NPC17 Program: 2017 National Planning Conference

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6 results for 2017 Conference Program : James Schwab, FAICP
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Saturday, May 6, 2017
Saturday, May 6, 2017 | 2:30 p.m.
CM | 1.25
#9109619
Saturday, May 6 | 2:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Location: Hall 1E14 (Javits Convention Center)
Activity Type: Sessions & Discussions
NPC Topic: Planning Methods

APA conducts applied, policy-relevant research to identify, evaluate, develop, and disseminate best practices that address key issues for the planning profession. Join members of its Research Agenda Task Force to discuss what APA's research priorities should be.

Saturday, May 6, 2017 | 4 p.m.
CM | 1.25
#9109976
Saturday, May 6 | 4 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. Location: Hall 1A21 (Javits Convention Center)

Land conservation is an effective strategy for achieving multi-objective outcomes, such as flood risk reduction and enhanced recreation in communities. This session spotlights resources that can be used to leverage these same concepts and potentially save their residents’ money.

Sunday, May 7, 2017
Sunday, May 7, 2017 | 8 a.m.
CM | 1.25
#9109882
Sunday, May 7 | 8 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. Location: Hall 1E08 (Javits Convention Center)

Planners nationwide are dealing with the reality of sea level rise brought on by climate change. This discussion will allow planners to share their experiences dealing with the impact of sea level rise on their communities and the profession.

Sunday, May 7, 2017 | 12:30 p.m.
#9124091
Activity Type: Sessions & Discussions

Stop by the APA Pavilion to meet the authors of the five most recent PAS reports on shared mobility, subdivision design and flood hazards, big data, regional planning, and sustainable material and waste management.

Sunday, May 7, 2017 | 3 p.m.
#9122139
Sunday, May 7 | 3 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.

Stop by the APA Pavilion for an interactive demonstration of NRCSolutions.org, a new website that guides elected officials and local decision makers through 30 cost-effective, nature-based solutions to reducing flood risk.

Monday, May 8, 2017
Monday, May 8, 2017 | 12:30 p.m.
#9122140
Monday, May 8 | 12:30 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.

Stop by the APA Pavilion for an interactive demonstration of NRCSolutions.org, a new website that guides elected officials and local decision makers through 30 cost-effective, nature-based solutions to reducing flood risk.