Federal Planning Division Workshop

Annual Training Workshop

May 4–5, 2017 | New York City

The APA National Planning Conference will be held May 6–9, 2017, at the Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. The Federal Planning Division Training Workshop is planned for May 4–5, 2017, at the GSA Conference Center and Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge.

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View the preliminary program


Individuals may register for the Workshop as part of National Planning Conference registration or separately.


Already Registered? Sign up for a Mobile Workshop

FPD is sponsoring seven mobile workshops from May 4-5, offering walking tours of Lower Manhattan and Brooklyn to see Federal points of interest in the city and other significant planning sites. The mobile workshops are open to all attendees on a first-come, first-serve basis at no additional charge beyond the Workshop registration fee. Bring your walking shoes and join us in NYC!

Sponsor the Workshop

To help defray costs associated with this event and to show support for FPD, we are offering sponsorship opportunities at varying levels for our member firms. This year, we are offering varying levels of sponsorship with specific items to sponsor to showcase your firm's name.

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Important Dates

November 30, 2016 Workshop Sessions Request
Awards Nominations Request
January 31, 2017 Sessions Due
Awards Nominations Due
February 28, 2017 Sessions Selection Notification
Preliminary Program Published
Early April Awards Winners Notification
Late April Final Program Published (with Awards Winners)
May 4–5, 2017 FPD Workshop

Previous Workshops


March 31–April 1, 2016
Phoenix Convention Center

Workshop Program

Awards Luncheon and Workshop Photos


April 21, 2015
Washington State Convention Center

Workshop Program

Download the workshop presentations (zip)


April 26, 2014
Georgia World Congress Center

Workshop Program


April 11–12, 2013
Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel

Workshop Program


April 11–13, 2012
JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE
Los Angeles

Workshop Program


April 6–8, 2011
Boston Park Plaza

Workshop Program