NPC17 Program: 2017 National Planning Conference

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2 results for 2017 Conference Program : Suzanne Nienaber, AICP
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Saturday, May 6, 2017
Saturday, May 6, 2017 | 4 p.m.
CM | 1.25
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Saturday, May 6 | 4 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. Location: Hall 1E08 (Javits Convention Center)
Activity Type: Sessions & Discussions

With over a third of US adults obese, there is a national movement to address the obesity epidemic.  The environments where we live, learn, work, and play directly influence health behaviors, the cost of healthcare, and quality of life.strategies for integrating health into comprehensive plans and design guidelines.

Sunday, May 7, 2017
Sunday, May 7, 2017 | 4 p.m.
CM | 1.25
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Sunday, May 7 | 4 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. Location: Hall 1E15 (Javits Convention Center)
Activity Type: Sessions & Discussions
NPC Topic: Urban Design

Good planning can support health. Can it also invigorate civic life? As communities nationwide face declining civic engagement levels, this session introduces “Assembly,” a pioneering movement that leverages evidence-based design and planning strategies to enhance civic life.