Emerging Professionals Institute

Launch Your Career

Just starting out in planning? This daylong workshop is a great way to kick off your conference experience — and your career. Get pointers from top professionals and network with peers in a highly interactive, small-group setting.  You'll walk away with strategies for landing that first job, doing it well, and moving ahead. More

Planning Management Institute

Charge Up Your Team

Is the team you manage achieving its full potential? APA's Planning Management Institute is aimed at planners who are directly responsible for the performance of others. If you're a director, manager, supervisor, or team leader — in a private office or a public agency — this institute is for you. More

Planning Leadership Institute

Champion Change

Complex issues. Rapid change. More stakeholders with more needs. Planning today demands extraordinary leadership. But what does it mean — and what does it take — to exercise leadership in changing times? Find answers in an institute for directors, managers, and senior-level planners. More