2019 National Planning Conference

NPC19: 2019 National Planning Conference

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  • Speaker Ready Room

    April 12, 2019, 1:00 p.m. to April 12, 5:00 p.m. PDT
  • ENRE Business Meeting

    April 13, 2019, 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. PDT
  • Speaker Ready Room

    April 13, 2019, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. PDT
  • GIS Workshop: 4/13 @ 10:30 AM - Using Story Maps to Tell the Story of Your Community

    In this hands-on workshop, with no programming and no GIS knowledge, you’ll use ready-made templates to tell a story about the assets of your community on the web to convey the message that you want and to foster additional discussion.
    April 13, 2019, 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. PDT
    • Keith Cooke
    CM | 1.25
  • Autism Planning and Design Guidelines 1.0

    Autism’s increasing prevalence calls for planners to plan and design the public realm to improve the quality of life for people with autism. Find out about planning and design standards that create places where people with autism can thrive. This course is approved to offer 1.25 LU|HSW (AIA). This course is approved to offer 1.25 PDH (ASLA).
    April 13, 2019, 10:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PDT
    • Richard Stein, AICP
    • Galyna Korniyenko
    • Joanne Shelly, AICP
    CM | 1.25
  • Bay Area Solutions to National Problems

    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.
    April 13, 2019, 10:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PDT
    • Lisa Wise, AICP
    • Jennifer Daugherty, AICP
    • Stefan Pellegrini, AICP
    • Arti Harchekar, AICP
    CM | 1.25
  • Building Careers in Equity and Planning

    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.
    April 13, 2019, 10:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PDT
    • Tilly Chang
    • Christina Delius
    CM | 1.25
  • Create Adaptive Transportation Policy

    Shared, autonomous, convenient. Mobility companies are promising new technologies with these traits. How do communities create policy that meets their goals and adapts to this changing environment? Learn how San Francisco did by using something these companies espouse: data.
    April 13, 2019, 10:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PDT
    • Viktoriya Wise
    • Carli Paine
    • Annick Beaudet, AICP
    CM | 1.25
  • How Food Shapes Our Cities

    Without a reliable food supply, even the most advanced city would collapse. Climate change and population growth are making our cities and the agricultural systems that support them more vulnerable than ever. Explore how urban agriculture is shifting this trajectory. This course is approved to offer 1.25 PDH|HSW (ASLA).
    April 13, 2019, 10:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PDT
    • Henry Gordon-Smith
    • Mario Cambardella
    CM | 1.25
  • Inclusive Housing Successes; Inclusive Community Aspirations

    Communities around the country struggle to maintain and create housing that is affordable and appealing for households across the income spectrum. Examine results from market-driven strategies that are creating mixed-income housing in the Bay Area, Detroit, and the Northeast.
    April 13, 2019, 10:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PDT
    • Amit Price Patel, AICP
    CM | 1.25
  • Latina/o Migration & Informality-Lessons for Planners

    In session, planners will learn about the informal economy within Latina/o communities, e.g., street vending and rural ranching informal economy. Planners will learn strategies to engage informal Latina/o entrepreneurs to further equity and justice in our cities and rural towns.
    April 13, 2019, 10:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PDT
    • Gerardo Sandoval
    CM | 1.25
  • New Methods for Reforming Bureaucracy

    Reforming the rules of a bureaucracy can seem like an impossible task but when done right, reform can have massive impact. Learn about new methods for bureaucratic reform, utilizing big data and smart policy.
    April 13, 2019, 10:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PDT
    • Henry Pontarelli
    • Linda McIntyre, AICP
    • Olivia Jovine
    • Veronica Chuah, AICP
    CM | 1.25
  • Off-port Land Use Environmental Justice Impacts

