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Wednesday, September 18 • 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Active and Healthy Communities

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The presentations in this session will focus on how GIS supports the development of programs, land use and the physical environment to enhance active modes of transportation and create vibrant, healthy communities.

Moderator: Mark Sievers, AICP, Sievers & Associates LLC, Altamonte Springs, FL

  • Tools and Methods for Assessing Community Bike-Share Suitability
    Teresa Townsend, AICP, Planning Communities, LLC, Raleigh, NC
    Drew Spiliotis, Planning Communities, LLC, Raleigh, NC
    Active and Healthy Community: Physical Environment and Social Elements
    Yunwoo Nam, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE
  • An Analysis of Neighborhood Walkability in "America's Next Great City"
    Justin Priola, City of Baton Rouge & Parish of East Baton Rouge Planning, Baton Rouge, LA
    Warren Kron, City of Baton Rouge & Parish of East Baton Rouge Planning, Baton Rouge, LA
AICP Credits: CM 1.50 

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Teresa Townsend, AICP

Chief Executive Officer, Planning Communities LLC
Teresa Townsend has over 20 years of experience and has extensive knowledge and multidisciplinary background in community, environmental and transportation planning, GIS and socio-economic and demographic analysis. She has used GIS as an analytical tool, built GIS layers/systems at... Read More →
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Warren Kron, GISP

GIS Manager, City-Parish Department of Information Services
Warren Kron is the GIS Coordinator for the Planning Commission at the City of Baton Rouge and Parish of East Baton Rouge, Louisiana. His 15 years of public practice in the GIS and planning professions include development of the Parishwide GIS Program, leading an enterprise address... Read More →
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Justin Priola, GISP

GIS Coordinator, City of Baton Rouge-Parish of East Baton Rouge Department of Information Services
Justin Priola, GISP has 11+ years of experience in the GIS profession working for the City of Baton Rouge-Parish of East Baton Rouge. Justin works as the GIS Coordinator in the Department of Information Services GIS Division. In this position, he is responsible for data collection... Read More →
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Yunwoo Nam

Associate Professor, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Yunwoo Nam is an Associate Professor of Community and Regional Planning at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, and a faculty fellow of the CALMIT (Center for Advanced Land Management Information Technologies). He obtained his Ph.D degree in City and Regional Planning at the University... Read More →
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Drew Spiliotis

Planner/GIS Analyst, Planning Communities LLC
Drew Spiliotis is a Planner/GIS Analyst for Planning Communities.  Drew has broad experience in applying GIS to transportation and land use planning applications.  Drew received a Masters in City and Regional Planning from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a... Read More →

Wednesday September 18, 2013 3:30pm - 5:00pm EDT

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