Presentations and Publications

Ben Noble is enthusiastic about sharing his thoughts and observation with a broad audience.¬† Below is a list of recent speaking engagements and publications that reflects Ben’s range of skills and experience.

Speaking Engagements

  • Public Engagement Strategies in an Adversarial Environment, 2014 California League of Cities Planning Commissioners Academy
  • Implementing Sustainability: General Plans in the Central Valley, 2013 American Planning Association California Chapter State Conference
  • Planning in an Adversarial Environment, 2013 American Planning Association California Chapter State Conference
  • Smart Valley Places: A Model of Regional Collaboration in the Central Valley, 2012 San Joaquin Valley Fall Policy Conference
  • Preparing Successful Grant Applications, 2012 American Planning Association California Chapter State Conference
  • Plan Implementation Tools, 2010 and 2011 University of California Extension Land Use and Environmental Planning Certificate Program
  • Youth Make the Call: Including Younger People in the Community Planning Process, 2010 American Planning Association California Chapter State Conference
  • Form-Based Codes in the Real World, 2009 American Planning Association California Chapter State Conference

 Articles & Publications

  • Zoning Codes in Plain English, American Planning Association Zoning Practice, Forthcoming
  • Governor Expected to Sign SB 375, American Planning Association Northern California Section Northern News, October 2008