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APA WA 2022 Conference

October 11 – 13, 2022 | Vancouver, Washington
Hilton Vancouver Hotel 

The Washington Chapter of the American Planning Association (APA WA) invites you to the 2022 Annual Planning Conference, to be held October 11-13, 2022, in Vancouver.

The 2022 conference theme will be Keep Calm and Plan On in recognition of the many emerging challenges in our communities that planners are dealing with - addressing housing supply and affordability, promoting inclusion and equity goals, implementing transportation policies that benefit all users, and advancing climate change resilience strategies to name a few...all in a time of broader societal discord.

Registration Open Now 

Keynote Speakers 

  • Angela Brooks, FAICP, Corporation for Supportive Housing | Wednesday, October 12

  • Petra Hurtado, PHD, American Planning Association | Thursday, October 13

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There are several ways to participate in the conference and showcase your organization by becoming a sponsor or an exhibitor.

Some of the many benefits of sponsoring APAWA include: 

  • Recognition on Website Homepage Linked logo
  • Recognition in Chapter Newsletter
  • Guest column in Newsletter
  • Chance to post events/webinars to the calendar

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Hilton Vancouver – Vancouver, Washington 

Book Hotel Room Now

*Saturday, September 10 is the last day to secure your hotel room at the special APAWA conference rate*

We recommend booking your hotel online via a secure hotel registration page

If you are more comfortable contacting the hotel directly to book your room, please contact the hotel at +1 (360) 993-4500 and ask for the room block for the American Planning Association of Washington Conference. 

APAWA has negotiated a conference rate with the Hilton Vancouver: $174.00 per night plus tax

Event Policies 

All cancellations/substitutions must be submitted to APA WA in writing. Cancellations received on or before Monday, September 26 will receive a refund, less a $75 administrative fee. Cancellations received after Monday, September 26 will receive no refund. With prior notification, you may substitute a different name for your registration.
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Scholarship Auction 

The Washington Chapter is hosting the return of the Student Scholarship Benefit Auction! This year’s auction will be held on Wednesday, October 12, 2022,  at the annual Chapter conference at the Vancouver Hilton in Vancouver, Washington.

Auction proceeds help support the Chapter's annual scholarship program for students at Washington’s three accredited planning programs - Eastern Washington University, the University of Washington (Seattle), and Western Washington University.

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