Schedule



November 6-8, 2014 | Philadelphia, PA 
Host School: University of Pennsylvania 
Co-chairs: Winka Dubbeldam, UPenn and Nader Tehrani, MIT
  
  

 THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2014

   9:00am    Community Colleges Workshop: articulation agreements, transfer policies, and more
    Andrew Vernooy (Texas Tech) & Randy Steiner (cCCAP, Montgomery College)
   12:00pm    Lunch
   1:00pm    New Programs Workshop: an opportunity to share experiences developing new degree programs
   3:00pm    NCARB Discussions: Licensure at Graduation
       
   6:00pm    Opening Keynote: Hashim Sarkis, MIT
       Opening Reception
       
 FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2014
   9:00am     Expanse : Smart Cities 
    Mitchell Joachim (NYU, Terreform ONE), Robert Gerard Pietrusko (Harvard) others TBA
       NAAB 101
       
   11:00am     Expanse : Smart Buildings
    Rodolphe el-Khoury (U of Miami), David Benjamin (Columbia U), Peter Testa (SCI-Arc)
       ARCC Meeting
       
   12:30pm    ACSA Lunch: accreditation funding, AIA sustainability initiatives, NCARB grant winners
       
   2:00pm
    Expanse : Smart Components
    Skylar Tibbits (MIT), Anna Dyson (RPI), Simon Kim (PennDesign)
       NAAB Team Room Prep.
       
   4:00pm     Expanse : Smart Environments / Synthesis
    Evan Douglis (RPI) + Expanse Panelists and Moderators
       Regional Caucus' Reception
       
 SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2014
   8:00am    NAAB Breakfast: Review of New Conditions for Accreditation 
       
   9:30am    Workshop Keynote: James Barker, President Emeritus, Clemson University 
       
   11:00am    Workshop A: Expanded Curriculum Initiatives Design-Build, Resilience & More
    Jori Erdman (LSU), Jim Doerfler (Philadelphia U), Lori Ryker (Artemis Institute)
       Workshop B: Student Success & Retention 
    Darius Sollohub (NJIT), Tony Abbate (Florida Atlantic), Scott Ruff (Tulane)
       
   12:30pm    Workshop Lunch: Industry Partnerships & Sponsored Studios
    Steve White (Roger Williams), Mo Zell (Wisconsin-Milwaukee)
       
   2:00pm    NAAB Team Training