Our first Guest Speaker, Charles Mahron.

Charles Marohn Speaks to a packed house at Holy Nativity School on December 12, 2017. Our Mayor, two City Commisioners, and our City Planner were present for the event and the lively question and answer session after the speech.

Tom Murphy, March 28, 2018

Mr. Tom Murphy, the Urban Land Institutes Canizaro/Klingbeil Families Chair for Urban Development, and the former three term Mayor of Pittsburg. Pennsylvania, Spoke to an engaged crowd on March 28 at the Bay County Commission Chambers. Two of our City Commisioners, Belly Rader and Jenna Haligas, were present and actively participated in the question and answer session.

Quint Studer, April 24, 2018

Businessman, Entrepreneur, and Mentor Quint Studer spoke to a large crowd on April 24th!

Quint Studer from Pensacola Spoke to a near capacity crowd at the Bay County Commission Chambers on April 24, 2018.  The audience was diverse, with many professionals present including  architects, teachers, attorneys, and real-estate developers. Two of our City commissioners, Jenna Hailgas and Mike Nichols were present as well as our City Planner Mike Lane. 

Please enjoy Mr. Studer's motivating talk!

Victor Dover. July 11, 2018

Victor Dover of Dover, Kohl and Partners spoke in Panama City sharing his experience,  knowledge, and concept of "designing in Public" and  his expertise in balancing the visionary ‘civic art’ of planning with the practical consensus building needed to make projects succeed. We also  learned the principles of sustainable town planning, and the techniques for documenting and understanding local traditions in building to enhance Panama City’s sense of place.