NPC17 Program: 2017 National Planning Conference

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Saturday, May 6, 2017
Saturday, May 6, 2017 | 10:45 a.m.
CM | 1.25
#9122832
Saturday, May 6 | 10:45 a.m. - noon Location: Hall 1E16 (Javits Convention Center)
Activity Type: Sessions & Discussions
NPC Topic: Education

In this session, planners will have the opportunity to consider rationales and methods for involving youth in urban planning in ways that address the civic engagement opportunity gap.

Saturday, May 6, 2017 | 1 p.m.
CM | 1.25
#9110361
Saturday, May 6 | 1 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Location: Hall 1E10 (Javits Convention Center)
Activity Type: Sessions & Discussions
NPC Topic: Education

Most know "The Death and Life of Great American Cities" but few venture beyond the 1961 classic. What else did Jane Jacobs write and is it relevant? Several fast-paced presentations and a panel discussion will begin to address these questions.

Sunday, May 7, 2017
Sunday, May 7, 2017 | 1 p.m.
#9107266
Sunday, May 7 | 1 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Location: Hall 1A06 (Javits Convention Center)

The AICP Exam Prep Workshop will cover the updated AICP exam content outline, a brief tutorial on the application process, and an overview of the five sections of the exam. Fifteen minutes at the end of the workshop are set aside for Q & A. Seating is limited.

Monday, May 8, 2017
Monday, May 8, 2017 | 10:30 a.m.
CM | 1.25
#9110203
Monday, May 8 | 10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Location: Hall 1E10 (Javits Convention Center)
Activity Type: Sessions & Discussions
NPC Topic: Education

Student Learning and Outcomes Assessment are buzzwords flying around academia. Why should this matter to the profession? Explore the opportunities and challenges of engaging external stakeholders in outcomes assessment, and how feedback from practitioners is used to improve learning in the program.

Monday, May 8, 2017 | 2:45 p.m.
CM | 1.25
#9110027
Monday, May 8 | 2:45 p.m. - 4 p.m. Location: Hall 1E09 (Javits Convention Center)
Activity Type: Sessions & Discussions
NPC Topic: Education

In this session, planners will share their insights about programs that effectively engage young people in community planning. Come with questions on how to implement a program in your community.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 | 11 a.m.
CM | 1.25
#9110124
Tuesday, May 9 | 11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Location: Hall 1E14 (Javits Convention Center)
Activity Type: Sessions & Discussions
NPC Topic: Education

This facilitated discussion will engage participants in a dialogue about whether there is a need for greater exercise of leadership in planning practice and, if so, what this means for educating and training planning students and practicing professionals.