events

Upcoming Events

All panels and conferences are taking place online as part of the regionwide mandate to slow the spread of COVID-19. We look forward to hosting in-person breakfasts and infrastructure tours and seeing our members again when it is safe to do so.

  • It’s A Helluva Town

    Please join RPA and Roberta Brandes Gratz for a celebration and discussion of her latest book, It’s A Helluva Town: Joan K. Davidson, the J.M. Kaplan Fund, and the Fight for a Better New York,” which explores the J.M. Kaplan Fund’s role in shaping the city from World War II to the present.

    Tuesday

    May 18, 2021

    4-5pm

    Speakers

    • Roberta Brandes Gratz
    • Robert Yaro

    RPA Speakers

    • Tom Wright
    • Rose Harvey
  • Recalibrate Reality with Marcus Samuelsson

    Acclaimed chef, restaurateur, and author Marcus Samuelsson joins Recalibrate Reality: The Future of New York, a conversation series with leading thinkers and decision-makers which asks how we recalibrate reality to create a better, brighter future for New York.

    Thursday

    May 20, 2021

    7-8pm

    Speaker

    • Marcus Samuelsson

    Host

    • Scott Rechler
  • Continuing the Conversation: Open Streets

    Join RPA as we build off our discussion on street design at the 2021 Assembly and engage with experts Kate Slevin and Rachel Weinberger about how to leverage this moment to make lasting changes to the streetscape.

    Tuesday

    May 25, 2021

    11:-11:45am EST

    Speakers

    • Kate Slevin
    • Rachel Weinberger