Past Conferences

PIBC 2017 Annual Conference - Equilibrium

PIBC's 2017 Annual Conference - Equilibrium - was held May 31 to June 2, 2017, at the Prince George Civic Centre in beautiful Prince George, BC. With over 250 participants, two engaging keynote speakers, more than 30 sessions and mobile workshops, and numerous presenters, the 2017 conference in Prince George was a great success!

Please find below an archived selection of program presentations (downloadable PDFs) from the 2017 conference. Thank you again to all our attendees, presenters, volunteers, sponsors and partners for making the PIBC 2017 Annual Conference such a success!

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PIBC 2017 ANNUAL CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

Click on the links below to download a PDF version of the presentation slides from the various sessions and mobile workshops.

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Tuesday, May 30th:

Pre-Conference Workshop 01 - Planning Law Update & Insights  

 

Wednesday, May 31:

Session 01 - Contaminated Sites and the Planning Process

Session 02 - Planning and Pot - Regulation of Medical Marihuana and Related Uses

Session 03 - Planning for Resiliency - Finding Equilibrium in Boom/Bust Economies 

Session 04 - Indigenous Planning

Session 05 - The Climate Challenge From Model Outputs to Model Actions

Session 07 - Shifting Out of Park – A Roadmap to Revising Parking Standards

Session 08 - Subdivision on the Fringe: Legal Issues and Planning Conundrums

Session 09 - Real Estate Development Options – Financing Different Housing Types and Tenures

Session 10 - Storytelling & Community Planning


Mobile Workshop Presentations:

Mobile Workshop 08- Transit Exchange to Neighbourhood Hub: Exploring Ideas for Placemaking

Mobile Workshop 09 - Limbering Up for the Energy Step Code (Part A)

Mobile Workshop 09 - Limbering Up for the Energy Step Code (Part B)

 

Thursday, June 1st:

Session 11 - Building Low -Carbon, Resilient Communities Provincial and Municipal Perspectives

Session 12 - Connecting the Dots: Community Values & Environmental Planning

Session 13 - Regional Empowerment in BC – Rethinking Our Forests

Session 14 - Affordable Housing (Part A)
Session 14 - Affordable Housing (Part B)
Session 14 - Affordable Housing (Part C)
Session 14 - Affordable Housing (Part D1)
Session 14 - Affordable Housing (Part D2)

Session 15 - Planning Videos & Documentaries: Documenting, Creating, Advocating, Sharing & Engaging

Session 16 - Safer By Design – Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design

Session 17 - Resilient Agriculture in a Changing Climate – Collaborating for Adaptation

Session 18 - Riding Those Fine Lines in Transportation

Session 19 - Inclusionary Zoning – A Solution to Our Affordable Housing Dilemma?

Session 20 - WTH – What the Hazard? A Collaborative Process to Manage Hazards & Development Approvals

Session 21 - Covenants – What Every Planner Needs to Know

Session 22 - Regional Voices – Regional Plan

Session 23 - Are You Ready for the Silver Tsunami? Planning Age -Supportive Communities

Information Session 01 - RPP – Understanding Registered Professional Planner Certification

 

Friday, June 2nd:

Session 24 - Engaged Planning: Making Your OCP Consultation the Hottest Ticket in Town (Part A1)
Session 24 - Engaged Planning: Making Your OCP Consultation the Hottest Ticket in Town (Part A2)
Session 24 - Engaged Planning: Making Your OCP Consultation the Hottest Ticket in Town (Part B)

Session 25 - Agricultural Sustainability (Part A)
Session 25 - Agricultural Sustainability (Part B)
Session 25 - Agricultural Sustainability (Part C)

Session 26 - First Nations, Trails, Mountain Biking & Reconciliation (Part A)
Session 26 - First Nations, Trails, Mountain Biking & Reconciliation (Part B)

Session 28 - Sticks and Carrots for Balanced Development

Session 29 - Main Street vs. Mega Mall, 2017 Edition

Session 30 - Staying Onside – Professionalism & Ethics for Planners

Session 31 - Rural Development (Part A)
Session 31 - Rural Development (Part B)
Session 31 - Rural Development (Part C)

Session 32 - Advancing Age-Friendly Communities (Part A)
Session 32 - Advancing Age-Friendly Communities (Part B)
Session 32 - Advancing Age-Friendly Communities (Part C)
Session 32 - Advancing Age-Friendly Communities (Part D)

 

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