The Spring Conference will be held May 17-19, 2017 at Lake Cumberland State Resort Park.
Conference theme: "From Vision to Implementation: Planning Tools and Trends to Make it Happen”
APA-KY is looking for presentations / workshops that highlight:
New Tools-Innovative GIS applications-Effective Engagement with the Public or Local Officials-Ethics-Neighborhood or Small Town Revitalization-Other?
Emerging Trends-Autonomous Vehicles-Shifts in Housing Stock Demand-New Planning Legislation / Legal Cases-Climate Change
We are looking for topics that can improve our planning profession in the delivery of better communities whether in a rural or urban setting.
Sessions will be 1.25 to 1.5 hours. Please indicate session length preference in the Session Summary.
If requesting law credit: Providers must demonstrate that the content of the activity is related to planning law, such as environmental law, land use law, redevelopment law, administrative law, housing law, etc. The event must be closely related to recently enacted planning laws or recent case decisions or trends in existing planning laws or case decisions. Please note that events related to local-level regulations, policies and ordinances (including zoning), political movements, policy recommendations, and policy initiatives are not eligible for law credit. Training on law must constitute a majority of the content of the event. For more information please reference the CM Provider Handbook located on the APA website at www.planning.org/cm/providers
If requesting ethics credit: Providers must demonstrate that the content of the activity focuses on training planners on the standards of ethical behavior according to the AICP Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct. While general ethics courses, local ethics laws, and ethic codes from other professions can introduce relevant issues as well, the AICP Code focuses on a system of moral principles specific to professional planners. For more information please reference the CM Provider Handbook located on the APA website at www.planning.org/cm/providers