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Speaker Series

NCPC Speaker SeriesTo keep the public up to date on the initiatives of NCPC and its partners,
NCPC instituted a Speaker Series in 2010. These events have attracted high
caliber speakers and near capacity crowds.

Upcoming Events

 
Washington's Civil War Forts and Parks


Washington's Civil War Forts and Parks
Commemorating the 150th anniversary of The Battle of Fort Stevens
Thursday, July 10, 2014 | 12:00 – 1:00 PM >>

Past Events

Talk vs. Action | Making Your Opinion Count


Talk vs. Action | Making Your Opinion Count
Thursday, April 9, 2014 | 7:00 – 8:30 PM >>
Planning Law & Order


Planning Law & Order:
Legal Issues and Trends in the National Capital Area

Thursday, February 27, 2014 | 6:30 – 7:30 PM >>

2013 Speaker Series

Sustainable Installation Planning


Shock, Surprise, & Tantalize:
Helen Marriage Takes on the Public Realm

Monday, April 22, 2013 | 6:30 – 8:30 PM >>
Sustainable Installation Planning


NCPC Speaker Series: Heightened Conversations - Impacts of Building Heights in Capital Cities
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 | 7:00 - 9:00 PM >>

2012 Speaker Series

Sustainable Installation Planning


Sustainable Installation Planning
Thursday, May 17, 2012 | 9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon >>
Agents of Change: Local Perspectives on Federal Design


Shades of Green: Washington's Emerging Ecodistricts
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 | 6:30 - 8:00 PM >>
Agents of Change: Local Perspectives on Federal Design


Agents of Change: Local Perspectives on Federal Design
Thursday, March 29, 2012 | 6:30 - 8:00 PM >>
(r)Evolutionary Parks
(r)Evolutionary Parks - The Future of Public Space
Wednesday, January 11, 2012 | 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM >>

2011 Speaker Series

A Conversation with Bing Thom


A Conversation with Bing Thom at the Canadian Embassy
Tuesday, October 18, 2011 | 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM >>

Contemporary Design Poster


Redefining Security a Decade After 9/11
Monday, September 12, 2011 | 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM >>

Contemporary Design Poster Contemporary Design, Historic City:
The Balancing Act Between Innovation and Preservation

Tuesday, June 7, 2011 | 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM >>





Meet RIC



Meet RIC: Introducing the Homeland Security Regional Innovation Cluster
Tuesday, March 29, 2011 | 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM (followed by Q & A) >>

Event Recap
[Adobe PDF 110KB]

Event Podcast
Part I: Introductions
Part II: Barry Johnson, Senior Advisor & Director of Strategic Initiatives, EDA
Part III: Harriet Tregoning, Director, D.C. Office of Planning
Part IV: Terry Holzheimer, FAICP, Director, Arlington Economic Development

Part V: Christian Johansson, Secretary, Department of Business & Economic Development, State of Maryland
Part VI: Dr. Christina Gabriel, Principal Investigator for the Homeland Security Regional Innovation Cluster, Carnegie Mellon University

2010 Speaker Series

Beyond Granite Poster

Beyond Granite - Global Approaches to Public Art, Placemaking, and National Commemoration
December 8, 2010 >>

A Peak at Progress Poster

A Peek at Progress - Federal Sustainability One Year Later
October 20, 2010 >>

Seven Minutes Poster

Seven Minutes & Change Toward a Better Region
August 12, 2010 >>

Larry Beasley Poster

Centennial of the Height Act with Larry Beasley
May 18, 2010 >>

Monument Wars Cover

"Monument Wars" with Author Kirk Savage
March 10, 2010 >>

Ecodistricts Poster EcoDistricts | Land Use and Green Building Codes
January 26, 2010 >>


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