2020, 2:55 p.m. CST

LEGISLATIVE & LAW UPDATE

4

Very good comparison

Friday, January 24, 2020, 2:52 p.m. CST

EQUITABLE & HEALTHY COMMUNITIES How to be a Wizard of OZ: Making the most of your Opportunity Zone

4

I liked the accountant

Friday, January 24, 2020, 2:51 p.m. CST

Plenary Session: Three State Planner’s Table: Forwarding Equity

2

Moderator was hard to understand

Friday, January 24, 2020, 2:50 p.m. CST

ETHICS CASE OF THE YEAR

5

Entertaining

Friday, January 24, 2020, 2:48 p.m. CST

HOUSING FOR ALL – Planning to House Adults Aging in Place

4

Good examples

Friday, January 24, 2020, 2:47 p.m. CST

Plenary Session - Supporting Members as Leaders of their Communities

4

Advocate for change

Friday, January 24, 2020, 2:46 p.m. CST

Planning Law Innovation: A Three State Comparison

4

Nice comparison

Wednesday, January 8, 2020, 1:21 p.m. CST

TECHNOLOGY - Tech Savvy Sign Regulations

4

Would have been nice to have a public, non-sign industry perspective, but still an informative session!

Wednesday, January 8, 2020, 1:19 p.m. CST

TRANSPORTATION - Greening the Edge

5

Literally implementing these suggestions into our landscape code this spring!

Wednesday, January 8, 2020, 1:16 p.m. CST

EQUITABLE & HEALTHY COMMUNITIES - Funding and Public Engagement Tools for Every Planner

5

great resources!

Wednesday, January 8, 2020, 1:15 p.m. CST

Walking tour of Downtown Eau Claire

5

Great tour, staff of Eau Claire is really knowledgeable and friendly!

Wednesday, January 8, 2020, 1:14 p.m. CST

TRANSPORTATION – Let’s Try It Out! MnDOT’s Guide to Active Transportation Demonstration Projects

5

Great Session!

Saturday, December 28, 2019, 2:55 p.m. CST

Walking tour of Banbury Place

5

An amazing development! Complete and well-led tour, despite a few unanticipated issues.

Saturday, December 28, 2019, 2:52 p.m. CST

HOUSING FOR ALL - Wauwatosa in Transition: A Case Study in Community Process and Change

5

My own session -- but the exchange and panel format worked very well.

Friday, December 13, 2019, 11:37 a.m. CST

Plenary Session: Three State Planner’s Table: Forwarding Equity

1

This was disappointing. While some of the speakers presented useful information on how they have integrated equity in planning, this could have been so much better, especially as the a plenary. A community advocate working in advocacy would have provided a much more impactful presentation and challenged planners to think differently.

Friday, December 13, 2019, 11:32 a.m. CST

SMALL TOWN & RURAL ISSUES - People, Trees, and Power: Tools and Strategies for Advancing Community Resilience

5

This was a great presentation and a very knowledgeable speaker. I really appreciated how he distilled what is happening to our climate and then brought it down to the local level. I wish this one was held at a different time. I think a lot of planners would have appreciated it, but the Ethics session was at the same time.

Friday, December 13, 2019, 11:28 a.m. CST

Lunch Plenary - Understanding Messy Cities: How we can Plan and Develop Valuable, Authentic and Equitable Places

5

engaging speaker and a good use of powerpoint (not a lot of words).

Friday, December 13, 2019, 11:26 a.m. CST

EQUITABLE & HEALTHY COMMUNITIES – “Wintermission” Eau Claire: Improving Health & Social Isolation in Winter

5

Unique project - enjoyed the look at partnerships and a different way to look at a how planners can implement objectives in community development

Thursday, December 12, 2019, 3:25 p.m. CST

EQUITABLE & HEALTHY COMMUNITIES - Net Zero Energy: Pipedream to Reality

5

Ned Noel is a thought-leader and enthusiastic proponent of sustainability in the planning field!

Thursday, December 12, 2019, 3:24 p.m. CST

HOUSING FOR ALL - Affordable Housing: National Problem, Regional Solutions

5

Honored to share the year-long work of our regional housing task force and to share the stage with a next gen planning leader in Josh Clements!

Thursday, December 12, 2019, 3:22 p.m. CST

Walking tour of Downtown Eau Claire

5

Excellent mix of attendees allowed for engaging and thought-provoking questions about downtown redevelopment, gentrification, and economic and legal aspects of large scale projects.

