April 10, 2012

8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
War Memorial, Trenton NJ

PlanSmart NJ Regional Planning Summit Agenda and Speaker Presentations

2012 NJ Regional Planning Summit Program
Press Release
Press Coverage of the Summit

Keynote Speaker:

Richard Florida 

Professor University of Toronto and Senior Editor, The Atlantic
Nationally known author and New Jersey native Richard Florida will serve as our keynote speaker. He willdescribe how the recent recession will change our geography of where we live and how we work. He willinspire the audience with his ideas on how new ways of living and working will foster innovation and drivepost-recession prosperity. Richard Florida’s best-selling books include:


PlanSmart NJ will bring together international, regional,and local experts from business, academia, and government to explore policy solutions and practical strategies to attract and retain a creative, talented workforce through the design of functional regions and desirable communities. The conference will blend practicality with vision, elevating the discussion beyond today’s economic and planning challenges to identify concrete steps and strategies that New Jersey citizens and leaders can take to build a more sustainable and economically vibrant future.

NJ Regional Planning Summit will Feature Leaders from the Region, click here for the Speaker Bios:  


Event Partners:

Thank you to our Sponsors:


Thank you to our Media Sponsor:

Thank you to our Friends:
– Advance Realty
– Advanced Solar Products
– Avalon Bay Communities
– Boston Properties
– Carleton Kemph
– Fieldstone Associates
– Greenbaum, Rowe, SMith & Davis LLP
– Langan Engineering
– Local Union 322
– Maser Consulting
– National Business Parks
– New Jersey Builders Association
And Colleagues:
– Brownfield Redevelopment Solutions (BRS)
– Hoboken Brownstone Co
– Coopers Ferry Development Partnership
– Kitchen & Associates
– Lear & Pannepacker
– Melillo & Bauer Associates
– NJ Utilities Association
– NJ Economic Development Authority
– Robert Wood Johnson Hospital
A/V Sponsor: Clarke Caton Hintz
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