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Join Us at the 2016 APA CA Conference in Pasadena

October 12, 2016:
The 2016 APA California Conference in Pasadena starts on Saturday, October 22. PlaceWorks is proud to be a sponsor, and we look forwarding to catching up with our friends and colleagues at our booth (#B20) and in the halls. We also hope you’ll join us at the following sessions and events:

Saturday: 9:00 am–4:00 pm Geodesign Tools for Planners: Create Your Future Using Next Generation Technology Today (Pre-conference Session)

9:00 am–4:00 pm SB 743 Implementation: The Evolution from LOS to VMT (Pre-conference Session)

10:00–11:15 am First Time Project Managers: Strategies for Success (Student Session)

6:30–9:30 pm Opening Reception (Sponsored by PlaceWorks)

Sunday: 8:00–9:30 am GHGmaggedon: Addressing Climate Change after the Newhall Decision

8:00–9:30 am Mapping, Metrics, and Outreach: Assessing Park Needs in America’s Most Populous County

9:45–11:15 am Purposeful Strategic Thinking: Gaining Community Support for Innovative Planning in a Challenging Environment – Part 2

9:45–11:15 am Crafting a Self-Mitigating Plan

9:45–11:15 am It’s Always Sunny in California: Planning for Utility-Scale Solar Facilities

1:30–3:00 pm Staying Up to Speed with High-Speed Rail: Lessons Learned from Current High-Speed Rail Corridor Planning Efforts

Munday: 8:00–9:30 am Restoring the Public Confidence of Planners through Effective Leadership

8:00–9:30 am Tailoring Ridesource Innovations to Connect the First and Last Mile in Your City

9:45–11:15 am Net Zero Trips: Fact or Fiction?

1:45–3:00 pm What Are Healthy Cities and How Can We Plan for Them?

1:45–3:00 pm Think Outside the Parking Lot: High Speed Rail’s Sustainable Access Plan

3:15–4:45 pm Quick Hits: Technology, Community Outreach and More

Tuesday: 8:00–9:30 am Out of CEQA – Into Planning: Filling the Policy Gaps Left by CEQA’s Evolution

8:00–9:30 am A Planner’s Role in Strengthening the Creative Economy

11:30–1:00 pm Survivor: Ethics Island!


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