NPC17 Program: 2017 National Planning Conference

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Saturday, May 6, 2017
Saturday, May 6, 2017 | 10:45 a.m.
CM | 1.50
E | 1.50
#9109012
Saturday, May 6 | 10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Location: Hall 1A23/24 (Javits Convention Center)
Activity Type: Sessions & Discussions
NPC Topic: Ethics

This year's Case of the Year includes real-life case studies. Following a brief introduction of recent news regarding planning ethics, the panelists will review up to eight distinctive ethical scenarios, posing questions for the audience to answer, and discussing the issues that are raised.

Sunday, May 7, 2017
Sunday, May 7, 2017 | 9:30 a.m.
CM | 1.50
E | 1.50
#9108748
Sunday, May 7 | 9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. Location: Hall 1A21 (Javits Convention Center)
Activity Type: Sessions & Discussions
NPC Topic: Ethics

Navigating the murky waters of “right vs. wrong” gets easier with experience and regular discussion. This session will provide a fun-filled refresher on the importance of the AICP Code of Ethics, with deeper consideration of potential ethical issues in planning.

Sunday, May 7, 2017 | 2:30 p.m.
#9110000
Sunday, May 7 | 2:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Location: Hall 1A07 (Javits Convention Center)
Activity Type: Sessions & Discussions
NPC Topic: Ethics

Making decisions ethically is the basis for sound planning commission meetings. What guidance and standards should commissioners be considering? Hear from colleagues around the country who grapple with these issues.

Monday, May 8, 2017
Monday, May 8, 2017 | 7:30 a.m.
CM | 1.25
E | 1.25
#9106800
Monday, May 8 | 7:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. Location: Hall 1E12 (Javits Convention Center)
Activity Type: Sessions & Discussions
NPC Topic: Ethics

A successful project requires a mutually supportive relationship between agencies and consultants, including communication, honesty, and ethical behavior. This session will pair the AICP Code of Ethics with everyone’s responsibilities to ultimately create a successful project for the community.

Monday, May 8, 2017 | 1:30 p.m.
#9119136
Monday, May 8 | 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

This research demonstrate analytical studies pertaining to Housing Discrimination through policy studies and literature review of Ethics based on various references.

Monday, May 8, 2017 | 4:15 p.m.
CM | 1.50
E | 1.50
#9108459
Monday, May 8 | 4:15 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. Location: Hall 1A23/24 (Javits Convention Center)
Activity Type: Sessions & Discussions
NPC Topic: Ethics

Planners often work for city/county managers who have different approaches and ethical standards.  Learn how to meet the standards of the AICP Code of Ethics while balancing the complementary and competing ethical standards that bind city managers.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 | 7:45 a.m.
CM | 1.50
E | 1.50
#9110205
Tuesday, May 9 | 7:45 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. Location: Hall 1A06 (Javits Convention Center)
Activity Type: Sessions & Discussions
NPC Topic: Ethics

The use of graphic images raises a variety of ethical considerations. Put them in focus with an opening presentation and small-group breakouts. Explore cases relevant to planning, with questions to guide discussion. Small groups will report on the ethical issues of their cases and their own determinations.