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70th Anniversary Panels

Planning for a Digital Age

Panelists

  • Christa Vison Wagner ’00 (MRP), Office of Energy & Sustainability, City of Charlotte
  • Corey Teague ’07 (MRP), Assistant Zoning Administrator, San Francisco Planning Department
  • Matt Tomasulo ’12 (MCRP), Entrepreneurial Designer & Civic Instigator, Walk [your city] founder
  • Dwight Merriam ’74 (MRP), Partner, Robinson & Cole

Moderator

  • Sara Lawrence ’01 (MRP), Senior Economic Development Analyst, RTI International

Innovation and Inclusion

Panelists

  • Rob Atkinson ’90 (PhD), President, Information Technology & Innovation Foundation
  • Adam Klein ’07 (MRP), Chief Strategist, American Underground Durham, NC
  • Nancy Grden ’75 (MRP), Founding director, Strome Center for Entrepreneurship, Old Dominion
  • Nancey Green Leigh ’80 (MRP), Professor of City and Regional Planning, Georgia Tech

Moderator

  • Maryann Feldman, National Science Foundation SciSIP Program Officer, Professor Public Policy and City and Regional Planning, UNC Chapel Hill

Revisiting Regionalism

Panelists

  • John Hodges-Copple ’89 (MRP), Director of Regional Planning, Triangle J Council of Governments
  • Richard Norton ’01 (PhD), Chair & Professor, Urban & Regional Planning Program, University of Michigan
  • Dave Moreau, Professor, City and Regional Planning, UNC Chapel Hill
  • Rachel Meyerson ’12 (MRP), Program Specialist, National Disaster Recovery Planning Division, FEMA

Moderator

  • Nikhil Kaza, Associate Professor, City and Regional Planning, UNC Chapel Hill

Reimagining Planning Education

Panelists

  • Ed Kaiser ’66 (PhD), Professor Emeritus, City and Regional Planning, UNC Chapel Hill
  • David Godschalk ’64 (PhD), Professor Emeritus, City and Regional Planning, UNC Chapel Hill
  • Timothy Beatley ’86 (PhD), Professor, Department of Urban and Environmental Planning  University of Virginia
  • Bill Lester, Assistant Professor, City and Regional Planning, UNC Chapel Hill
  • Mai Nguyen, Associate Professor, City and Regional Planning, UNC Chapel Hill
  • Daniel Rodriguez, Professor, City and Regional Planning, UNC Chapel Hill