Session Topics are still being finalized, however, below are confirmed session topics to date. The list and schedule will be updated periodically. Please note, the topics are subject to change.
|Disaster Recovery Center – General Resiliency and Data Recovery. Location, disaster supplies, & Technology
|Clery Issues – who manages and where does it fall within the University/College?
|Generating revenue for higher ed institutions in non-traditional ways – billboards, cell towers, parking, ground leases
|Oil & Gas Matters
|Arcade Providence – Micro Housing in historic rehab tax credit project in downtown Providence, case study
|Higher Education Real Estate Operations and Strategy: Living Life on the Campus Edge
|How to Partner with For-Profit Developers — An overview of deal structures and assessing legal, monetary, and mission risks for educational non-profit institutions in real estate transactions
|Crafting and Implementing a Real Estate Strategy
|Leasing Matters – best practices, agreements, approaches
|Real Estate & Accounting Software for Higher Ed Institutions
|Town/Gown Relationships – case studies
|Cellular Matters- Leases, Best practices, Lessons learned
|Title issues that Colleges and Universities commonly encounter
|Future of Work (Impact to space, remote work, etc.)
|Creating mixed use developments, including vertically integrated, mixed use buildings and incorporating University / Colleges as a tenant / user.
|Sorority & Fraternity Housing Roundtable- Lessons Learned, Guidelines, Unique Situations
|Building University-Based Communities of Innovation Through Funding From the CHIPS + Science Act and Other Federal Initiatives: What You Need to Know
|University Based Retirement Communities (UBRCs)
|Case studies of what selected schools at different parts of the country are doing about Faculty housing.
|New graduate housing projects: goals, priorities, ownership and development options, and post occupancy analysis.
|Royal Caribbean Cruise Ltd. & FIU P3 Case Study – thinking outside the box
|Dealing with aging housing stock – demo and case studies of other options
|Indigenous land issues incorporation into design – approaches, policies, best practices. Space issues
|Real Property Gifts – Overview
|Plenary: Open Curriculum, Brown University
|Plenary: Brown University Power Purchase & Decarbonization Plan
|Plenary: P3/South Street Landing
|Plenary – Brown Univ Research District plans – expansion of campus