Women are essential to planning for better mobility and livability. Let’s meet three women making a real impact!
Wednesday, March 6th
11 am Pacific | 12 pm Mountain | 1 pm Central | 2 pm Eastern (1 hour)
1 Educational Credit Available (APA AICP CM)
This year's theme for International Women's Day is #BalanceforBetter. Listen into our candid conversation about how to achieve balanced and equitable public engagement in planning for better mobility and livability. Women in transportation, urban planning, and public participation are doing outstanding work in this area – let's celebrate their success!
Beth Alden, Executive Director for Hillsborough MPO, shares her personal journey and offer insights for women looking to take on leadership roles in planning. Liane Miller, Planning and Policy Manager for the City of Austin, recently engaged over 5,100 residents for the Austin Strategic Mobility Plan, of which 52% were women – she tells us how she achieved this balance! Jennifer Fix, Associate Senior Urban Planner with DIALOG, discusses how to plan a city for women by women, or as she's coined it, a FEMOPOLIS.
Watch our on-demand webinar about #BalanceforBetter mobility and livability! Key takeaways are...
- Celebrating women in planning and public participation
- Exploring the unique value of women in leadership roles
- Uncovering ways to achieve balanced, equitable public input
- Visit a FEMOPOLIS to inspire new planning ideas
Comments from previous participants ...
The presentation was really well put together. I really enjoy when a presenter is able to get to the key takeaway first then dive into the specifics of that takeaway. Well done.
Great suggestions for thinking outside the box when it comes to public engagement.
This was a very helpful and insightful presentation. It provided good evidence on the effectiveness of online community engagement.
Average rating: 4.8/5 stars
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