2016 Conference

2016 State Conference

Moving Mountains
Quartz Mountain Resort Arts & Conference Center
September 25-27, 2016

Thank you for joining us!


Conference Program

Monday, September 26  
9:00 - 10:00 AM
Urban Infill in Rural Oklahoma: Affordable Housing in a Small Town
Creating a Downtown from Scratch - Placemaking Success in Owasso
In Search of Clean Water in Uganda: Building Solutions Through Community-Based Planning

10:15 - 11:45 AM
Planning Ethics
Attracting People and Possibilities with Public Art and Public Space
Planning for Healthy Communities

1:45 - 3:15 PM
Life after Reed
Oklahoma Cultural Districts and Placemaking
Re-integrating Design, Planning, and Public Health

3:30 - 5:00 PM
TIFs and BIDs -  FYI
Planning to Preserve: Preservation as a Planning Tool
Improving Resiliency to Natural Hazards: Planning Strategies and Recovery Efforts  

 Tuesday, September 27  
8:30 - 10:00 AM
The 2015 Oklahoma Affordable Housing Market Study
Quantitative and Qualitative Approaches to Bicycle Planning and Encouragement
Putting Plans Together and Planning for Water

10:15 - 11:45 AM
Is the Role of Aesthetics Underrated in Small-town and Rural Planning?
Rightsizing Streets for People and Development
Before and After the Adoption of the Comprehensive Plan