Program

Speakers and sessions will explore the journey of sustainability, improvement and anticipation – where we started, how we grew and where we are going as planners and community champions. Because, if we don’t learn from the past, we can’t prepare for the future.

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October 2, 2019
8:00AM-4:30PM

Professional Development Workshop

Simpler and Better: A “Lean” Approach to Urban Planning

Hilton Downtown Cleveland

October 2, 2019
9:00AM-4:30PM

Mobile Workshop

Shrink or Swim? Akron's Bold Plan for Growth

October 2, 2019
5:30-8:00PM

Opening Reception

Dante's Inferno

October 3, 2019
8:00-9:30AM

Opening Plenary

Looking Back, Moving Forward

October 3, 2019
9:30AM-1:00PM

Mobile Workshops | 9:30 AM

October 3, 2019
9:45-10:45AM

Concurrent Sessions | 9:45 AM

October 3, 2019
11:00AM-12:00PM

Concurrent Sessions | 11:00 AM

October 3, 2019
1:15-2:15PM

Short + Sweet Session | 1:15 PM

October 3, 2019
1:45-4:45PM

Mobile Workshops | 1:45 PM

October 3, 2019
2:30-3:30PM

Concurrent Sessions | 2:30 PM

October 3, 2019
3:45-4:45PM

Concurrent Sessions | 3:45 PM

October 3, 2019
6:00-8:30PM

Conference Reception + APA Ohio Planning Awards Ceremony

The Ohio Theatre at Playhouse Square

October 4, 2019
8:00-11:30AM

Mobile Workshops | 8:00 AM

October 4, 2019
8:00-9:00AM

Concurrent Sessions | 8:00 AM

October 4, 2019
9:15-10:15AM

Concurrent Sessions | 9:15 AM

October 4, 2019
10:30-11:30AM

Concurrent Sessions | 10:30 AM

October 4, 2019
11:30AM-1:15PM

Keynote Luncheon | 11:30 AM

Anthony Townsend | Keynote

October 4, 2019
1:30-2:30PM

Mobile Workshops | 1:30 PM

October 4, 2019
1:30-2:30PM

Concurrent Sessions | 1:30 PM

October 4, 2019
2:45-3:45PM

Concurrent Sessions | 2:45 PM