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Conference Agenda

 

AUREO 2019: November 2-6, 2019, Houston, Texas

 

Saturday, November 2, 2019

Time

Activity

Location

2:00pm-6:00pm

Registration/Information Desk Open

Hilton Lobby (Fourth Floor near Grand Ballroom A, Elevators and Escalators)

11:00am-7:00pm

Optional Activities: See List of Optional Activities

 

Various

6:00pm-8:00pm

Dinner on your own.  All options are walking distance from the Hilton.

 

See Folder for List of Suggested Restaurants

Evening

Renewing AUREO friendships

Hearsay on the Green

1515 Dallas Street

Houston, Texas 77002

 

 

 

 

Sunday, November 3, 2019

8:00am-6:00pm

Registration/Information Desk Open

Hilton Lobby (Fourth Floor near Grand Ballroom A, Elevators and Escalators)

8:00am-2:00pm

Optional Activities: See List of Optional Activities

          

Various

12:00pm-3:30pm

Lunch on your own.  All options are walking distance from the Hilton.

 

See Folder for List of Suggested Restaurants

3:30pm-4:00pm

 

Conference Kick Off:  Preview and Orientation (First Time and Returning AUREO Members) for the Conference

Hosted by: Greg Hakanen, AUREO President,

Samantha Harris, AUREO Vice President, and

Ashlee Ross, AUREO Member (Planning Committee)

Grand Ballroom A/B

 

4:00pm-4:15pm

Break

 

4:15pm-5:15pm

Plenary 1 – The Faces of MD Anderson

Panel Led by:  Janet Sisolak, Director, Strategic Facility Development, Facilities Management U. T. MD Anderson Cancer Center

Dr. Ann Killary, PhD, Professor, Translational Molecular Pathology U. T. MD Anderson Cancer Center

Dr. Michelle Barton, PhD, Dean, Graduate School of Biomed Sciences U. T. MD Anderson Cancer Center

Dr. Pamela J. Schlembach, MD, Professor Radiation Oncology, The Woodlands U.T. MD Anderson Cancer Center

Grand Ballroom A/B

5:15pm-6:00pm

Free Time

or

New Member Orientation

Led by: Nicole Neuschwander, Oregon State University

and Jeff Banka, Boise State University

 

 

 

 

Grand Ballroom A/B

6:00pm-8:00pm

Welcome Reception

The Grove

 

 

 

 

Monday, November 4, 2019

7:00am-4:00pm

Registration/Information Desk Open

Hilton Lobby (Fourth Floor near Grand Ballroom A, Elevators and Escalators)

7:00am-8:15am

Breakfast

Grand Ballroom A/B

8:15am-8:30am

Announcements

Grand Ballroom A/B

8:30am-8:35am

Welcome

Speaker: Dr. Peter Pisters, MD, President, U. T. MD Anderson Cancer Center

Grand Ballroom A/B

8:35am-9:30am

Plenary 2:  Facilities and Infrastructure as Enablers of Mission at the Number 1 Cancer Center in the Nation  

Speaker: Dr. Peter Pisters, MD, President, U. T. MD Anderson Cancer Center

Grand Ballroom A/B

9:30am-9:45am

Break

 

9:45am-10:45am

Concurrent Sessions A
 

  1. TIF and New Development – Emerging University Villages

Speaker:  Bill Dahlstrom, Jackson Walker

 

  1. The Basics of Oil and Gas Leasing

Speaker:   Stuart Hollimon, Hunton Andrews Kurth

 

3.   Clery Act: What it is, why it Matters, and how to Successfully Negotiate it Into Your Off-Campus Leases

       Speaker: Ashlee Ross, U. T. MD Anderson Cancer Center

 

 

 

Meeting Room 340.A/B

 

 

Meeting Room 343.A

 

 

Meeting Room 343.B

10:45am-11:00am

Break

 

11:00am-12:00pm

Concurrent Sessions B
 

  1. Environmental Due Diligence: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Speaker:  Michelle Bost, University of Texas System

 

       2.   Moody’s Credit Perspective on New Projects

  Speakers:  Susan Fitzgerald and John Medina, Moody’s

 

3.   Hotels & Conference Centers – Amenities for our    Campuses?

  Speakers:  Kevin Jaquess, UAB, Mark Stirling, Auburn, Tony Zivalich, Georgia Tech, and John Hamilton, Pyramid Hotel Group

  

 

 

Meeting Room 340.A/B

 

 

Meeting Room 343.A

 

 

Meeting Room 343.B

 

12:00pm-12:15pm

Break

 

12:15pm-1:15pm

 

Plenary 3:  Lunch - Prophetic City: Houston on the Cusp of a Changing America – Tracking Responses to the Economic and Demographic Transformations through 38 Years of Surveys.

