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Scenario Planning Peer Workshop Report - Denver, Colorado

Appendix B: Webinar and Workshop Agendas

April Webinar Agenda

1:00 pm

Welcome and purpose of webinar

Charlie Goodman, Director, Office of Systems Planning, FTA

1:05 pm

Introduction of webinar speakers

Jim Thorne, FHWA Resource Center

1:10 pm

Overview of DRCOG's Previous Scenario Planning Efforts and Metro Vision 2040

Jill Locantore, DRCOG

1:30 pm

DRCOG's new scenario planning tools

1:30 pm

Expert panel

Reid Ewing, University of Utah

Kevin Krizek, University of Colorado

Paul Waddell, University of California at Berkeley

Uri Avin, National Center for Smart Growth, University of Maryland5

2:30 pm

Q&A

Jim Thorne, FHWA Resource Center

2:45 pm

Conclusion

Jim Thorne, FHWA Resource Center

May Webinar Agenda

1:00 pm

Welcome and introductions, purpose of May 30 webinar, recap of April 5 webinar

Jill Locantore, DRCOG

1:05 pm

The Denver region today: challenges, opportunities, trends

Fred Sandal, DRCOG

1:25 pm

Q&A

1:35 pm

Metro Vision 2040 Listening Tour preliminary results

Kevin Williams, BBC Research and Consulting

1:55 pm

Q&A

2:05 pm

June 7 workshop agenda and roles

Jill Locantore, DRCOG

2:15 pm

Q&A

June Workshop Agenda

June 7 - All attendees

12:30 pm

Welcome and overview of the day

Jim Taylor, Immediate Past Chair, DRCOG Board, Littleton Council Member

12:45 pm

Metro Vision 2040: Where are we now and where are we going?

Jill Locantore and Fred Sandal, DRCOG

1:00 pm

FHWA and FTA perspectives on scenario planning

Rae Keasler, FHWA

Faith Hall, FTA

1:15 pm

Metro Vision 2040 Listening Tour Preliminary Results

Kevin Williams and Jen Garner, BBC Research and Consulting

2:00 pm

Commentary from expert panel on regional planning and scenario analysis

Reid Ewing, University of Utah

Kevin Krizek, University of Colorado

Paul Waddell, University of California at Berkeley

Uri Avin, National Center for Smart Growth, University of Maryland

3:00 pm

Tabletop discussions: "What if?" Alternative future scenarios for the Denver region

Introduced by Jocelyn Hittle, PlaceMatters

3:50 pm

Break

4:05 pm

Audience polling and commentary on key themes from tabletop discussions

Jocelyn Hittle, Place Matters

Expert panel

4:55 pm

Wrap-up and next steps

Jim Taylor, Immediate Past Chair, DRCOG Board, Littleton Council Member

June 8 - DRCOG staff, FHWA/FTA staff, and expert panel

8:00 am

Recap of highlights from day one and introduction to day two
Jocelyn Hittle, PlaceMatters
Jill Locantore and Erik Sabina, DRCOG

8:15 am

Roundtable 1
Moderated by Jim Thorne, FHWA Resource Center

9:45 am

 

11:00 am

Roundtable 2
Moderated by Jim Thorne, FHWA Resource Center

Wrap up and next steps
DRCOG staff

Questions for Roundtable #1: Building and Assessing Scenarios

Questions for Roundtable #2: Next Steps


[5] During the June 2012 workshop, Mr. Avin was with Parsons Brinckerhoff

Updated: 05/14/2014
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