This annual event will be held at the Mark Twain House Conference Center, Hartford, details to follow.
Learn from and network with planning professionals across Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut and surrounding areas at the 2013 Southern New England APA Conference led by the APA‐MA chapter. The conference will take place at the DCU Center in downtown Worcester, Massachusetts. If you have an interest in helping with the conference, please contact us at email@example.com Click here to reach the SNEAPA 2013 webpage for the latest information.
May 14 – 16, 2013 UConn Avery Point, Groton
This intensive and interactive three day training course provides local officials and other interested individuals in coastal communities with the latest information and skills necessary to proactively adapt to the impacts of changing climate. Course modules are taught by NOAA’s Coastal Services Center expert training staff and local partners. You will learn about local climate adaptation efforts from expert practitioners working in Connecticut. Through individual and group discussions, you will apply what you learned in each module to your issues and identify and document the next steps that your organization can take to effectively integrate climate change adaptation strategies into policies, plans and programs. Space is limited and registration is required by April 26th. Registration Fee is $20. Click here for details and to register. 18 CM credits pending.
April 5, 2013 8:00 AM – 3:15 PM
Three Rivers Community College, Norwich
We are all looking for, or to be, leaders who get results. This session will introduce you to people who are those leaders. You’ll learn: Consensus building; Leading in a crisis; Building public support; Leading on ethics; and, Facilitation skills, with an interactive session on effective presentation skills. New this year is CBI’s 5 Minute Solution, a brain storming, problem solving session. Plus a great tour of Downtown Norwich. This workshop is organized by CBI- Community Builders Institute - and co-sponsored by CCAPA and the Norwich Community Development Corporation. Click here for more information and to register. 4 CM credits.
Panel discussion by demographer, economist and planners sponsored by the Partnership for Strong Communities.
Workshop run by a professioanl planner and certified Permaculture teacher, sponsored by Center for Sustainable Living NW CT
All day seminar will cover bias, pre-disposition, impelementing and enforcing land use decisions, running a meeting and other topics.
Workshops on planning and funding biking/walking projects followed by tours, networking in New Haven. 8:30 – 2:30
Workshop by the Regional Plan Association, Partnership for Strong Communities, CT Fund for the Environment and Tri-State Transportation Campaign.
May 14-16 Workshop by CLEAR, NOAA, CT Sea Grant and CTDEEP, 18 CM credits
This all day seminar will cover: Bias, Pre-disposition (predetermination) and Conflicts; Implementing and Enforcing Land Use Decisions; and, Running a Meeting and Making a Decision.
This panel discussion will consider how the new housing market could affect towns, residents and revenue raising.
This all-day workshop will focus on developing several facets of leadership and include an interactive session.