YPConnect is the annual National Young Planners’ Conference.
Designed by young planners, for young planners, YPConnect addresses the issues that matter most to the next generation of professionals. The Conference covers topics ranging from the direction of the planning profession and emerging planning challenges to career development and advancement.
YPConnect offers young planners the chance to be engaged, enlightened and educated, as well as network with like-minded people, all in the spirit of getting those at the beginning of their careers established in the planning profession.
YPConnect 2017 is fully integrated into the PIA Congress which allows you access to the main program speakers as well as a dedicated YPConnect stream, fun social events, networking opportunities, and time to get out and explore the host city, Sydney. The event will do more to grow your career than you could imagine – and you’ll form friendships that could last a lifetime.
YPConnect Information Guide
You’re invited to YPConnect 2017! This is a call out to the best and brightest young planners from around Australia; that’s you! Click HERE to download the brochure for all you need to know about YPConnect 2017.
Letter to the boss
If you need assistance gaining approval from your employer to attend YPConnect we are here to help! Please click HERE to download a letter which will assist you in gaining support from your employer to attend the event. The letter includes what we believe to be the benefits of attending the Congress and why they should support your attendance.