2019 National Planning Conference

Full Program


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  • Saturday, April 13, 2019

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  10 AM - 3:30 PM PDT
    Location:  Exhibit Hall

    Dress for the job you want and smile for the camera. A professional photographer will do the rest! First come, first served.
    NPC195022

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  10 AM - 4 PM PDT
    Location:  Exhibit Hall

    In partnership with Sequence Staffing, APA is offering our annual Resume Clinic in the Career Zone. APA members can get one-on-one feedback, insights, and tips from fellow members who have volunteered their expertise, private- and public-sector hiring managers, AICP Fellows, APA division leaders, and many others. Sequence Staffing, a premier executive search and recruitment firm, is committed
    NPC195019

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  10:45 AM - 12 PM PDT
    Location:  2009

    Hear a frank conversation about gender, race and equity in planning. Listen as planners in the private sector, government affairs, philanthropy and academia share tips for shaping a planning career that addresses LGBTQ issues, racial equity, international, and immigrant justice.
    NPC198017
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  11 AM - 5 PM PDT
    Location:  Career Zone in the Exhibit Hall

    Job seekers — discuss open positions with employers in small-group information sessions.
    NPC195012

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM PDT
    Location:  3014

    Encounter frank discussion among planners at varying stages in their careers on the challenges of both maintaining and managing idealism in professional planning. Topics include the evolution of ideals, disillusionment, and the integrating of ideals into practice.
    NPC198078
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:30 PM PDT
    Location:  2018 Overlook

    Aimee Nassif, AICP, and Matt Brandmeyer, AICP, hosts of the six-part Planning Supervisor’s Playbook series available from APA Learn, welcome your questions in a small-group discussion in the Career Zone. Discuss the unique challenges, expectations, and situations faced by planners in supervisory roles. Join this discussion to share your supervisory issues and best practices. Help generate solution
    NPC195008

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:30 PM PDT
    Location:  3020

    Learn how to address emerging issues in public right-of-way management, including: small wireless facilities, federal preemption, the FCC's new rules, shared mobility services (scooters, car-sharing, etc.) and First Amendment challenges to regulation of panhandling, charitable solicitation, and signs.
    NPC198244
    CM | 1.50
    L | 1.50

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  2:30 PM - 3 PM PDT
    Location:  Career Zone

    Learn more about the AICP Candidate Pilot Program.
    NPC195011

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  2:45 PM - 4 PM PDT
    Location:  2008

    Do you use planning information in communications with fellow planners, supervisors, your clients or the community? If your answer is yes, this session reveals new, efficient, within-your-reach methods to effectively collect, organize, and communicate information.
    NPC198025
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  4:15 PM - 5:30 PM PDT
    Location:  2008

    Get valuable tools to sharpen your skills while pursuing your dream job. Learn how to take charge of your career path and move forward to the next level as a professional.
    NPC198161
    CM | 1.25

  • Sunday, April 14, 2019

  • Ticket Required
    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  7:30 AM - 5:30 PM PDT
    Location:  Marriott Marquis - Golden Gate C3
    Cost
    $199.00

    The Planning Leadership Institute provides planning professionals with a full day of intensive training and professional reflection. PLI provides the skillsets and mindsets needed to exercise leadership, influence stakeholders, face challenges, and shape a legacy in your community. It is a once-a-year opportunity to connect with a select group of peers for a dynamic, interactive, creative, worksho
    NPC191013
    CM | 8

  • Ticket Required
    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  7:30 AM - 5:30 PM PDT
    Location:  Marriott Marquis - Golden Gate C1
    Cost
    $199.00

    The Planning Management Institute provides an intensive, interactive developmental opportunity for people who manage, or soon will manage, a public- or private-sector planning department. This practical, lively, hands-on workshop is a unique, annual opportunity to network with peers and learn best practices from a team of experts with national reputations. Participants will learn how to take their
    NPC191014
    CM | 8

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  8:30 AM - 10 AM PDT
    Location:  2016

    This session explores current planning ethics topics, based on seven real-life misconduct cases and informal inquiries reviewed during the previous year by the AICP ethics officer and the AICP Ethics Committee.
    NPC198053
    CM | 1.50
    E | 1.50

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  10 AM - 10:30 AM PDT
    Location:  Career Zone in the Exhibit Hall

