The Nebraska Planning and Zoning Association (NPZA) and Nebraska Chapter of the American Planning Association (NEAPA) will convene in Kearney, Nebraska in March of 2018 for the Nebraska Annual Planning Conference. We invite you to share your experiences with local, state, and federal officials, industry leaders, consultants, and other interested parties by presenting a session. We are particularly interested in sessions related to:

  • Site Plan Review
  • New Trends in Planning
  • Housing
  • Zoning Issues / Techniques
  • Renewable Energy
  • Agriculture/Rural Planning and Zoning
  • Small Town Planning and Zoning
  • GIS
  • Plan Implementation
  • Storm water and Floodplain Management
  • Hazard Mitigation

Submission of presentations on topics outside this theme are also welcome.

The attached Call for Presenters seeks a broad range of professionals to address the many issues and problems associated with planning. Topics will be selected for concurrent sessions during the conference. Sessions are typically 60 minutes of presentation time and 15 minutes of Q&A. In some instances, presenters of similar topics may be scheduled to present with a panel.

The Conference Committee will be submitting your presentation summary to APA for Certification Maintenance credit consideration.

The presentation form must be submitted by September 12, 2017. All selection and placement of presentations is at the sole discretion of the Conference Committee. Selected presenters will be notified on or before October 12, 2017.


Christopher A. Solberg, AICP