Conference Session Form Applications are due by midnight on Sunday, June 30, 2013. Step 1 of 3 - Tell Us About You 0% Submission Information The GPA Conference will feature four related tracks: Transportation, Comprehensive Planning/Quality Growth, Environmental Planning & Sustainability, and Professional Development. Conference sessions will be one hour and fifteen minutes long. If you have any questions please email Corey Hull, VP/Programs. The conference sessions, workshops, and presentations should be broad in scope in an effort to cover various fields and perspectives through which we can address the fundamental questions related to sustainability, but we’re open to any topic that will be of benefit to our members. Please include the required contact information about the session leader.Session Leader’s Name*FirstLastDesignation*AICPFAICPNot applicableTitle*Organization*Email*Mailing address*Street AddressCityState / Province / RegionZIP / Postal CodeAfghanistanAlbaniaAlgeriaAmerican SamoaAndorraAngolaAntigua and BarbudaArgentinaArmeniaAustraliaAustriaAzerbaijanBahamasBahrainBangladeshBarbadosBelarusBelgiumBelizeBeninBermudaBhutanBoliviaBosnia and HerzegovinaBotswanaBrazilBruneiBulgariaBurkina FasoBurundiCambodiaCameroonCanadaCape VerdeCentral African RepublicChadChileChinaColombiaComorosCongo, Democratic Republic of theCongo, Republic of theCosta RicaCôte d'IvoireCroatiaCubaCyprusCzech RepublicDenmarkDjiboutiDominicaDominican RepublicEast TimorEcuadorEgyptEl SalvadorEquatorial GuineaEritreaEstoniaEthiopiaFijiFinlandFranceGabonGambiaGeorgiaGermanyGhanaGreeceGreenlandGrenadaGuamGuatemalaGuineaGuinea-BissauGuyanaHaitiHondurasHong KongHungaryIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIranIraqIrelandIsraelItalyJamaicaJapanJordanKazakhstanKenyaKiribatiNorth KoreaSouth KoreaKuwaitKyrgyzstanLaosLatviaLebanonLesothoLiberiaLibyaLiechtensteinLithuaniaLuxembourgMacedoniaMadagascarMalawiMalaysiaMaldivesMaliMaltaMarshall IslandsMauritaniaMauritiusMexicoMicronesiaMoldovaMonacoMongoliaMontenegroMoroccoMozambiqueMyanmarNamibiaNauruNepalNetherlandsNew ZealandNicaraguaNigerNigeriaNorwayNorthern Mariana IslandsOmanPakistanPalauPalestinePanamaPapua New GuineaParaguayPeruPhilippinesPolandPortugalPuerto RicoQatarRomaniaRussiaRwandaSaint Kitts and NevisSaint LuciaSaint Vincent and the GrenadinesSamoaSan MarinoSao Tome and PrincipeSaudi ArabiaSenegalSerbia and MontenegroSeychellesSierra LeoneSingaporeSlovakiaSloveniaSolomon IslandsSomaliaSouth AfricaSpainSri LankaSudanSudan, SouthSurinameSwazilandSwedenSwitzerlandSyriaTaiwanTajikistanTanzaniaThailandTogoTongaTrinidad and TobagoTunisiaTurkeyTurkmenistanTuvaluUgandaUkraineUnited Arab EmiratesUnited KingdomUnited StatesUruguayUzbekistanVanuatuVatican CityVenezuelaVietnamVirgin Islands, BritishVirgin Islands, U.S.YemenZambiaZimbabweCountryPhone number*Phone extension Session title*Title to be included in the program.General session category*Professional DevelopmentComprehensive Planning / Quality GrowthEnvironmental Planning & SustainabilityTransportation PlanningStudent ProjectsPresenter's name*FirstLastPresenter's email*Select presentation's category*Citizen ParticipationClimateComprehensive PlanningDemographicsDensityEconomic DevelopmentEnvironmentGreen CommunitiesHazardsHistoryHousingInfrastructureLawMixed-UseNeighborhoodsNew UrbanismParkingParks and Open SpacePropertyRevitalizationSignsSite PlansSmall TownsSmart GrowthSocial EquityStreetsTransportationUrban DesignZoningBrief description of the session*This description will be used in the conference program.How does the session meet the APA CM criteria?*Each criteria below must be met for session to be approved. Please read all the criteria listed below.APA Certification Maintenance (CM) Criteria: - are designed to meet a specific planning-related training objective. - are led by one or more experts on the subject. An expert is a professional who has made a contribution to the profession through practice, teaching, research or publications; completed works that proclaim individuality and mastery of the principles of planning taught; and whose work demonstrates outstanding quality and professionalism. - are designed to teach subject matter appropriate in depth and scope and at a level beyond a planner with at least two years of professional planning experience. - are non promotional in nature. - address demonstrated educational needs. - communicate a clearly identified educational purpose or objective. - use learning methodologies and formats that are appropriate to the activity's educational purpose or objectives. - use evaluation mechanisms to assess an activity's quality and relevance. For more information on APA CM criteria, please visit www.planning.org. Description of how the event will meet the Ethics requirement Presenters must demonstrate that the content of the activity focuses on training planners on the standards of ethical behavior according to the AICP Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct. While general ethics courses, local ethics laws, and ethic codes from other professions can introduce relevant issues as well, the AICP Code focuses on a system of moral principles specific to professional planners. For more information please reference the CM Provider Handbook located on the APA website at www.planning.org/cm/providers Description of how the event will meet the Law requirement Presenters must demonstrate that the content of the activity is related to existing planning laws or case decisions or trends in existing planning laws or case decisions. Political movements, policy recommendations, and policy initiatives are not "current planning law." Existing planning laws or case decisions must clearly constitute a majority of the content of the activity. For more information please reference the CM Provider Handbook located on the APA website at www.planning.org/cm/providersList restrictions on session date & time (optional)List special A.V. equipment needs (optional) Please tell us who will serve as a panelist or be a presenter for your session. Two people are required with a maximum five names possible. If your session is chosen you will be asked to provide a short amount of biographical material on each presenter or panelist. This information is required for AICP CM credit. If you have any questions please email Corey Hull, VP/Programs.. Show me a sample bio SAMPLE BIO Gary Cornell Senior Associate Jacobs Gary Cornell, FAICP - PDO, GA Chapter – APA • Bachelor of Architecture, with high honor, GA Tech, 1973; • Master of City and Regional Planning, with distinction, Harvard University, 1978. Mr. Cornell is a Senior Associate at JJG. For the past 12 years Gary has been a consultant to local governments in the Atlanta area, specializing in land use planning, and plan implementation. Gary previously served as the Director of Planning for Gwinnett County and also worked at the Atlanta Regional Commission as a regional transportation planner. From 1993-1996 Gary was the Planner in Residence at Florida State University, serving on the faculty as instructor and studio coordinator for students seeking their Master’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning. On the volunteer side, Gary was also appointed to the DeKalb County Planning Commission, representing District 2. 1.) NameFirstLastDesignationAICPFAICPNot applicableTitleOrganizationBrief bio2.) NameFirstLastDesignationAICPFAICPNot applicableTitleOrganizationBrief bio3.) NameFirstLastDesignationAICPFAICPNot applicableTitleOrganizationBrief bio4.) NameFirstLastDesignationAICPFAICPNot applicableTitleOrganizationBrief bio5.) 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