National Building Museum

Daniel Burnham Forum on Big Ideas: Planning Our Future

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The American Planning Association’s Burnham Forum series examines the trends, challenges, and opportunities that will shape America’s communities over the next half century. APA President William Anderson, FAICP, provides opening remarks before a panel discussion featuring leaders of the planning, design, and development communities. The program, "Planning Our Future", is moderated by APA CEO W. Paul Farmer, FAICP. This event celebrates the start of National Community Planning Month, which is celebrated each October.

Lee Brown, FAICP, president of APA’s professional institute, the American Institute of Certified Planners
Patrick L. Phillips, chief executive officer of the Urban Land Institute
Nancy C. Somerville, Hon. ASLA, executive vice president and CEO of the American Society of Landscape Architects

A reception follows the program.

1.0 LU HSW (AIA) / 1.0 CM (AICP) / 1.0 LA CES (ASLA) 

$10 NBM and APA Members; $10 Students; $15 Non-members. Prepaid registration required. Walk-in registration based on availability.

This program is presented in partnership with the American Planning Association.

Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable. Registration is for event planning purposes only and does not guarantee a seat. Online registration for Museum programs closes at midnight the day before the scheduled program.

The Museum's award-winning Shop and Firehook Café are open for one hour prior to the start of the program. Shop and Café hours are subject to change.


Time: 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

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