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2022 Planning Challenges Virtual Series – Join the Palm Beach County Planning Congress as we invite you for the first lunch and learn session of 2022 in a series of discussions on The New American Dream – Past, Present and Future.
The program will be a VIRTUAL lunch and learn series with a potential in-person final session in the Fall.

Session #1 – Friday, August 19, 2022 – Noon – 1:30 p.m.
The New American Dream: The Elephant – and Donkey in the Room 
We begin with Paul Croce, American Studies Professor and Chair at Stetson University, who will share his observations and studies in how to listen across differences. These are keen insights on achieving progress and addressing issues amongst our often polarized points-of-view.
(AICP credits are available for this session and is listed under the AICP CM search webpage)
Session Flyer
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OTHER UPCOMING EVENTS:
FAU Department of Urban and Regional Planning Student Orientation
When: August 25, 2022 – 5:30pm – 7:30 pm

Where: FAU Boca Raton Campus 

December 2022 Holiday Party
Our Special Events team is planning the PBCPC Annual Holiday Party for December 2022. Details coming soon!

PAST PLANNING CHALLENGES

2021 Virtual Planning Challenges Seminar Series
The PBCPC presented a summer webinar series highlighting the unique challenges faced by Florida communities in 2020 and beyond. The year’s virtual PBCPC Planning Challenges featured seven (7) lunch and learn virtual sessions. Click on the title for each webinar below to visit the APA Conferences & Learning page for more information about continuing education credits for these events.

June 18th – Overcoming Inequities in Planning & the Community
    Session Flyer – Video Pending

June 25th – Combating the effects of COVID – How Planners Cope, Function & Thrive in the New Norm
    Session Flyer – Video Pending

July 9th – Housing Equity & COVID-driven Redesign
    Session Flyer    –    VIDEO

July 16th – Resiliency, Restaurants, & Retail
    Session Flyer    –    VIDEO

July 23rd – Providing & Creating Health Equity in our Communities
    Session Flyer    –    VIDEO

July 30th – Trends in Development & the Great Game-Changer Called COVID
    Session Flyer    –    VIDEO

August 27 – Reimagining Public Engagement – Strategies for Community Input
    Session Flyer – Video Coming Soon!

Sponsors for the 2021 Virtual Planning Challenges Seminar Series include:

2021 Virtual Planning Challenges Seminar Series Sponsors

2021 Virtual Planning Challenges Seminar Series Sponsors

2022 ONGOING & UPCOMING EVENTS

  • FAU Mentorship program
  • TCC FAEP networking socials
  • Ethics Seminar
  • Movie Events – Throughout the year
  • Happy Hour Events – Throughout the year
  • August & September – Planning Challenges Virtual Series
  • Summer Drive Shack Brunch Event
  • October – KeysFest
  • December – Holiday Party