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2019 Conference Program

Join the Consortium for Scenario Planning at our annual conference!

Registration and additional details are available here, and a downloadable version of the program is available here.


 

Wednesday, November 6 at the Upward Hartford (20 Church Street)

12:30 – 1:00 pm: Registration

1:00 – 1:30 pm: Welcome and keynote address

1:30 – 3:00 pm: Discussion on the recent Capitol Region Council of Governments (CRCOG) scenario planning pilot workshop

3:00 – 3:30 pm: Coffee break

3:30 – 5:30 pm: Walking and bus rapid transit tours

5:30 – 7:30 pm: Networking reception at the Goodwin Hotel Atrium

Thursday, November 7 at the Goodwin Hotel (1 Haynes Street)

8:00 – 9:00 am: Breakfast

9:00 – 10:15 am: Breakout Session I

  • Getting Started with Scenario Planning I
  • Transportation Scenarios: Exploratory Scenario Planning to Inform Investments
  • Regional Scenarios: Laying the Groundwork

10:15 – 10:30 am: Coffee break

10:30 – 11:45 am: Breakout Session II

  • Getting Started with Scenario Planning II
  • Transportation Scenarios: Performance Metrics for Planning
  • Climate Scenarios: How Technology Can Support Resilience and Inclusiveness

11:45 am – 1:15 pm: Lunch

  • Lightning talks
  • Tour of the Goodwin Hotel

1:15 – 2:30 pm: Breakout Session III

  • Transportation Scenarios: Local Transportation Decision-Making
  • Climate Scenarios: Planning for Coastal Management and Sea-Level Rise
  • Regional Scenarios: Planning at the Local Level

2:30 – 3:15 pm: Consortium project “science fair” (refreshments served)

3:15 – 4:15 pm: Facilitated small-group discussions

4:15 – 5:00 pm: Report-outs and conclusion

Friday, November 8 at the Goodwin Hotel (1 Haynes Street)

8:00 – 9:00 am: Breakfast and last call for topics 

9:00 – 9:30 am: Unconference introduction 

9:30 – 10:30 am: Unconference Session I

10:30 – 10:45 am: Coffee break

10:45 – 11:45 am: Unconference Session II

11:45 am – 12:45 pm: Networking lunch

1:00 – 2:30 pm: Board meeting (Board members only)