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Monday, June 6th


Morning (time TBA) | Agency-only sessions


10:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Student Workshop (click for more details)

  • Intro to Federal Planning Panel Discussion

  • Mock Planning Charrette

  • (Lunch included for students and session volunteers)

1:30 PM - 4:30 PM | Mobile tours


6:30 - 8:30 PM | Opening reception on the USS Wisconsin

Tuesday, June 7th


8:30 - 9:30 AM | Educational Sessions

  • Incorporating Improved Geographic Information System (GIS) and Data Visualization Technologies to Analyze Aircraft Mishaps and Accident Potential Zones Dimensions

  • Planning for DOD Infrastructure Resilience: Evaluating Mission Critical Threats Across All Sectors, Scales and Contexts

  • Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI): Why it Matters!

  • From Contingency to Enduring


9:45 - 10:45 AM | Educational Sessions

  • Re-evaluating an Award-winning District Plan

  • Department of the Air Force Installation Energy Program Overview and Lessons Learned

  • Maximizing Resilience by Leveraging Multiple Federal Programs: Case Study of the US Virgin Islands

  • Establishing Frameworks for Adaptive Management within Master Planning Processes

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM | Welcoming and Remarks + Keynote Luncheon: "Chesapeake Gateways, Strategically Planning the Future of the National Park Service"

12:45 - 1:45 PM | Educational Sessions

  • What is the Value of Planning? How to Communicate the Value of Planning to Non-Planners

  • NASA Resiliency through Right-Sizing

  • Live Mapping 101

  • The Transition from Expeditionary to Enduring: Air Force Considerations to Reduce Carbon Emissions to Power Remote Bases


2:15 - 3:15 PM | Educational Sessions

  • Harnessing Traveler Data for Improved Transportation Planning

  • Cape Hatteras National Seashore Strengthens Resilience to Climate Change

  • The End is in Sight...or Not: Findings from an Analysis of Virtual Charrettes used in Planning Processes

  • Planning for the Future: Dynamic Decision Making Toolbox

3:30 - 4:30 PM | Educational Sessions

  • Charrette Tips and Quips (or Everything You've Wanted to Know About Charrettes but Were Too Afraid to Ask)

  • Critical Need for Utility Master Planning for Supporting Installation Modernization

  • Evaluating the Use of New Technology for Visitor Use Patterns for Federal Land Management Agencies

  • Coastal Resilience Implementation Plan - Tyndall Air Force Base

(No evening events)

Wednesday, June 8th


7:00-8:00 | Group Fun Run Meet in the Lobby for a 5k group fun run on the beautiful Elizabeth River Trail!


8:30 - 9:30 AM | Keynote breakfast: “Cooperative Resilience - A Joint Land Use Study (JLUS) for Sea Level Rise (SLR)” Plenary Session, sponsored by Tetra Tech and WSP


9:45 - 10:45 AM | Educational Sessions

  • Explosives Safety Planning - The Basics

  • Go Long, Go Strong - Building Partnerships That Outlast Us

  • How Can Federal Planners Work with Transit Providers?

  • Re-imagining Public Works to Improve Installation Agility


11:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Educational Sessions

  • One Fort Monroe

  • Models for Federal/Local Transportation Partnerships

  • The Walking Problem

  • Future of Work


1:30 - 2:30 PM | Educational Sessions

  • Installation Climate Resilience: Bi-Coastal Planning for the Army’s Major Ammunition Terminals

  • Transit Desert in an Oasis: Transportation Planning at JBAB in Washington DC

  • Technical Writing

  • Local vs Enterprise Planning

1:30 - 4:00 PM

2:45 - 3:45 PM | Educational Sessions

  • Joint Climate Strategy

  • Estimating Resilience Project Return on Investment

  • The Chicken AND Egg: An Example of Concurrent Planning, Programming and Design

2:45 - 4:15 PM | Educational Session

  • Benefits of a Regional Approach to Climate Change Adaptation and Sea Level Rise Planning for Hampton Roads

4:00 - 5:00 PM | Educational Sessions

  • Three Case Studies in Multi-facility Resilience Risk Analysis and Prioritization and How Master Planning Can Be Key to Increasing Resilience!

  • Planning for Executable Design and Construction

  • Invasive Species and Climate Change: Case Study at Lake Mead

4:30-5:30 | Area Development Plans - Planning the Shipyards the Nation Needs

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM | Closing reception and awards ceremony at the Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel

Thursday, June 9th


8:00 - 9:00 AM | Open forum with FPD leadership


9:00 AM - 12:30 PM | Mobile tours

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