Free Continuous Professional Learning (CPL) Opportunity for 2017!
Simon Fraser University Next-Generation Transportation Webinar Series
Free Roaming and Walkability — Enhancing urban design, cities and spaces for wellness and well-being
Monday, October 23, 2017, 11 am - 12:30 am MST
Free webinar, but reservations required. Reserve on Eventbrite.
Community Housing Affordability Collective's (CHAC) free screening of US AND THEM
November 1, 2017 from 4:00 to 7:30 PM at the John Dutton Theatre, Downtown Library, 616 Macleod Trail SE, Calgary
Seats are limited, reserve your free tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/chac-screening-of-us-them-tickets-37877925896 The schedule for the evening is on the eventbrite registration page.
US AND THEM is a powerful documentary that breaks down the misconceptions that surround homelessness and can be used by affordable housing advocates as a tool to educate on the realities of homelessness and to encourage proactive solutions.
The director, Krista Loughton, will be in attendance. There will be an opportunity for a Q&AS with her following the screening as well as networking.
This event is sponsored by Alberta Professional Planners Institute, Attainable Homes, Calgary Homeless Foundation, Calgary Housing Company, HomeSpaces Society, Horizon Housing, The City of Calgary, United Way of Calgary and Area and Westman Centre for Real Estate Studies.
This event qualifies for 1.75 structured learning units.
World Town Planning Day Events
The APPI Event Committees are organizing WTPD events and the details will be available next week. If you are planning an event in your community, please contact the APPI office and we will post and distribute the information.
Edmonton Event - November 6, two screening of the films 'Colonization Road' and 'God's Acre'.
North Event - November 8, 'Community Planning in the NWT' webinar.
South Event - November 9, screening of the documentary, 'Citizen Jane: The Battle for the City'.
BUILDEX Calgary is offering 15% off to APPI members for selected seminars using discount code URBAN15. To view the full conference program, click here. To register, click here. For registration assistance, contact Gillian Wright at [email protected] or 604.730.2058.
Together 2017 is a multi-stakeholder Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Symposium held at the University of Calgary on October 23 - 24, 2017. Join decision makers, conveners, and influencers from across Canada and around the world to discuss a "whole-of-society" approach to SDGs from a multitude of perspectives. Click here for details and to register.
Celebration of Planning, University of Alberta
Thursday, November 9, 2017 at the Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton.
There will Pecha Kucha presentations and we will be celebrating the launch of our new Masters of Urban and Regional Planning!
For details and to purchase tickets online click here.