Thursday, December 12, 2019, 3:21 p.m. CST

Lunch Plenary - Understanding Messy Cities: How we can Plan and Develop Valuable, Authentic and Equitable Places

5

Kevin is a national leader in innovative urban planning and design. His talk was engaging and challenging, with a call to action for all attendees to push the status quo towards a positive progression for walkable and equitable cityscapes!

Monday, December 9, 2019, 3:27 p.m. CST

EQUITABLE & HEALTHY COMMUNITIES - Advancing School-Community Planning

5

Highly informative and well presented. Increased my knowledge of school planning issues and how to interface with schools and districts.

Monday, December 9, 2019, 3:25 p.m. CST

Plenary Session: Three State Planner’s Table: Forwarding Equity

3

Good info but would have been strengthened with persons of color on the panel.

Monday, December 9, 2019, 3:23 p.m. CST

ETHICS CASE OF THE YEAR

5

The game format was highly engaging and effective.

Monday, December 9, 2019, 3:21 p.m. CST

Walking tour of Downtown Eau Claire

5

Great tour! I learned so much about all the impressive redevelopment that has occurred in Eau Claire.

Monday, October 28, 2019, 5:21 p.m. CDT

LEGISLATIVE & LAW UPDATE

5

This session was very thought provoking.

Monday, October 28, 2019, 5:17 p.m. CDT

Lunch Plenary - The Red Cedar: Land, Water & People Coming Together!

5

This session was loaded with lots of food for thought.

Monday, October 28, 2019, 5:14 p.m. CDT

EQUITABLE & HEALTHY COMMUNITIES - Advancing School-Community Planning

5

An excellent session that is needed on school safety.

Monday, October 28, 2019, 5:08 p.m. CDT

Plenary Session: Three State Planner’s Table: Forwarding Equity

5

This session was a great educational comparison in terms of equity.

Monday, October 28, 2019, 5:02 p.m. CDT

ETHICS CASE OF THE YEAR

5

An excellent session characterised by many wake up calls.

Monday, October 28, 2019, 4:54 p.m. CDT

Lunch Plenary - Understanding Messy Cities: How we can Plan and Develop Valuable, Authentic and Equitable Places

5

Excellently illuminating.

Monday, October 28, 2019, 4:46 p.m. CDT

HOUSING FOR ALL – Planning to House Adults Aging in Place

5

The session exposed the growing challenges facing the Baby boomer generation as well.

Monday, October 28, 2019, 4:20 p.m. CDT

Planning Law Innovation: A Three State Comparison

5

This session was very exciting and highly educational because it compared and contrasted the application of planning law in three states that are all bordering each other.

Wednesday, October 16, 2019, 4:17 p.m. CDT

EQUITABLE & HEALTHY COMMUNITIES - Mifflandia: A Social Practice Art Experience

5

This session was excellent! It was great to hear from someone who is not a planner (an artist) to discuss ways that planners can improve community engagement!

Friday, October 11, 2019, 12:17 p.m. CDT

Lunch Plenary - Understanding Messy Cities: How we can Plan and Develop Valuable, Authentic and Equitable Places

2

Stale topic

Wednesday, October 9, 2019, 1:20 p.m. CDT

Climate & Energy Planning Workshop

5

Useful combination of municipal and utility leaders

Tuesday, October 8, 2019, 2:27 p.m. CDT

Lunch Plenary - The Red Cedar: Land, Water & People Coming Together!

3

A little different type of plenary. Speakers with mixed levels of proficiency and helpfulness.

Tuesday, October 8, 2019, 2:26 p.m. CDT

Plenary Session: Three State Planner’s Table: Forwarding Equity

5

Excellent session by four planners sharing their experiences in advancing equity and inclusion in their communities through their work, as well as within their workplaces.

Tuesday, October 8, 2019, 2:24 p.m. CDT

HOUSING FOR ALL – House Hacking: What it is, and why it’s the next big thing in real estate

4

Interesting session guiding the audience to think about how housing is often a creative process of adding value through "house hacking"- adding additional units, co-housing, or other tactics --- and how our zoning regulations can be barriers.

Tuesday, October 8, 2019, 2:23 p.m. CDT

Lunch Plenary - Understanding Messy Cities: How we can Plan and Develop Valuable, Authentic and Equitable Places

5

Excellent keynote session to inspire planners to be creative and scale-appropriate to improve cities and places. Great session

Tuesday, October 8, 2019, 2:22 p.m. CDT

TRANSPORTATION – Let’s Try It Out! MnDOT’s Guide to Active Transportation Demonstration Projects

4

I greatly appreciated MNDOT presenting their "tactical urbanism" guide; and enjoyed the audience participation elements of the session

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