National Building Museum

2013 American Institute of Certified Planners Symposium: People and Places

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Immigration is woven into American history. But what about its future? As federal legislators debate immigration reform, this fall's symposium looks at how immigrants affect the economies and cultures of the cities where they live and work. Hear regional perspectives on a dynamic group of people and their role in places across the United States.


  • Stacy Anne Harwood, associate professor of Urban and Regional Planning
    University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana
  • Fatima Shama, Commissioner, New York City Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs
  • Leslie Wollack, program director of infrastructure, National League of Cities
  • Paul Farmer, FAICP,CEO,American Planning Association moderator)

2.5 LU HSW (AIA) / 2.5 CM (AICP) / 2.5 LA CES (ASLA)

$12 Museum, APA, AICP Members; $12 Student; $20 Non-member.

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.

Image courtesy of APA.


Time: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

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