    My APA is an uncomplicated way to connect with APA members. Take advantage of this under-the-radar networking power tool by updating your member profile with your personal value proposition. Provided by Sequence Staffing.
    NPC195004

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  10 AM - 4 PM PDT
    Location:  Exhibit Hall

    In partnership with Sequence Staffing, APA is offering our annual Resume Clinic in the Career Zone. APA members can get one-on-one feedback, insights, and tips from fellow members who have volunteered their expertise, private- and public-sector hiring managers, AICP Fellows, APA division leaders, and many others. Sequence Staffing, a premier executive search and recruitment firm, is committed
    NPC195020

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  10:30 AM - 11:45 AM PDT
    Location:  2004

    Over the past 20 years women have made significant advances into high level management position within the planning and allied professions. But few women of color have realized the same advancement within the profession. Five women of color share how they pierced the double glass ceiling.
    NPC198213
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  10:30 AM - 12 PM PDT
    Location:  2014

    Recent news stories have made us aware that FBI agents can have political opinions, can share political opinions, but cannot allow political opinions to influence their investigations. We couldn’t help but wonder: Do urban planners have the same latitude?
    NPC198142
    CM | 1.50
    E | 1.50

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  10:30 AM - 1 PM PDT
    Location:  Exhibit Hall

    Dress for the job you want and smile for the camera. A professional photographer will do the rest! First come, first served.
    NPC195023

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 1:30 PM PDT
    Location:  Career Zone

    Work with experienced recruiters in a conversational exercise to learn and test methods that will prepare you to ace a job interview. Please bring a sample job posting. Provided by Sequence Staffing.
    NPC195003

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM PDT
    Location:  2018

    How can you use your on-call consultants to your advantage in this time of limited resources, greater expectations, and complex projects? This session explores strategies to help agencies tap into the talents and extra horsepower on-call consultants can bring.
    NPC198204
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  1:30 PM - 2 PM PDT
    Location:  Career Zone

    Learn more about the volunteering with APA as a student or recent graduate. Members of the Students Representative Council are on hand to share their experiences with the career enhancing opportunities available through volunteering.
    NPC195027

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  2:30 PM - 3 PM PDT
    Location:  Career Zone

    Engaging in planning issue advocacy is one way emerging professionals can strengthen and grow their networks. Talk with APA advocacy staff about the networking value of participating in APA’s Planners’ Advocacy Network of engaged advocates shaping federal and state policy outcomes.
    NPC195018

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  2:45 PM - 4 PM PDT
    Location:  3020

    This is an interactive opportunity to pick the brains of individuals who are AICP-certified. They will share what they may have done differently to prepare for the exam and what the exam experience is really like.
    NPC198222

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  2:45 PM - 4 PM PDT
    Location:  2004

    Women leaders discuss different paths through private practice, from climbing the ranks of a large multinational firm to starting their own practice. What constitutes success? Hear an engaging and candid discussion on challenges and rewards of private practice.
    NPC198212
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  2:45 PM - 5:15 PM PDT
    Location:  3014

    Updating codes is an important task that should be guided by careful planning. If you are considering an update, learn how an audit can help you ensure your update is on target, efficient, and supported.
    NPC199005
    CM | 2.50

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  4:15 PM - 5:45 PM PDT
    Location:  2014

    Ethics can be entertaining and fun! Be challenged to consider personal bias, character, and courage, all with a smile on your face. No scenarios here, just a hardy helping of integrity. Afterward you'll say, "Wow, it's been 90 minutes already?!"
    NPC198146
    CM | 1.50
    E | 1.50

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  5:30 PM - 7 PM PDT
    Location:  Marriott Marquis Pacific J

    Open to all in the Mentor Match program including the AICP Candidate Pilot Program. Meet up at the event and kickoff your mentoring relationship. Do you want a mentor, or would you like to be one? Come to this event to meet in person and make a connection.
    NPC195002

  • Monday, April 15, 2019

  • Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  10 AM - 10:30 AM PDT
    Location:  Career Zone

    Learn more about the AICP Candidate Pilot Program.
    NPC195010

  • Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  10 AM - 5:30 PM PDT
    Location:  Exhibit Hall

