PIBC CPL Webinar #10: Ethics and Professionalism for Planners - FREE WEBINAR
Planning Institute of British Columbia
December 6th 2023
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM PST
CPL Units: 1.5

Register here for this free webinar.

In the dynamic landscape of planning, ethics emerges as an indispensable compass, guiding professionals through the complexities of decision-making. As societal expectations evolve, the imperative for ethical considerations in the planning profession becomes more pronounced than ever. 

The PIBC webinar on "Ethics and Professionalism for Planners" delivers a straightforward informative session, which will let the audience gain a deeper understanding of the ethical foundations that guide effective planning practices. This webinar is for planning professionals and those seeking to become a professional planner, including planning students. The webinar offers an engaging learning experience:

  • Delving into the ethical foundations that underpin effective planning practices. We will journey through ethical principles, understanding their role as a compass in complex decision-making scenarios. 
  • From practical applications to philosophical perspectives, the webinar explores the National Code of Ethics, emphasizing its role in shaping Canadian planning practices.
  • Navigating contemporary ethical challenges faced by planners through real-life scenarios with engaging Q&A poll.
  • Shedding light on the complaint filing process, emphasizing transparency by sharing a decade's worth of complaint data received by PIBC.
  • Insights on staying informed about planning resources, supporting members ongoing professional development.

Key Speakers:

Patricia A. Maloney RPP, FCIP
Patricia Maloney Consulting
Vancouver Island University
PIBC Board of Directors (2019 - 2023)
PSB Board of Directors (2023 - Present)

James Stiver RPP, MCIP
Division Manager - Regional Land Use Policy, Metro Vancouver
PIBC Professional Conduct Review Committee Member

Alex B. Taylor RPP, MCIP
Team Lead, Public Space Partnerships & Projects, City of Vancouver
PIBC Professional Conduct Review Committee Chair
PIBC Board of Directors (2019 - 2025)

Date – Wednesday, December 6, 2023
Time – Noon to 1:30 pm PT
Cost – Free
Registration deadline – 4 pm PT, Tuesday, December 5, 2023
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