2019 National Planning Conference

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  • Saturday, April 13, 2019

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  10:45 AM - 12 PM PDT
    Location:  2008

    San Francisco Bay Area communities, ripe with the challenges planners face nationwide, have found new opportunities to innovate. Take a virtual trip around the Bay and learn about regional planning strategies, adapting to the shared economy, and planning for diversity.
    NPC198011
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  10:45 AM - 12 PM PDT
    Location:  2022

    San Francisco is witnessing an urban renaissance of epic proportion. Leaders from the planning, economic development, urban advocacy and architecture sectors engage in a conversation on San Francisco’s transformation and reflect on the city’s past, present and future. This course is approved to offer 1.25 LUs (AIA).
    NPC198162
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  2:45 PM - 4 PM PDT
    Location:  2001

    Municipalities across the country recognize the multitudinous benefits of improving the public realm to support pedestrians and foster civic life. This session highlights creative ways that cities have delivered safe, interesting, inclusive, and inviting spaces for pedestrians.
    NPC198124
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  2:45 PM - 5:15 PM PDT
    Location:  3014

    The new cannabis industry has resulted in new regulation and actions required by local and state government. Planners must be informed about this new industry including land use impacts, regulatory controls, economic impacts, potential community benefits and political challenges.
    NPC199006
    CM | 2.50

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  4:15 PM - 5:30 PM PDT
    Location:  2006

    These are boom times in yesterday’s ”back-of-house” districts. Amid large traffic volumes and dizzying change, can we achieve a sense of place? In San Francisco, the streets of Yerba Buena and Transbay are ground zero for a creative placemaking response. This course is approved to offer 1.25 LUs (AIA).
    NPC198189
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  4:15 PM - 5:30 PM PDT
    Location:  2001

    Can working with nature be a faster, greener, cheaper, safer way to respond to sea level rise and intensified storms? What's developing in nature-based "green" alternatives and can they replace or complement traditional "gray" infrastructure? Join us to explore answers!
    NPC198205
    CM | 1.25

  • Sunday, April 14, 2019

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  8:30 AM - 9:45 AM PDT
    Location:  2001

    Participatory budgeting (PB) is an equitable civic engagement innovation that is influencing billions of capital planning dollars. From regional transportation budgets in California to a citywide PB in NYC, you’ll discover scalable models to bring PB to your community.
    NPC198227
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  8:30 AM - 9:45 AM PDT
    Location:  2002

    Learn about the varied policy approaches three San Francisco agencies take to solve some of the city’s largest issues, such as affordable housing, regulating new industries, preserving neighborhood character, and more.
    NPC198141
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  10:30 AM - 11:45 AM PDT
    Location:  2001

    Shifting bicycle culture in auto-dominated counties is a challenging task. Learn how regional planning agencies in Silicon Valley and Montgomery County leveraged partnerships with key stakeholders and momentum generated through countywide bicycle plan development to implement a world-class bicycling network.
    NPC198028
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  10:30 AM - 11:45 AM PDT
    Location:  2011

    The Oakland EcoBlock can show communities a path to meeting today’s environmental challenges by creating places that simultaneously reduce resource use, work with minor changes to codes, and use innovative financing and governance structures allowed by California law.
    NPC198116
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM PDT
    Location:  2002

    Electric scooters have left many city officials scratching their heads on what to do in the Bay. How do regulators get it right and give the people, and the companies, what they want in a world of infinite mobility options?
    NPC198087
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM PDT
    Location:  2001

    The San Francisco Bay must solve for affordability and climate change simultaneously, applying sustainability leadership to address rising seas and increasing disparity. Key tools and lessons from innovative equitable/sustainable/resilient projects demonstrate co-benefits, dispelling the narrative that these aims can’t coexist.
    NPC198210
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  2:45 PM - 4 PM PDT
    Location:  2001

    Booming urban areas today grapple with displacement issues. Bay Area representatives from academia, philanthropic organizations, and the city of San Francisco discuss their approaches to fighting displacement, collectively contributing to the shared goal of maintaining a diverse region.
    NPC198075
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  2:45 PM - 4 PM PDT
    Location:  2014

    Santa Cruz is in the midst of a housing and homelessness crisis. This session provides an overview of the city’s practical, implementable, and measurable solutions to these crises based on local context, extensive community outreach, and organization-wide commitment.
    NPC198164
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  2:45 PM - 5:15 PM PDT
    Location:  2018

