Conference Program

Saturday, September 16

8:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Golf at Chambers Bay - Home of the 2015 US Open Golf Championship (limit 24 people)

 

12:00 PM to 6:00 PM

6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

See list of suggested restaurants

Sunday, September 17

8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Tour UW Metropolitan Tract (limit 50 people)
See Visit Seattle website for other ideas. www.visitseattle.org/things-to-do/

 

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

See list of suggested restaurants

2:30 PM to 2:45 PM

Congress Room

Welcome remarks and an introduction to the University of Washington and the Metropolitan Tract. 

2:45 PM to 3:00 PM

3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Congress Room
Parliament Room

Carter Stern, Executive Director of Houston BCycle

4:00 PM to 4:15 PM

4:15 PM to 5:15 PM

5:15 PM to 6:00 PM

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Garden Room - Fairmont Olympic Hotel
Monday, September 18

7:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Spanish Foyer

7:00 AM to 8:15 AM

Spanish Foyer

8:15 AM to 8:30 AM

Spanish Ballroom

8:30 AM to 9:30 AM

Spanish Ballroom

Speaker: Skylar Olsen, Senior Economist, Zillo

9:30 AM to 9:45 AM

Spanish Foyer

9:45 AM to 10:45 AM

Council Room

Speaker: Karin Nyrop, Division Chief, Attorney General's Office, University of Washington

 
Congress Room

Speaker: Steven P. Berman, Berman Indictor LLP, Philadelphia, PA

 
Parliament Room

Speaker: Albert Thurmond, University of Washington Planned Giving

10:45 AM to 11:00 AM

Spanish Foyer

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Spanish Ballroom

Speakers: Carl T. Bergstrom, Professor, Biology, and Jevin West, Assistant Professor, Information School, University of Washington

 

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

1:00 PM to 1:15 PM

1:15 PM to 2:15 PM

Congress Room

Panelists: Jody Winter (Moderator), JFW Consulting LLC, Virginia, Vickie Richman, COO & CFO HVS Asset Management, Washington, DC, Justin Magazine, Managing Director of the Hospitality Group, Savills Studley, Rhode Island

Senate Room

Speaker: Jim Carolan, Zukerman Gore Brandeis & Crossman, LLP

Parliament Room

Speaker: David Manfredi, Elkus Manfredi Architects, Boston, MA

2:15 PM to 2:45 PM

2:45 PM to 3:15 PM

3:15 PM to 4:00 PM

4:00 PM to 5:30 PM

Enjoy light appetizers and refreshments at the Intellectual House on the Seattle Campus

5:30 PM to 6:30 PM

6:30 PM to 7:00 PM

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Tuesday, September 19

7:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Spanish Foyer

7:00 AM to 8:15 AM

Spanish Foyer

8:15 AM to 8:30 AM

Spanish Ballroom

8:30 AM to 9:30 AM

Spanish Ballroom

Speaker:  John Medina, Professor, Molecular Biology, University of Washington

 

9:30 AM to 9:45 AM

Spanish Foyer

9:45 AM to 10:45 AM

Senate Room

Speaker: Detlef Hallermann, PhD, Professor & Director, Petroleum Ventures Program, Texas A&M University

 
Congress Room

Speaker: Jeff Eichenfield, The Presidio Trust, San Francisco, CA

Parliament Room

Speakers: Paul Weed and Ed Mericki, University of Washington Tacoma; Brenda Morrison, Children’s Museum, Tacoma, WA

10:45 AM to 11:00 AM

Spanish Foyer

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Parliament Room

Speaker: Bob Berryman, formerly UCSF, Real Estate Consultant, San Francisco, CA

Senate Room

Speaker: Midge McCauley, Principal, Downtown Works, Seattle, WA

 

12:00 PM to 1:15 PM

1:15 PM to 1:30 PM

Spanish Foyer

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

2:30 PM to 2:45 PM

Spanish Foyer

2:45 PM to 3:45 PM

Spanish Ballroom

Speaker: Pamela Oakes, Associate Program Officer, Strategic Planning & Engagement, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

3:45 PM to 4:00 PM

Spanish Foyer

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Congress Room

Speaker: Carol Dillon, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, Palo Alto, CA

 
Senate Room

Speakers: Justin Smith, EdR, and J. Kevin Hufferd, Property Development, UC Berkeley

 
Parliament Room

Speaker: Sally Clark, Director of Community & Regional Relations, University of Washington

 
Council Room

Speaker: Mark Hallenback, Director, Washington State Transportation Center (TRAC), University of Washington 

5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

6:00 PM to 6:30 PM

Shuttle, walk, or taxi

6:30 PM to 9:30 PM

8:30 PM to 10:00 PM

Shuttle, walk, or taxi

Wednesday, September 20

7:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Spanish Foyer

7:00 AM to 8:00 AM

Council Room

Transition Leadership, Conference Assessment, and Planning for 2018

7:00 AM to 8:15 AM

Spanish Foyer

8:15 AM to 8:30 AM

Spanish Ballroom

8:30 AM to 9:30 AM

Parliament Room

Speaker: Nick Bratton, Policy Director (Markets), Forterra, Seattle, WA

9:30 AM to 9:45 AM

9:45 AM to 10:45 AM

Spanish Ballroom

Speaker:  David Montgomery, Professor of Geomorphology and 2008 MacArthur 'Genius' award recipient, University of Washington 

10:45 AM to 11:15 AM

Spanish Ballroom

Must be present to win

12:30 PM to 5:30 PM

Tour UW Tacoma Campus - 5 hours including transit; limit 24 people; lunch on your own prior to departure

 

Tour Bullitt Center - 3 hours including transit; limit 30 people; lunch on your own prior to departure