    The Port of Los Angeles has massive health, environmental justice, and economic impacts on neighboring San Pedro and Wilmington. Hear from the researcher, an academic, a board member, and a community health organizer about the recent land-use study of off-port impacts.
    April 13, 2019, 10:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PDT
    • Sylvia Betancourt
    • Jesse Marquez
    • David Sloane
    CM | 1.25
  • Politics and Power: Planners Influencing Change

    We are the leaders we have been waiting for. Find out how these passionate planners got political and became influential changemakers who ran for office, councils, and commissions, brought in a planner’s perspective, and made huge impacts to their communities.
    April 13, 2019, 10:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PDT
    • Lilly Shoup, AICP
    • Lisa Fisher
    • Jenny Brekhus, AICP
    • Debra March
    CM | 1.25
  • Preserving Affordable Housing Through Big Data

    Explore how big data and machine learning streamline the preservation of affordable housing! This session will present innovative methods to improve coordination between funders and properties in need of preservation using new open-source tools on publicly available databases.
    April 13, 2019, 10:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PDT
    • Anthony Orlando
    • Brian An
    CM | 1.25
  • San Francisco Urban Transformations

    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).
    April 13, 2019, 10:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PDT
    • Leo Chow
    • Nadia Sesay
    • John Rahaim
    • Allison Albericci, AICP
    • Kristen Wang
    • Mark Schwettmann
    CM | 1.25
  • The ‘P’ in Planning is CAPITAL

    Learn about specific capital planning approaches used by the city of New York, the county of Los Angeles, and the District of Columbia to achieve planning objectives, and about the vital role of capital investments in community revitalization.
    April 13, 2019, 10:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PDT
    • Sarah Goldwyn
    • Kelly Quinn
    • Vikram Viswanathan
    CM | 1.25
  • Vision Zero: Suburban Challenges, Suburban Solutions

    Montgomery County, Maryland, is paving the way as the first suburban jurisdiction to adopt Vision Zero, a policy to eliminate traffic-related fatalities and severe injuries. Think this is ambitious? Learn how this policy is informing plans for safer suburban streets.
    April 13, 2019, 10:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PDT
    • Elizabeth Gordon
    • David Anspacher
    • Andrew Tsai
    CM | 1.25
  • Zoning Reforms to Boost ADU Development

    Policy experts and practitioners present a novel proposal to facilitate garage to apartment conversions, share the highs and lows of municipal ADU program administration, and highlight the key tensions underlying efforts to reform ADU zoning.
    April 13, 2019, 10:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PDT
    • Donald Shoup, FAICP
    • Vinit Mukhija
    • Marcelle Boudreaux, AICP
    • Vicki Vandegrift, AICP
    CM | 1.25
  • Legal Issues with Short-Term Rentals

    What authority do local governments have to regulate increasingly popular short-term rental services such as Airbnb? Policy and compliance professionals discuss effective regulations, legal challenges, and prosecutions affecting short-term rentals.
    April 13, 2019, 10:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. PDT
    • Christopher Smith
    • Teresa Ou
    CM | 1.50
    L | 1.50
  • Assessing Affirmative Fair Housing: North Texas

    An unprecedented Dallas-led consortium of 21 Dallas-Fort Worth cities and housing authorities partnered with a university to respond to HUD’s required Assessment of Fair Housing. What are the lessons and takeaways, especially after HUD suspended the AFFH rule’s mandated assessment?
    April 13, 2019, 1:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. PDT
    • Beverly Davis
    • Stephen Mattingly
    • flora brewer
    • Lorin Carter
    CM | 1.25
  • Beyond Vulnerability: Innovative Adaptation Planning

    Planning for climate adaptation is a moving target. With ever evolving data and methods, projects can get bogged down in analyses. Come hear how regional resilience planning initiatives in California and New Jersey are moving beyond assessments to promote action.
    April 13, 2019, 1:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. PDT
    • Nik Steinberg
    • Amanda Brown-Stevens
    CM | 1.25
  • Big City Planning Directors on Autonomous Vehicles

