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Student MAP Conference (SMAP)

Friday, February 19, 2021
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Virtual Event

The Student MAP conference is organized by planning students from universities throughout Michigan for the benefit of fellow students. This year's conference will feature an opportunity to engage with keynote speaker Tamika Butler, JD, AICP, a national expert on issues of anti-racism, the built environment, and change management.

Dr. Mark Wilson, professor of Urban & Regional Planning at Michigan State University, will present the closing keynote: Planning’s Perfect Storm: The Converging Impacts of Technology, Inequality and Health on Urban Life.

Join us to learn about new planning approaches and network with planners and employers from throughout the state.

Student MAP member registration price: $15

To register, you must login with the email and password you used to sign up for your free American Planning Association student membership.  If you are not yet a member of the APA/MAP, you can join for free at  Questions or login issues?  Contact Wendy Rampson at [email protected]


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SMAP Conference Committee

Najma Muhammad, Michigan State University
Quinn Kendra, Michigan State University
Host University Co-chairs

Hasan Gokberk Bayhan, Michigan State University
Paul Jones III, University of Michigan
Alexandria Spofford, University of Michigan
Nicole Bowman, Wayne State University
Alissa Starling, Wayne State University

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