    Learn from public health and planning practitioners how to integrate health and equity in decision- and planmaking processes, and use cross-sector collaboration to strengthen planning processes with the aim of fostering healthy, equitable communities. This course is approved to offer 2.5 LU|HSWs (AIA).
    NPC199002
    CM | 2.50

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  4:15 PM - 5:30 PM PDT
    Location:  2001

    San Francisco is a worldwide tourist destination, but a housing shortage has placed a strain on some of our most vulnerable and culturally rich neighborhoods. Learn how cultural districts can be a tool for communities to intercept gentrification and shape change.
    NPC198166
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  4:15 PM - 5:30 PM PDT
    Location:  2004

    The retail apocalypse isn’t! This is a can’t-miss session for planners wanting to learn how San Jose recognized a dynamic retail environment and drove the creation of a comprehensive retail strategy that took into account the reurbanization of traditionally suburban areas.
    NPC198163
    CM | 1.25

  • Monday, April 15, 2019

  • Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  8:30 AM - 9:45 AM PDT
    Location:  2001

    Caltrans and active mode big data experts share the outcomes of designing and using a statewide active mode data tool. Learn about integrating multiple sources of data, and how Caltrans puts big data to use for planning.
    NPC198021
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  8:30 AM - 9:45 AM PDT
    Location:  2004

    Progressive city planning directors in the area around, and including San Francisco share the results of an all-day retreat that paints a vivid picture of the state of city and regional planning in the San Francisco region.
    NPC198130
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  8:30 AM - 9:45 AM PDT
    Location:  2002

    Planners, developers, and decisionmakers seeking to improve their jurisdiction’s reputation and/or delivery of development services learn about Walnut Creek’s Blueprint for Success, the positive changes it has fostered, and how to draft a blueprint back home.
    NPC198176
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  10:15 AM - 11:30 AM PDT
    Location:  2001

    How can historic waterfront districts become more resilient to a changing climate? This session explores the intersection between iconic Bay Area resources and rising sea levels. Central to the discussion is the adapting of cultural assets while maintaining integrity and character.
    NPC198057
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  10:15 AM - 11:30 AM PDT
    Location:  2002

    Regional and local agencies are increasingly recognizing their responsibility to advance equity, but how can they put policies into practice? In this panel, hear from Bay Area agencies that have converted regional policies into on-the-ground results.
    NPC198059
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM PDT
    Location:  2001

    This session explores common issues concerning the role of historic Chinatowns as gateways where new immigrants live and work. Examine the relationship of historic Chinatowns to outlying satellite communities, with a focus on San Francisco, Oakland, and Philadelphia.
    NPC198023
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  2:45 PM - 4 PM PDT
    Location:  2001

    Learn about creative implementation strategies for 100 percent affordable housing projects amid San Francisco’s affordable housing crisis. Explore the role of public-and-private partnerships constrained by financing deadlines, design guidelines, community backlash, and exorbitant land prices.
    NPC198175
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  4:15 PM - 5:30 PM PDT
    Location:  3018

    Oakland saw an estimated 3,000 housing units constructed in 2018, but homelessness and housing security remain vital concerns. Learn about the barriers to housing production and housing security in Oakland and how are stakeholders overcoming them.
    NPC198010
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  4:15 PM - 5:30 PM PDT
    Location:  2011

    States can play a crucial role in the promotion and coordination of smart growth within their communities. Hear how state planning offices in California, Rhode Island, New Jersey, and Maryland take different approaches toward managing growth in their states.
    NPC198169
    CM | 1.25

  • Tuesday, April 16, 2019

  • Date:  April 16, 2019 Time:  8:30 AM - 9:45 AM PDT
    Location:  2001

    Panelists compare and contrast the results of two large-scale resilience competitions: Rebuild By Design (NY, 2014-15) and Resilient By Design (San Francisco, 2017-18). Examine the transition of climate-responsive plans from competition brief to design into real-world impact and implementatio.
    NPC198004
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 16, 2019 Time:  10:15 AM - 11:30 AM PDT
    Location:  2001

    The redevelopment of Treasure Island is an opportunity to create a 21st century neighborhood based on principles of sustainability, community diversity, and social vibrancy. Learn about its innovations in urban design, landscape-based water management, and native and wildlife habitat creation. This course is approved to offer 1.25 LUs (AIA).
    NPC198197
    CM | 1.25

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