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JANUARY 25TH, 2021 VIA ZOOM
Upcoming Planning Webcasts:
All at 10 AM Pacific (UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED):
· March 12 | 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Learn about established and emerging legacy business initiatives, which seek to document and promote longstanding enterprises so essential to neighborhood character and community identity. In addition, hear the results of the first national study of legacy business programs across North America.
APA Urban Design & Preservation Division
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· March 19 | 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Do you have doubts about becoming AICP certified? Are you a student thinking about a career in planning wanting to learn more about the AICP certification process? Are you planning to take the upcoming AICP exam? This webinar is for you! The American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) is the only nationwide verification of a planners’ expertise. In 2019, only 36% of APA members held the AICP certification. There are noticeable advantages to obtaining a professional certification like increased earning potential and competitive advantages in the job market. There are also barriers to entry for many qualified planners like annual dues and costs associated with continuing education. Join the APA Women & Planning Division for an informative panel discussion about the advantages & disadvantages of the AICP certification, how to apply for the exams, and some basic test tips for future test takers.
APA Women in Planning Division
CM | 1.5
· March 26 | 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Learn how planners can use a free web-based application called Github, used widely in the tech industry, as a tool for knowledge sharing and collaboration. David Wasserman, Data Science Practice Lead at Alta Planning & Design, will provide some background information on the tool and how planners can use it as well as a short demo of APA Technology Division's new Github Repository and how you can get involved. Q&A will follow.
CM | 1.5
· April 9 | 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
This session discusses architecture and urban planning through the centuries within the seven continents.
APA National Capital Area ChapterCM | 1.5
APA Nevada is a member of the Planning Webcast Consortium coordinated by the Ohio Chapter of the American Planning Association. Follow the link below to see the schedule on the Consortium's site!