Welcome to the website of the Manitoba Professional Planners Institute.

Founded in 1988, MPPI is the Manitoba affiliate of the Canadian Institute of Planners and represents over 150 planning professionals and students across Manitoba.

Our members work in the public service and the private sector, in a variety of areas such as land use planning and development, public engagement, environmental resource management, heritage conservation, social and community planning, transportation planning and economic development.

Our mission is to promote pride and excellence in professional planning as it applies to the stewardship of the natural and built environments and to the building of healthy communities.

Explore this website to find out more about MPPI activities and events, continuous professional learning, how to become a member, and why you might choose to study and work in the dynamic field of planning in Manitoba.



The 2018 Annual General Meeting will be held at the Little Brown Jug, 336 William Avenue, Winnipeg on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 (7:00 - 8:30 p.m.) Additional information to follow.


The following positions are available: 

President-Elect and up to 3 Councillor positions.

This is an excellent opportunity to: 

  • Build your professional network; 
  • Lead a small group of committed volunteers; 
  • Receive Continuous Professional Learning units;
  • Influence the major issues facing the profession and Institute. 

Council members will serve two year terms - ending in 2020. 

MPPI Council Nomination Form

MPPI Council President-Elect Nomination Form

Congratulations to our 2017 and 2018 Case in Point Winners

2017 Case in Point Grand Prize - Conor Smith and Matthew Robinson

2017 Honourable Mention - Larissa Blumenschein

2016 Case in Point Grand Prize - Jason Syvixay

2016 Honourable Mention - Evan Allan