NPC17 Program: 2017 National Planning Conference

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Saturday, May 6, 2017
Saturday, May 6, 2017 | 2:30 p.m.
CM | 1.25
Saturday, May 6 | 2:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Location: Hall 1E08 (Javits Convention Center)

The trends of population aging and climate-related events are profound on communities everywhere. Older adults are especially vulnerable to projected changes in frequency and /or intensity of climate-related events. Efforts to increase their individual preparedness require a paradigm shift.

Sunday, May 7, 2017
Sunday, May 7, 2017 | 9:30 a.m.
CM | 1.25
Sunday, May 7 | 9:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Location: Hall 1E09 (Javits Convention Center)
Activity Type: Sessions & Discussions
NPC Topic: Aging

This session explores a growing challenge facing nations worldwide, supporting the frail elderly aging in low-density settings, via a framework for conceptualizing the housing and service needs and possible responses and examples of innovation from the US, Canada, and Australia.

Monday, May 8, 2017
Monday, May 8, 2017 | 1:30 p.m.
Monday, May 8 | 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Activity Type: Posters
NPC Topic: Aging

Examine the intersections between the growing popularity of planning WHO and AARP- designated age-friendly cities and communities and traditional citywide comprehensive planning and will highlight the benefits the age-friendly lens can bring to planning.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 | 10 a.m.
Regular $25.00
CM | 2
Tuesday, May 9 | 10 a.m. - noon Departs from: New York Marriott Marquis, 3rd Floor
NPC Topic: Aging

This mobile workshop is a tour of East Harlem, Senior hotspot and NYC’s first Aging Improvement District, where participatory planning launched a comprehensive East Harlem Neighborhood strategy to create new affordable housing and improve the health and wellbeing of residents