Fixing Mass Transit - What Needs to Happen to Get New York Moving Again

Monday, October 23, 2017
Sheraton New York Times Square, 811 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY, 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM

How do we move beyond current crises to ensure the stability of the transit system, which underpins the region’s economy? Crain’s is bringing together transportation experts to weigh in. In our first panel, former heads of local transit agencies will give insight into the current state of affairs. Our second panel, composed of stakeholders representing contractors, real estate developers, policy wonks and riders, including RPA President Tom Wright, will explain what we need to do to get New York moving again. Register here.  Use promo code “RPA2017” for 10% off the individual ticket price

Hindsight Conference

Friday, November 3, 2017
Silberman School of Social Work, Hunter College, 2180 Third Avenue, New York, NY, 8:00 AM - 5:15 PM

Join APA New York Diversity Committee's first annual conference. Professor Mindy Fullilove, NYC Public Advocate Letitia James and NAACP Deputy Director of Litigation Coty Montag will give keynote addresses. The event will feature a session on the planning process for RPA's Fourth Regional Plan, led by New York Director Pierina Ana Sanchez. More information and registration at 

Conference on Capital Markets in Real Estate

Thursday, November 16, 2017
The Pierre, 2 E 61st St, New York, NY, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Join NYUSPS Shack Institute for the 50th annual conference on capital markets in real estate. Once again this year, the Conference will convene industry leaders for a vigorous debate on global equity and debt capital flows, institutional and private equity investment activity, and emerging sources of market disruption. Register at and use the special code "CMC2017_RPA". 

2018 RPA Assembly

Friday, April 27, 2018
Grand Hyatt New York. 109 E 42nd St, New York, NY 10017

Join us on April 27 for Regional Plan Association’s annual Assembly. The Assembly brings together government, business and civic leaders from around the region to discuss issues vital to our region’s future, including the crisis of affordability, threats to our coastlines, deteriorating infrastructure and pressures on our quality of life. More information at