2019 AL|MS Annual Conference

Greetings, and welcome to the ALA-AL|MS 2019 Conference page! Huntsville, AL is tremendously excited to host the AL|MS conference this year – kicking off at Noon on Wednesday, October 16th – and we’re busy putting together a great event for you. Below you’ll find info on hotels, a call for sessions, and a form for those interested in sponsorship opportunities. Please feel free to share these far and wide, including interesting folks from neighboring states like Georgia and Tennessee. There a lot happening in the Rocket City, and we’ll have a lot to share!

Conference Information + Forms

| Hotel Booking Information |

| Call for Sessions – The Polycentric City |

| Conference Sponsorship Form |

Don’t Forget To Submit Your Award Nominations!

| 2019 AL-APA Award Nominations |

Conference Venue

700 Monroe St SW
Hunstville, AL 35801

Registration information and a calendar of events will be coming later this summer, after the sessions have been scheduled, but we recommend getting a jump on your hotel booking, especially if you want to stay Downtown.  Rooms go fast during the week!


2019 AL/MS Conference Hotels

posted on August 7th, 2019  |  Read more

Conference hotel information for the hotels that are within walking distance is included below. Please note that these rates are NOT GUARANTEED, and may vary, depending on when you choose to book. A downloadable spreadsheet with additional hotel information is available here. Note: if you drive to the conference, parking is $10/day and is NOT   …Continue Reading

2019 Awards Program

posted on June 3rd, 2019  |  Read more

Alabama Chapter | American Planning Association Call for Nominations The Alabama Chapter of the American Planning Association, through its Annual Awards Program, seeks to recognize the notable contributions and achievements of planning professionals, elected or lay persons, the media and our state planning students. Additionally, the chapter seeks to recognize outstanding planning programs, plans and   …Continue Reading

The Polycentric City – 2019 AL|MS APA Conference

posted on May 28th, 2019  |  Read more

Call for Conference Sessions Attention AL-APA and MS-APA members! 2019 is an important year for Alabama – It marks the State’s bicentennial, and it also recognizes the 50th anniversary of the lunar landing.  Both events have deep roots in Huntsville.  The first State constitution was signed in Huntsville, and the City has a well-known history   …Continue Reading

Call for 2018 MS/ALA Conference Sessions

posted on June 8th, 2018  |  Read more

Attention AL-APA and MS-APA members!  The Fall Conference Planning Committee is now at work.  The Conference will be on October 10-12 in Oxford, MS.  They are very interested in evaluating a wide variety of sessions that will be of interest to those in our very diverse profession.