    In partnership with Sequence Staffing, APA is offering our annual Resume Clinic in the Career Zone. APA members can get one-on-one feedback, insights, and tips from fellow members who have volunteered their expertise, private- and public-sector hiring managers, AICP Fellows, APA division leaders, and many others. Sequence Staffing, a premier executive search and recruitment firm, is committed
    NPC195021

  • Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  11 AM - 12 PM PDT
    Location:  Career Zone

    Did you recently graduate, or are you about to? This is for you. Meet Gisla Bush, aka “GiGi The Planner,” a young professional with an entrepreneurial spirit and a passion for planning. Her goal is to share what she’s learned to help college students who are pursuing degrees in urban planning and assist them with next steps. She’ll discuss how to transition from college to a career and prepare you
    NPC195014

  • Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  12 PM - 12:30 PM PDT
    Location:  Career Zone

    When you are perceived as an expert, people naturally want to work with you and will seek you out. This session focuses on a few simple strategies to build your brand as an expert. Provided by Sequence Staffing.
    NPC195001

  • Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM PDT
    Location:  Career Zone

    AICP Fellows Rick Willson and Whit Blanton will facilitate an interactive discussion in the Career Zone on the challenges faced by first-time managers. Participants will have the opportunity to share their management and supervisory challenges and brainstorm their own solutions in small groups. Rick and Whit will offer suggestions for approaching the top management challenges identified in the gro
    NPC195015

  • Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:30 PM PDT
    Location:  3018

    Interpersonal skills such as relationship building, communication, negotiation and mediation are integral parts of planners’ careers and can often be areas of ethical dilemmas. This session provides strategies to enhance interpersonal interaction while avoiding AICP Code of Ethics concerns.
    NPC198202
    CM | 1.50
    E | 1.50

  • Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 3 PM PDT
    Location:  Exhibit Hall

    Dress for the job you want and smile for the camera. A professional photographer will do the rest! First come, first served.
    NPC195026

  • Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  2:30 PM - 3:30 PM PDT
    Location:  Career Zone

    Interested in working abroad but don’t know where to start? Learn from professionals about gaining experience, skill development, possible career paths, and strategies to prepare for living and working abroad. The presentation and discussion is hosted by APA’s International Division, which offers information, networking, and professional development opportunities related to international planning
    NPC195016

  • Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  2:45 PM - 4 PM PDT
    Location:  2009

    What skill sets do the next generation of planning leaders need? With tight budgets, how can leadership training be creatively provided by planning agencies or through APA? This session explores innovative leadership training, mentoring and professional development strategies for planners.
    NPC198173
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  2:45 PM - 5:15 PM PDT
    Location:  2008

    The AICP exam prep deep dive provides an overview of the AICP Certification exam for examinees.
    NPC199009

  • Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  5:30 PM - 6 PM PDT
    Location:  Career Zone

    Need a boost of confidence or tips on how to break the ice before the Career Networking Power Hour? Touch base with a career coach from Sequence Staffing to get strategies you can use before mingling. Engage, network, and share in NPC19’s final formal employer networking event. Provided by Sequence Staffing
    NPC195017

  • Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  5:30 PM - 6:30 PM PDT
    Location:  Career Zone

    Employers and job seekers: If you missed the Employer Connection Job Fair on Saturday come back to the Career Zone for an hour of networking.
    NPC195025

  • Tuesday, April 16, 2019

  • Date:  April 16, 2019 Time:  8:30 AM - 9:45 AM PDT
    Location:  2022

    Modeled after "The Dating Game", the city and consultants, ask questions and then choose their “date” (or consultant). Learn what is necessary in an RFP, get tips on evaluating the submissions and interviews, Understand the planner’s ethical responsibilities.
    NPC198179
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 16, 2019 Time:  8:30 AM - 10 AM PDT
    Location:  2016

    Play the game “Who does it better?” at this interactive session. Encounter ethical scenarios including conflicts of interest, new technology, claiming credit, and public/private/nonprofit work. Learn what other professional codes advise. How does AICP fare? You decide.
    NPC198209
    CM | 1.50
    E | 1.50

  • Date:  April 16, 2019 Time:  10:15 AM - 11:30 AM PDT
    Location:  3014

    A why/how/what approach to online engagement; explore concepts related to tool selection followed by specific case studies as we explore ten commandments related to implementation success.
    NPC198184
    CM | 1.25

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