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CPM at CPTC Annual Conference 2023

  • Saturday, March 18, 2023
  • 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Holy Cross College, Worcester, MA

CPTC Annual Conference 2023


Consulting Planners of Massachusetts is looking forward to hosting a workshop and connecting with other planning professionals at the upcoming CPTC Annual Conference on Saturday, March 18, 2023.

Organized by the Citizen Planner Training Collaborative, this year's conference offers 17 workshops on core planning topics and timely planning issues. CPM is a conference co-sponsor and will be hosting a workshop on micromobility. Register to attend today on the CPTC Annual Conference webpage.


CPM conference workshop (CM I 1.5):

How to Make Micromobility Part of Your Town's Transportation Options

Directed at planning directors and planning board members, this workshop will provide an overview of micromobility, the regularity framework surrounding this topic and how to make the most of non-auto transportation modes. The presenters will illustrate how planning for micromobility can support downtowns, bolster revitalization efforts and boost healthy living.

Topics to be covered include:

  • What is micromobility and why is it a good thing?
  • Regulatory environment around micromobility options
  • What do cities and towns need to do to support micromobility?

The workshop will conclude with a discussion of lessons learned.

Speakers include:

  • Leonardi Aray, AIALeonardi Aray Architects & CPM President
  • Craig Kelley, Attorney and Principal, Urban Core Strategies & CPM member
  • Juliet Walker, AICP, Community Planner & CPM member
  • Ben Carlson, AIA LEED AP, Director of Urban Design, CHPlanning & CPM member
  • Workshop Moderator: Mark Favermann, Founder/Principal, Favermann Design & CPM Executive Committee member


AICP members can earn 1.5 Certification Maintenance (CM) credits for this workshop. The conference consists of three workshop sessions, enabling conference attendees to earn up to a total of 4.5 CM credits per person by attending other designated workshops alongside the session offered by CPM.

 Register for the 2023 Annual Conference on the CPTC website

Conference schedule:

  • 8-8:30am: Registration & continental breakfast
  • 8:30-9am: General opening/Welcome
  • 9:15-10:45am: Early morning session
  • 11am-12:30pm: Late morning session
  • 12:30-1:45pm: Lunch & Networking
  • 1:45-3:15pm: Afternoon session
    • CPM workshop listed as #16: How to Make Micromobility Part of Your Town's Transportation Options


Advanced registration for the 2023 CPTC Annual Conference is required; registration closes March 14 at 5pm. Register today on the CPTC Annual Conference webpage.

For questions related to CPM's workshop on micromobility, contact CPM President Leonardi Aray at For all other questions related to the conference, contact

CM I 1.5


Information for AICP Members:

AICP members can earn 1.5 Certification Maintenance (CM) credits for this activity. More information about AICP's CM program can be found at



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