Want to move to the forefront of planning? Attend NPC17 and pack learning, connecting, sharing, and fun into four exciting days.
Browse through the full list of sessions, discussions, workshops, receptions, meetings, social events, and more. Multiple filters will help you narrow the view.
As you browse, add items to your personal schedule. Customize your schedule to a perfect fit, and use it at the conference to remind you what not to miss and where to go next.
Sessions & Discussions
Here is the heart of the conference: hundreds of opportunities to learn the very latest about myriad planning topics from the people who know them best. Most sessions and discussions last 75 minutes and offer CM credit.
Get to the core of the matter in an extended Deep Dive session.
Advanced Workshops & Institutes
Mobile Workshops & Orientation Tours
APA offers a full slate of planning career resources, whether you're in a serious job hunt or just checking out your options.
Conference tracks cover multiple aspects of important and emerging topics. This year's track topics range from climate change to zoning.
Each of APA's 21 special-interest divisions presents a session and facilitated discussion and holds its annual business meeting. Many host social events as well.
There's special content on tap for students, other emerging professionals, and planning commissioners and officials. Experienced planners will be interested in our Masters Series of advanced learning opportunities.
Networking Events & Receptions
APA leaders and its component groups (chapters, divisions, students) are here to take care of business. So are other groups and a number of APA partners. Meetings are open to all attendees unless otherwise noted.