Governance Light Blue


April 29-May 3, 2024
Monday-Thursday, 12-1:30pm: Virtual Sessions
Friday, 10:30am-4pm: In person at Pier 60 in Manhattan
2024 Assembly Collage Slide 2to1
Governance Light Blue
Join us at Pier Sixty in Manhattan on May 3 for the 2024 RPA Assembly.
learn more

In-Person Assembly Schedule — Friday, May 3


Networking Breakfast

Light refreshments will be served. Sponsored by Boingo.

Boingo white space


Lunch Program

Mainstage discussion of critical issues in the region and presentation of the John Zuccotti Award to Governor Wes Moore.


Closing Reception

Sponsored by Halmar.

Halmar White space

Zuccotti Award

2024 John Zuccotti Award

RPA’s highest award for leadership in the region is named after John E. Zuccotti, a long-serving member of the RPA Board of Directors and Execu­tive Committee. Presented each year at RPA’s annual Assembly, the award recognizes a leader who has made extraordinary contributions to the built environment of the tri-state metropolitan region.

Learn more about this year’s honoree

Governor wes moore official portrait 2 1

Presented by

Regional Plan Association

Presented to

Wes Moore, Governor of Maryland

Moore’s life has been defined by service. Before entering elected office, he was the CEO of the Robin Hood Foundation, and led soldiers in combat as a Captain in the U.S. Army.

Complimentary virtual panels

  • Tunnel Construction

    Monday: The Age of Megaprojects

  • RPA 4 RP Render 13 TOD Development 2 After Unlabeled

    Tuesday: Transportation as Climate Policy

  • Shutterstock 700102168

    Wednesday: Pathways to Net Zero Buildings

  • Apartment1 Williumsburg VA

    Thursday: Homes for Everyone


  • RIT Aggarwala

    Rohit Aggarwala

    NYC Chief Climate Officer and Commissioner of the Department of Environmental Protection

  • Bahena Isela 500x500

    Isela Bahena

    Managing Director, Infrastructure Investments, Nuveen Infrastructure

  • Ras Baraka cropped

    The Honorable Ras J. Baraka

    Mayor of the City of Newark

  • Boothman Shepard Nicole

    Nicole Boothman-Shepard

    Vice President & Senior Director, Resilience + Recovery, AECOM

  • Anthony Casciano February 26 2019 4

    Anthony Casciano

    President and CEO, Siemens Financial Services, Inc.

  • Cropped Dominguez Maria Therese

    Marie Therese Dominguez

    Commissioner, New York State Department of Transportation

  • Shaun Donovan

    Shaun Donovan

    CEO and President, Enterprise Community Partners

  • 1516276106817

    Sean Ghio

    Policy Director at Partnership for Strong Communities

  • Christine Guhl Sadovy

    Christine Guhl-Sadovy

    President, NJ Board of Public Utilities

  • Melinda Hansen

    Melinda Hanson

    Founder, Brightside

  • Laura Harding Headshot small

    Laura N. Harding, Esq.

    President, ERASE Racism

  • jen hensley

    Jen Hensley

    Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs, Con Edison

  • Shari Hyman

    Shari Hyman

    Director of Government Affairs and External Relations, Turner Construction

  • Kris Kolluri

    Kris Kolluri

    CEO, Gateway Development Commission

  • Sadie Mc Keown 1307 003p1 5x7 0

    Sadie McKeown

    President, The Community Preservation Corporation

  • John Porcari

    John D. Porcari

    Former U.S. Deputy Secretary of Transportation

  • Michael Shapiro Headshot

    Michael Shapiro

    Managing Director of Government Relations, Blackstone

  • Nick Sifuentes

    Nick Sifuentes

    Program Director, Summit Foundation

  • Jamie Torres Springer Headshot 1

    Jamie Torres-Springer

    President, MTA Construction & Development

  • Veronica Vanterpool official headshot

    Veronica Vanterpool

    Acting Administrator, Federal Transit Administration

  • Buffy Wicks cropped

    Buffy Wicks

    Assemblymember, California District 14

  • David Widawsky

    David Widawsky

    Director of the Office of the Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund, US EPA

  • Bryk Dale

    Dale Bryk

    Senior Fellow for Energy and Environment, RPA

  • Slevin Kate

    Kate Slevin

    Executive Vice President, RPA

  • Wright Tom 3 cropped

    Tom Wright

    President & CEO, RPA

  • Gates Moses

    Moses Gates

    Vice President, Housing & Neighborhood Planning, RPA



  • Amtrak 011 e1437095759125
  • RXR
  • Siegel family endowment


  • AECOM Logo Black RGB
  • Amazon logo
  • Amex
  • Bechtel
  • Blackstone copy
  • Wireless RGB crop
  • Crown Castle Logo
  • Steve Denning name
  • Edison Properties
  • Halmar RGB
  • JP Morgan Chase
  • Mc K Script Mark RGB Mc K Deep Blue 1
  • Prudential
  • Siemens new
  • Turner new
  • Uber


  • Anbaric
  • Arcadis
  • Arent Fox Schiff
  • Arup copy
  • Brookfield Properties logo
  • Citi R Blue Red Arc RGB
  • Con Edison 2022
  • Cushman Wakefield logo1
  • EY Logo
  • Fisher Brothers 2022
  • Google svg
  • G Hlogorgb
  • Hackensack Meridian Health Logo svg
  • HNTB 2 Color copy
  • Housingcollective logo
  • Interpublic copy
  • Logo Invenergy RGB 1
  • Jacobs 2022
  • MT Bank Logo
  • Microsoft Logo
  • Morgan Stanley Logo 1 svg
  • PNC
  • PSEG copy
  • Rise Light and Power RGB H1
  • RUDIN Logo Black 2019 11 13
  • SLG new Corp Logo 294
  • Logo Stantec
  • Starborn logo
  • STV Logo
  • United 2022
  • UPS logo digital
  • 1 Vantage logo RGB
  • VHB copy
  • Vornado
  • WSP 2022


  • FCCF Logo
  • GJDC Logo Green Use
  • Hobokenstrategygroup hsg logo
  • KPF Logo cool gray
  • Licf division logo
  • Panynj logo thumbnail
  • Sasaki logo RBG 01
  • UMEZ logo
  • Universityof Pennsylvania Full Logo RGB 4 0
  • Wiley copy


  • Acceleration Project

  • Arden Road Investments

  • David Huntington

  • Duane Morris

  • HR&A Advisors

  • McKissack & McKissack

  • PAU

  • Plaxall

  • Vivaria Ecologistics

  • WXY architecture + urban design