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October 31, 2018  

APPI supports World Town Planning Day (WTPD) as an opportunity to promote better understanding and awareness of Canadian planners and planning to  local communities and all levels of government.

WTPD is November 8 of each year. APPI Regional Event Committees are proud ambassadors and host various events to connect planners with the public and government representatives.

APPI North Yellowknife WTPD - Free Webinar!

Thursday, November 15, 2018
Webinar online: 10:00 - 11:00 AM
To register for this webinar please send an email to [email protected]

The School of Community Government through MACA in the NWT will be hosting this webinar that will provide an overview of the value of community land use planning, identifying current trends in planning in northern communities, and opportunities and challenges confronting community governments. Chris Hewitt of Municipal and Community Affairs will lead an hour-long live discussion on the topic of World Town Planning Day for Municipal and First Nations Community Government staff. This webinar qualifies for 1.0 structured learning unit.

APPI Edmonton Events Committee presents - Screening of the film "Whose City?" followed by a panel discussion

Thursday, November 8, 2018
Garneau Theatre, 8712 109 Street, Edmonton
6:30 PM Doors open 7:00 PM Program starts

Join us for a thought provoking film about the transformation of Berlin followed by a panel discussion with the Project Director of CityPlan, a University of Alberta Professor and an industry representative. This event is free and registration is not required. This event qualifies for 2.0 structured learning units.

APPI South Events Committee presents - PBS Series: 10 that Changed America - 10 Towns, 10 Parks, 10 Homes

Thursday, November 8, 2018
Theatre Gallery, Lethbridge Public Library Main Branch, 810 5 Avenue South, Lethbridge
7:00 PM
Join us to view three films about the '10' that changed America. This event is free and registration is not required. This event qualifies for 2.0 structured learning units.

For details on all of the WTPD events click here.

World Town Planning Day 2018 Online Conference

On the week of November 5-9, CIP will hold a week-long online conference, which will showcase presentations on important planning issues and innovations from Canada and around the world.
Approximately two to three events will be presented daily between 12:00 and 5:00 PM Eastern time. The registration fee includes: 10 live webinars during the week-long online conference and 3 pre-recorded webinars that will be shown during the online conference
There is no deadline to register for the online conference. Click here for information on the fees and how to register.









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Continuous Professional Learning - Deadline to report is fast approaching!
There are many non APPI providers of events, workshops, conferences and courses.
Refer to the Save the Date events below.
Check out all of the other courses that are listed on the APPI website:
Save the date
Unlocking Doors: Affordable Housing + Mixed Communities
November 14, 6:00 - 8:00 PM
St. Louis Hotel, 430 8 Avenue SE, Calgary.
Networking Reception, Panel and Q&A.
This collaborative, interdisciplinary event will serve as the kick-off to the University of Calgary's Partnerships for Affordable Housing Conference and the close to the Opening Doors Conference. Click here for more information and to register.
Designing Our City for Children: A Child Friendly Edmonton Symposium
November 26, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Rutherford Room, Sutton Hotel, Edmonton.
International speaker, Tim Gill, will present on child friendly urban design. Click on this link to register: 
Use the password ChildFriendly
Contact [email protected]
Design Matters 2018/19 Season
University of Calgary, Faculty of Environmental Design
Click here for the poster and click here for the schedule.

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