News & Events

EPG Year in Review – 2018

posted on January 3rd, 2019  |  Read more

2018 was a very successful year for the Emerging Planners of Georgia (EPG). Over the past 12 months, EPG continued to provide multiple opportunities for students and planners who are in the early stages of their careers to learn, network, and just have a good time with each other.

What’s in a CID?

posted on May 15th, 2018  |  Read more

Meet us in West Midtown to learn about one of Atlanta’s newest CIDs!  Come network over refreshments in Industrious’ coworking space at 5:30pm on May 23, 2018 and hear from Executive Director Elizabeth Hollister.  CM credits applied for.

Draft Bylaws

posted on February 1st, 2018  |  Read more

Please review the draft bylaws for the newly renamed Emerging Planners of Georgia and provide any comments through the feedback link on our webpage. The EPG Board will vote on adoption of the bylaws on February 11th.

Take the YPG Survey

posted on January 15th, 2018  |  Read more

YPG is looking for input to become the most valuable organization for emerging planners! Please participate in a short 10-question survey by Feb 16. Click here for the survey. In addition, mark your calendars for the next two YPG events (more details coming soon!): Winter Social – Feb 9, 2018 in Midtown GPA Spring Conference Social […]

Get more from your GPA membership: Find a mentor. Be a mentor.

posted on September 25th, 2017  |  Read more

The Mentor Program is accepting applications now. The program has a flexible format so that mentors, mid-career planners, and emerging professionals can tailor their own experience.

2017 Fall Conference – Young Planners Group Reception

posted on August 25th, 2017  |  Read more

After the Awards Dinner, planners of ALL ages are invited to the YPG reception on Thursday, September 28th from 8:30 PM – 12:00 AM. The reception will take place at Nonic, located at 1239 Broadway in Downtown Columbus.

Learn about the future of ATL!

posted on June 5th, 2017  |  Read more

Jason Miles, C.M., the Planning Manager for the City of Atlanta and former 15-year Operations Division member for the Department of Aviation, will discuss the ground transportation, public safety, terminals and concourses, and airfield improvements coming to the busiest airport in the world.

YPG Spring Conference Social

posted on March 22nd, 2017  |  Read more

YPG invites you to a social immediately following the Spring Conference. Join us at 4:30pm at Ipp’s Pastaria (8496 Main Street), just a one-minute walk from City Center. Appetizers will be provided, and a cash bar will be available.  

Young Planners Group’s 2017 Winter Social!

posted on January 5th, 2017  |  Read more

You’re invited to Young Planners Group’s 2017 Winter Social

Community Redevelopment (CM | TBD)

posted on November 8th, 2016  |  Read more

Join the Young Planners Group (YPG) on December 6 to hear from Frank Fernandez, Vice President of Community Development at the Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation and their efforts in the neighborhoods surrounding the new Mercedes-Benz Falcons Stadium.