Consortium for Scenario Planning 2019 Conference

Join the Consortium for Scenario Planning at our annual conference this November 6–8 in scenic Hartford, CT! This cutting-edge event brings together dozens of practitioners, consultants, and academics who use scenarios to develop more equitable and inclusive places, address economic and environmental challenges, respond to infrastructural needs, and more. Centered around “Paths to Resilience,” this year’s program includes tracks for newcomers, regional planners, and both transportation and climate specialists, as well as a walking tour and a participant-driven “Unconference” session. To learn more about past gatherings, click here.


Registration is $300 per attendee and available here through October 1. Conference registration is included with participation—more details about the benefits becoming a participant are here.

Theme and Program

Under our focus on “Paths to Resilience,” sub-themes include beginners, climate, and transportation. APA CM credits will be offered. Check out the current conference program here.

Host and Location

The Capitol Region Council of Governments will host us at the Goodwin Hotel (1 Haynes St, Hartford, CT, 06103). Book your stay during the registration process


Hartford is served by an Amtrak Station (a 5-minute walk from the Goodwin Hotel), Bradley International Airport (BDL), and local CT transit routes.

Call for Proposals

The call for formal session proposals ended on July 12. Start thinking about your ideas for Unconference sessions on Friday, November 8!

We offer a limited amount of financial assistance for those who would not otherwise be able to attend the conference and prioritize assistance for those who would add to the overall diversity of the conference, recognizing that the event benefits from the participation of individuals from an array of racial, ethnic, gender, geographic, and professional backgrounds. For more information, click here