Todd Poole is president, founder, and managing principal of 4ward Planning Inc., with more than 28 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You can view an archived version of a past course or presentation, or email us at to request a new one tailored to your region.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.



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