APA 2016 Policy and Advocacy Conference Collection

The APA 2016 Policy and Advocacy Conference Collection  includes 9 exciting expert lead sessions spanning education topics such as Smart Cities, Equity and Placemaking, Fair Housing, Health and Aging Advocacy, Infrastructure Funding, Land Use Law, etc.  Watch the courses at your leisure and earn up to 8 CM credits with this collection.  


1. Election 2016 What’s Ahead and Implications for Local Communities

Mara Liasson, NPR

CM I 1.0 


2. Emerging Issues the Next 5, 20 and 50 years

William Anderson, FAICP, AECOM; Philip Bane, Smart Cities Council; Tony Hake, Federal Emergency Management Agency

CM I .50 


3. Fast Act Implementation and the Future of Infrastructure Funding

Brian Tynan, AECOM; Deron Lovaas, Natural Resources Defense Council; Gloria Shepard, Federal Highway Administration.

CM I 1.0


4. Land Use Law Review

John Baker, Green Espel; Michael Wolf, University of Florida Levin College of Law

CM I 1.50 (1.50 Law) 


5. Lessons From Health & Aging Advocacy

Robert (Bob) Blancato, Matz, Blancato & Associates; Barbara Gordon, M.A., The Kentuckiana Regional Planning & Development Agency; Terri Lynch, City of Alexandria

CM I 1.0


6. New Research in Equity and Placemaking

Aden Van Noppen, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy; Stockton Williams, Urban Land Institute Terwilliger Center for Housing; Clarence Anthony, National League of Cities.

CM I 1.0


7. Next Steps in Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing

Manuel Ochoa, Enterprise Community Partners; Adam Norlander, US Department of Housing and Urban Development; Vicki Watson, National Community Development Association.

CM I .50


8. Street Fight

Secretary Julián Castro, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development; Janette Sadik-Khan, Bloomberg Associates

CM I 1.0


9. The Future Of Federal Place-Based Policies

Patrick Pontius, US Department Of Housing and Urban Development; Tara Mcguinness, US Office of Management and Budget; Amy Cotter, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy; Georgi Banna, National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials

CM I .50