    Autonomous vehicles will begin to revolutionize mobility in communities across the country by 2020. Learn how the nation’s largest cities are preparing for this transformative new technology.
    April 13, 2019, 1:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. PDT
    • Andres Seutsuk
    • Vincent Bertoni, AICP
    • David Dixon
    • Anita Laremont
    • Armando Carbonell, FAICP
    CM | 1.25
  • Business Case for Planning Healthy Towns

    Achieving future generations of healthy towns will require partnerships between public entities and the private sector. Case studies will be examined that explore UK and American approaches in leveraging public and private collaboration and resources to implement healthy town projects.
    April 13, 2019, 1:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. PDT
    • Eleanor Eaton
    • Kelly Porter, AICP
    CM | 1.25
  • Capitol Campuses

    Planning and design of capitol campuses demonstrate how state governments address issues of facilities, sustainability, workplace, placemaking, and parking in the context of capital cities and downtowns. A capitol campus in Richmond, Virginia provides an exemplary case study in undertaking revitalization. This course is approved to offer 1.25 PDH|HSW (ASLA).
    April 13, 2019, 1:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. PDT
    • Holly Law Eve
    CM | 1.25
  • Cohesive Wildfire Strategies: A Big Tent

    The National Cohesive Wildland Fire Strategy builds the first "big tent" for effective wildland fire planning at all levels of government. Ask our experts how planners, regulators, responders and NGO's can develop plans for fire adapted communities, resilience and recovery.
    April 13, 2019, 1:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. PDT
    • Bob Roper
    • Dave Driscoll
    • James Schwab, FAICP
    CM | 1.25
  • Creative Community Revitalization and Strategic Financing

    Revitalization programs of all forms rely on three essential factors: engagement, financing, and applying the right tools. Listen and learn as varied perspectives weigh in on the strategy and gravity of microprojects as catalysts of revitalization in communities across the country.
    April 13, 2019, 1:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. PDT
    • Jim Miller
    • Robert Barber, FAICP
    • Sue Schwartz, FAICP
    CM | 1.25
  • Design-based Comprehensive Plans

    Physical design of our built environment is one of the most dominant influences on quality of life. Comprehensive Plans always include goals and guidelines intended to influence development. Plans that are more visual are increasingly viewed as being more effective.This course is approved to offer 1.25 PDH (ASLA). This course is approved to offer 1.25 LU (AIA).
    April 13, 2019, 1:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. PDT
    • Rodger Lentz, AICP
    • Philip Walker, FAICP
    • Leigh Anne King, AICP
    CM | 1.25
  • Discovering FEMA's Flood Risk Products

    Most communities are familiar with using flood maps to guide sound floodplain management decisions. FEMA has also developed a suite of ready-made products designed to inform mitigation actions. Learn about the user-friendly Flood Risk Products.
    April 13, 2019, 1:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. PDT
    • Bradley Dean
    • Christine Caggiano, AICP
    CM | 1.25
  • Equity-driven Cultural Planning in Three Cities

    Cultural planning can be an equitable planning approach that sustains community identity and cultures of place. Learn how Boston, Oakland, and Washington, D.C., have taken three different approaches to creating and implementing equity-driven cultural plans. Learn about how cultural planning can stimulate equitable, arts-centered revitalization that engages diverse demographics and shares power in
    April 13, 2019, 1:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. PDT
    • Kara Elliott-Ortega
    • Roberto Bedoya
    • Sakina Khan
    • Ryan Hand
    CM | 1.25
  • GIS Workshop: 4/13 @ 1:00 PM -Empowering an Informed Public: Generating and Analyzing Genuine Citizen Engagement

    In this hands-on workshop, we will examine the changes in expectations of citizens, evolving from traditional public notification to modern demands for information and engagement. You will learn how easy-to-use apps can create a genuine partnership between citizens and their planning department and empower planning professionals to produce buy-in for better, more sustainable plans. Laptops and
    April 13, 2019, 1:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. PDT
    • Keith Cooke
    CM | 1.25
  • Idealism in Professional Planning

