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Scenario Planning Peer Workshop Report - Birmingham, Alabama

IV. Summary of Group Discussions

Workshop participants had several opportunities during two small group breakout sessions to discuss speakers' presentations and how lessons learned could be applied to the Greater Birmingham region. Highlights from these small group discussions are outlined on the next page. The complete list of responses is included in Appendix A.

Photograph of workshop attendees participating in a discussion session
Workshop participants during a discussion session (image courtesy of RPCGB).

The first breakout session focused how Greater Birmingham could apply lessons learned from Southwestern Pennsylvania. Participants at each table discussed three pre-documented questions and then reported on their discussions to the whole group. The following were common themes and ideas that recurred across tables:

The second breakout session focused on how scenario planning might work if applied to Greater Birmingham. Participants at each table discussed a series of questions and then reported on their discussions to the whole group. The following were common themes and ideas that participants raised:

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