Speaker:   Dr. Stephen Klineberg, Professor of Sociology and Founding Director of Rice University’s Kinder Institution for Urban Research

 

 

Grand Ballroom A/B

1:15pm-1:30pm

Break

 

1:30pm-2:30pm

Concurrent Sessions C
 

1.   3 Strategies for Maintaining Facilities in an Environment of Declining Support

Speaker:   Jonathan King, Sightlines

 

2.   Credit Implications for the Project and Institution to Consider When Evaluating Various P3 Delivery Models

 Speakers:   Susan Fitzgerald and John Medina, Moody’s

 

3.   Resilience Strategies for Higher Education: Case Studies for Environmental, Social and Economic Benefits

     Speaker: Allison Marshall, Gensler

 

 

 

Meeting Room 340.A/B

 

 

 

Meeting Room 343.A

 

 

 

Meeting Room 343.B

 

2:30pm-2:45pm

Break

 

2:45pm-3:45pm

 Concurrent Sessions D

 

     1.   If you Think a P3 is Hard, try a P4

Speakers: Jared Everett, Greystar (formerly EDR) & Brigett Reilly, University Enterprises, Inc. – California State University

 

2.  Infrastructure Funding Thru City Building and Town and Partnerships

      Speaker:  Scott Polikov, InfraD.I and Gateway Planning

 

3.   When Gamers Gather – Operational and Real Estate Aspects of Esports

        Speakers:  Ed Walts, The University of Texas System and Guests

 

 

 

Meeting Room 340.A/B

 

 

 

 

Meeting Room 343.A

 

 

 

Meeting Room 343.B

 

 

3:45pm-4:00pm

Break

 

4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Plenary 4:  To be determined

 

 

Grand Ballroom A/B

5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Break/Networking

(Feel free to use drink tickets)

Hilton Lobby Bar

6:30pm-9:00pm

Dine Around

Dine at your own cost at a restaurant with your AUREO colleagues

Names and locations provided in registration packets

 

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

7:00am-4:00pm

Information Desk Open

Hilton Lobby (Fourth Floor near Grand Ballroom A, Elevators and Escalators)

7:00am-8:15am

Breakfast

Grand Ballroom A/B

8:15am-8:30am

Announcements

Grand Ballroom A/B

8:30am-9:30am

Plenary 5:   Culture of Caring

Speaker:  Shibu Varghese, SHRM-SCP, Senior Vice President for People and Business Operations at The U. T. MD Anderson Cancer Center

Grand Ballroom A/B

9:30am-9:45am

Break

 

9:45am-10:45am

Concurrent Sessions E
 

1.    Breaking Up the Box: Structuring Mixed-Use Projects

Speaker:   Bob Burton, Winstead PC

 

2.    Residential Ground Leases 101

Speakers – Whitney McNair, Stanford University, Kristin Gutenberger, Cornell University

 

3.   Cross Institutional Collaborative Zones

Speaker:  Rives Taylor, Gensler

 

 

 

Meeting Room 340.A/B

 

 

Meeting Room 343.A

 

 

 

Meeting Room 343.B

 

10:45am-11:00am

Break

 

11:00am-12:00pm

Concurrent Sessions F
 

1.    From Master Planning to Framework Planning: An Evolution Toward a More Flexible Future

Speaker:   Tyler Patrick, Sasaki Architects

 

2.   Qualified Opportunity Zones: The “Dirt” on Tax-Driven University Real Estate Development

Speaker:   Brian Dethrow, Jackson Walker LLP

 

      3.   Approach to Campus Parking

Speaker: Rives Taylor, Gensler

 

 

 

 

 

Meeting Room 340.A/B

 

 

 

Meeting Room 343.A

 

 

 

Meeting Room 343.B

 

12:00pm-1:30pm

 

 

Lunch and AUREO Business Meeting

Greg Hakanen, AUREO President

2020 Conference Presentation (1:15pm-1:30pm)

Tracy Mansour, Brown University

Grand Ballroom A/B

1:30pm-1:45pm

Break

 

1:45pm-2:45pm

Plenary 6:   An Overview of the Texas Medical Center
Speaker:  Shawn Cloonan, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President of Texas Medical Center

 

Grand Ballroom A/B

2:45pm-3:15pm

Break

 