    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.
    April 13, 2019, 1:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. PDT
    • Cade Hobbick, AICP
    • Christopher Gomez, AICP
    • Catherine Chao
    • Sahra Mirbabaee
    CM | 1.25
  • Industrial Areas in Transition

    This panel brings together three examples of historically industrial areas that are transitioning away from industry entirely or are trying to find a balance between traditional, heavy manufacturing and newer uses such as small-scale manufacturing, innovation, or residential. This course is approved to offer 1.25 LUs (AIA).
    April 13, 2019, 1:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. PDT
    • Eleanor Gorski
    • Shani Leibowitz, AICP
    • Adam Lubinsky, AICP
    CM | 1.25
  • Integrating Urban and Regional Sustainability Planning

    The session describes and compares how different US and international planning organizations and initiatives integrate sustainable planning at regional and city levels, exploring if one level does or should set the agenda or context for the other.
    April 13, 2019, 1:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. PDT
    • Scott Edmondson, AICP
    • Vincent Riscica, AICP
    • Sharon Rooney, AICP
    • Bruce Stiftel, FAICP
    CM | 1.25
  • NYC Rent-Regulation: 75-years

    The housing affordability crisis is prompting many communities to (re)consider rent control. Government researchers will share insights from decades of rent regulation experience in New York. Planners interested in affordability will gain understanding of benefits and challenges of rent regulation.
    April 13, 2019, 1:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. PDT
    • Elyzabeth Gaumer
    • Caitlin Waickman
    CM | 1.25
  • Parking and the City

    Authors of chapters in the new book "Parking and the City" explain how parking reforms can produce major benefits for cities, the economy, and the environment. This course is approved to offer 1.25 PDH (ASLA). This course is approved to offer 1.25 LU (AIA).
    April 13, 2019, 1:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. PDT
    • Leah Bojo
    • Hank Willson
    • William Chapin
    • Elizabeth Deakin
    • Daniel Hess
    • Richard Willson, FAICP
    • Jay Primus
    • Daniel Chatman
    CM | 1.25
  • Tribal Planning 101: Power to Plan

    How do legislative and planning-zoning regulations on Native lands differ? Attendees will hear educators and tribal and non-tribal planning practitioners’ discuss historical and contemporary information on tribal government planning structures and help familiarize non-tribal planners with issues of Indian country.
    April 13, 2019, 1:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. PDT
    • Margo Hill
    • Michelle Wade, AICP
    • John Tovey, AICP
    CM | 1.25
  • Right-of-way Management: Small Cells to Scooters

    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.
    April 13, 2019, 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. PDT
    • Alan Weinstein
    • Gail Karish
    • Alicia Giudice
    • Brandon Bordenkircher
    • Isidro Jimenez
    CM | 1.50
    L | 1.50
  • Beginning with the Ending: Achievable Implementation

    Successful plan implementation begins before the planning process starts, with clear achievable outcomes that drive the planning process. Learn how to jump-start implementation with lessons from urbanizing suburbs and historic central cities.
    April 13, 2019, 2:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. PDT
    • Wendy Moeller, FAICP
    • Tom Hester
    CM | 1.25
  • Census 2020: Update, Issues, and Planners

    Census 2020 is one year away. The session speakers will present an update (Timothy Olson, Associate Director of Field Operations), discuss issues (Marybel Batjer, CA Complete Count Committee) , and provide some historic context (Dr. Margo Anderson). Dr Chris Williamson will moderate.
    April 13, 2019, 2:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. PDT
    • Timothy Olson
    • David Tucker
    CM | 1.25
  • Collecting, Organizing and Communicating Planning Information

    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.
    April 13, 2019, 2:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. PDT
    • Kathryn Schell
    • Cornelius Nuworsoo, AICP
    • Darcie White, AICP
    • Richard Crepeau
    • Amir Hajrasouliha
    • Chris Steins
    CM | 1.25
  • Curb Access Considerations for Emerging Mobility

