Todd Poole Head Shot WebTodd Poole is president, founder, and managing principal of 4ward Planning Inc., with more than 25 years of economic development experience, both as a private sector consultant and a public sector practitioner. Our courses and regional market presentations facilitate discussion of some of the most compelling currents in land-use planning.

You can view an archived version of a past course or presentation, or email us at to request a new one tailored to your region.



When Certification Maintenance (CM) credits are available, AICP members can earn them through select courses. More information about AICP’s CM program can be found here. Learn about important national and regional trends which may have profound impact on your current land-use policies, while earning valuable CM credits.


Planetizen Courses

Regional Market Presentations

  • Montgomery County

    Montgomery County

    4ward Planning Inc. is pleased to announce its Montgomery County Regional Market Presentation, hosted by president & founder, Todd Poole. …
  • Tri-County


    On June 9, 2015, 4ward Planning’s Todd J. Poole presented current and projected demographic and real estate market trends within …


  • Tri-County Regional Market Presentation