Thank you for attending the Spring 2024 GPA Conference on Wednesday, March 27, 2024, at the Georgia International Convention Center in College Park.

Spring Conference

Prominent Impacts of Georgia

Nearly 250 planners, planning officials, and students attended the GPA Spring Conference, Prominent Impacts of Georgia, at the Georgia International Convention Center in College Park. 

By the numbers, the conference featured:

  • 3 Student Sessions from the next generation of planners at the University of Georgia and Georgia Tech
  • 16 Professional Sessions ranging in topics from Equity in Travel Demand Management to Living Beyond Expectations 
  • 60 Speakers
  • 247 Registered Attendees

Mayor Bianca Motley Broom gave a warm welcome to all ahead of the Keynote address by Dr. Tom Nissalke, Assistant General Manager, Planning and Development at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. 

Read Nissalke’s Bio

Contact GPA’s VP of Programs for more information and to get involved in helping plan 2024 conferences and events.

Let Us Hear From You

The 2024 Spring Conference is all done. We want to hear from you. What did you like, what would you like to see at future conferences? You still have time to fill out the 2024 Spring Conference Survey on the Guidebook app.

There are two types of surveys – overall conference survey and individual session surveys. Please open the Guidebook app on your phone and complete these to help us in our planning of future conferences.

Conference Schedule

7:45 AM – 8:45 AM          Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00 AM – 10:15 AM        Breakout Sessions 1
10:15 AM – 10:30 AM      Networking Break
10:30 AM – 11:45 AM      Breakout Sessions 2
12:00 PM – 1:45 PM         Lunch and Keynote Address
2:00 PM – 3:15 PM           Breakout Sessions 3
3:15 PM – 3:30 PM           Networking Break
3:30 PM – 4:45 PM           Breakout Sessions 4

Download Detailed Schedule

Thanks Conference Sponsors







Save the date for the 2024 Fall Conference in Augusta — October 9 – 11!