3:15pm to 4:00pm

Transit time to Rice University via the Texas Medical Center (45 minutes)

Meet in Hilton Lobby to Bus to Rice University

 

4:00pm-5:00pm

Tour of Rice University

 

5:00pm-5:15pm

Transit to Happy Hour /Dinner

 

5:15pm to 9:00pm

Dinner at the Hermann Park Conservancy

Hermann Park Conservancy

7:00pm-9:00pm

Transit to Hotel

Pick up/drop off at Hermann Park Conservancy

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

7:00am-11:00am

Information Desk Open

Hilton Lobby (Fourth Floor near Grand Ballroom A, Elevators and Escalators)

7:00am-8:15am

Breakfast

Grand Ballroom A/B

8:15am-8:20am

Announcements

Grand Ballroom A/B

8:20am-9:20am

 

 

 

 

Plenary 7:  Axioms: An Outlook and Forecast for the Economy, Real Estate and Life

 
Speaker:  Ted Jones, Chief Economist – Senior Vice President, Stewart Title Guaranty Company – Stewart Information Services Corporation

 

Grand Ballroom A/B

9:20am-9:35am

Break

 

9:35am-10:35am

Concurrent Sessions G
 

 1.  Made as Instructed: Understanding how the Scope of an      Assignment Can Impact the Quality of a Commercial Real Estate Valuation

      Speaker:  Scott Eschenbrenner, MAI, New Mexico State University

 

     2.   Utilizing Foundations for Real Estate Activities

   Speaker: Kevin Jaquess, UAB, Rick Callans, Colorado State University, and Sandra Vaughan-Acton, Cal Poly Ponoma

 

3. The Difference Between a Tower Crane and a RFI; Bringing Construction Terminology Down to Earth

    Speaker: Trent Williams, Senior Director of Capital Projects at University of Houston

 

 

 

 

Meeting Room 340.A/B

 

 

 

 

 

Meeting Room 343.A

 

 

 

Meeting Room 343.B

 

10:35am-10:50am

Break

 

10:50am–11:50am

Concurrent Session H

 

1.     Lease Management Software – A Panel Discussion About Tools to Improve office efficiency and productivity

Speakers: Kevin Jaquess, UAB, Carrie Wooding, Virginia Tech, Kristin Gutenberger, Cornell University, Neil Perry, Ohio State University

 

2.     A Housing Story: How Bricks and Sticks Investment    Turned a Neighborhood Around

   Speaker: Amanda Hoffsis, Ohio State University

 

  1.   The Wild West of Cellular and Small Cell Antenna Site Negotiations

Speaker:   Jeff Banka, Boise State University, Sarah Dean, Cornell University, Mark Stirling, Auburn University

 

 

 

 

Meeting Room 340.A/B

 

 

 

 

 

Meeting Room 343.A

 

 

 

Meeting Room 343.B

 

11:50am-12:00pm

Conference Wrap-Up

 

12:00pm-1:00pm

Executive Officer & Committee Chairs Meeting

Transition Leadership, Conference Assessment & Planning for 2020

Board Room 326

 

 

AUREO 2019: November 2-6, 2019, Houston, Texas

OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES

 

Saturday, November 2, 2019

Time

Activity

Location

2:00pm-6:00pm

Optional Activity 1:  Lucky Strike Bowling

1201 San Jacinto St, Houston, TX 77002 (Short Walk from the Hilton)

8:00am-12:00pm

Optional Activity 2:  Spa Treatments

Hilton Americas Hotel (See Folder for Special Rates)

 

 

Sunday, November 3, 2019

8:00am-12:00pm

Optional Activity 1:  Church

          

See Folder for Churches within Walking Distance

8:00am-12:00pm

Optional Activity 2:  Spa Treatments

Hilton Americas Hotel (See Folder for Special Rates)

8:00am-12:00pm

Optional Activity 3:  Flag Football at University of Houston (UH) Campus

Gather in Hilton Americas Lobby and take Light Rail to UH

8:00am-12:00pm

Optional Activity 4:  Golf at Hermann Park (Fee of $50 to be paid at the golf course; indicate interest during registration to be assigned to a team)

Gather in Hilton Americas Lobby and carpool to Hermann Park Golf Course

9:00am-2:00pm

Optional Activity 5: Trip to NASA (Payment of $30 made during conference registration)

Meet in Hilton Americas Lobby for shuttle bus departure

12:00pm-2:45pm

Lunch on your own

See Folder for List of Suggested Restaurants