    Transportation/policy experts from San Francisco, Washington, D.C., and Uber discuss pros and cons of the ever-expanding menu of mobility options and management strategies being considered or employed by agencies and providers to safely and sanely accommodate them in cities.
    April 13, 2019, 2:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. PDT
    • Amy Smith
    • Karl Baynes
    • Warren Logan
    • Jay Primus
    CM | 1.25
  • Elevated Chicago: Connecting People, Building Equity

    How can communities ensure transit-oriented development that advances equity and prevents displacement? Learn about the process, strategies and early outcomes of Elevated Chicago, a cross-sectoral collaborative effort to advance racial equity, climate resiliency, health outcomes and arts/culture around transit stations.
    April 13, 2019, 2:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. PDT
    • Marcella Bondie
    • Juan Carlos Linares
    CM | 1.25
  • From Parking Lots to Places

    International case studies of creative placemaking provide tools and inspiration for transforming suburban parking lots and strip malls into exciting social spaces. This course is approved to offer 1.25 LUs (AIA).
    April 13, 2019, 2:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. PDT
    • Paula Rees
    • Atul Sharma, AICP
    • Jason Roberts
    • Andy Altman
    CM | 1.25
  • GIS Workshop: 4/13 @ 2:45 PM - Planning for Sustainable and Equitable Economic Opportunity

    This hands-on workshop utilizes web-based tools to analyze demographic, socio-economic, behavioral, and business data to better understand the overall characteristics and needs of the community and make better policy decisions in regard to developing and expanding existing business and efforts to recruit new businesses.
    April 13, 2019, 2:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. PDT
    • Keith Cooke
    CM | 1.25
  • Gateway and Natural Amenity Region Planning

    Gateway and natural amenity region communities, which abut national parks and prominent public lands, experience various visitation and growth-related pressures. This session engages participants in facilitated discussion about the unique challenges these communities face, resource needs, and promising solutions.
    April 13, 2019, 2:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. PDT
    • McKay Edwards, AICP
    CM | 1.25
  • Handling Climate Change Adaptation Pushback

    Climate change adaptation programs in Miami Beach, New Orleans, and El Paso, Texas, have paused due to resident concerns, cost, fears of “climate gentrification,” and discussions of “retreat.” How can communities sustain ambitious adaptation efforts over multiple decades?
    April 13, 2019, 2:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. PDT
    • Alex David, AICP
    • Shaun Bourgeois
    CM | 1.25
  • Healing the Divide: Urban Interstate Caps

    Interstate freeways cut through communities and stand as barriers to connectivity, economic development, and social justice. They are also just plain ugly. Learn how to use freeway caps to bring communities together and create new developable land in your downtown. This course is approved to offer 1.25 PDH (ASLA).This course is approved to offer 1.25 LU|HSW (AIA).
    April 13, 2019, 2:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. PDT
    • William Murdock, AICP
    • Kelly Scocco
    • Timothy Rosenthal
    • Leslie Montgomery
    CM | 1.25
  • Humanizing the Housing Crisis

    This is not your typical APA housing session. Hear directly from one generation impacted by the current housing crisis. Getting away from numbers and statistics, this will help us remember who our work ultimately impacts most.
    April 13, 2019, 2:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. PDT
    • Katherine Poppel
    • Lisandro Orozco
    • Alesia Hsiao, AICP
    • Ellen Forthofer
    CM | 1.25
  • Impact Fees Since the Great Recession

    A decade after the Great Recession, the world of public facility finance has not returned to a pre-Recession state of normalcy. This panel reviews the legal, technical, economic, and practical state of affairs for local government impact fee practitioners.
    April 13, 2019, 2:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. PDT
    • Robert Wallace, AICP
    • Amy Patterson
    • Arthur Nelson, FAICP
    CM | 1.25

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