Wednesday, October, 22nd, 2014 - Friday, October, 24th, 2014
8:00am - 5:00pm
Description: APA Iowa is excited to announce that registrations are now being accepted for the Upper Midwest APA Planning Conference hosted by APA Iowa in Mason City from October 22nd – 24th, 2014. As you’ll see by the incredible conference agenda available on the APA Iowa website (http://www.iowa-apa.org/events/conference-information.html), this is a conference you won’t want to miss! Some of the conference highlights include: · Keynote Speakers: We are pleased to headline the conference with three phenomenal keynote speakers, Scott Siepker, the Iowa Nice Guy on Wednesday afternoon, Ron Sims, former Deputy Director of HUD at Thursday Lunch and Paul Trombino, Iowa DOT Director at Friday’s lunch. You won’t want to miss any of these inspirational speakers! · Progressive Dinner: On Wednesday evening you can enjoy a taste of Mason City featuring a progressive dinner with stops at three local restaurants – purchase of ticket required for this event. · Reception: On Thursday evening, you can take in the breathtaking renovation of the Historic Park Inn, the last remaining hotel designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, at the conference reception. · New Professionals: A number of sessions geared toward students and new professionals will be available, including the opportunity to be matched with a conference mentor! · Mobile Tours: Including a Downtown Mason City walking tour, Clear Lake Surf District Tour and a Charles City tour – purchase of ticket required for these events. · Session Tracks: Three session tracks are planned covering Planning in Practice, Health in Planning, and Transportation. See the Conference Registration Packet for the full conference agenda and a listing of all of the incredible speakers. Online registration, with payment by credit card is available https://www.planning.org/store/product/?ProductCode=EVENT_IA14"> here. Paper registrations, with payment by check, are also accepted by mailing in the registration form included in the Conference Registration Packet.
Friday, November, 21st, 2014 - Friday, November, 21st, 2014
10:00am - 2:00pm
Description: Please check back for a detailed agenda.