Schedule



2015 ACSA Administrators Conference: Uncharted Territories
November 12-14, 2015 | San Juan, Puerto Rico
Host School: Universidad de Puerto Rico
Co-Chairs: Patricia Belton Oliver, University of Houston, and Francisco Javier Rodríguez, Universidad de Puerto Rico

  
 
 
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2015

9:00am - 12:00pm
New Programs Workshop


    Sharon Matthews, International Architectural Education
12:00pm - 5:00pm
New Administrators Workshop


    Marvin Malecha (North Carolina State University),Robert Greenstreet (University of Wisconsin)
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Un Coloquio: Integrated Path to Architectural Licensure -- an NCARB Initiative


    Harry Falconer (NCARB), Dennis Ward (NCARB)
1:00pm - 2:00pm
AIAS Panel Discussion


    Greg Hall (Mississippi State University), Gregory Laramie (Roger Williams University), Mary Hardin
    (University of Arizona), Joel Pominville (AIAS), Kimberly Tuttle (AIAS)
2:30pm - 5:00pm
NAAB Team Member Orientation


    Andrea Rutledge, NAAB
5:00pm - 6:00pm
SHAPING UNIVERSITY IMAGE AND POLICY: The Administrator As Influencer


    Francisco Rodriguez (University of Puerto Rico), Jorge Rigau (Polytechnic University Puerto
    Rico), Abel Misla (Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico)

  THE VALUE WEB: conference facilitators                                                                                                
6:30pm - 7:30pm
OPENING KEYNOTE/AWARDS Dr. Chris Luebkeman (Future Cities: Livable Futures)


Reception
     
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2015

8:30am - 10:00am

STREAMLINE PATH TO LICENSURE: A Tale of Two Cities



    Norman Millar (Woodbury University), Daniel Friedman (University of Hawaii, Manoa), Sharon
    Haar (University of Michigan), Ken Lambla (UNC Charlotte)


NAAB 101


    Andrea Rutledge, NAAB
10:30am - 12:00pm
RESEARCH AND THE CREATION OF DISCIPLINARY KNOWLEDGE


    Rene Cheng (University of Minnesota), Ila Berman (University of Waterloo), Jim Williamson
    (Cornell), Bruce Lindsey (Washington University, St. Louis), Michelle Rinehart (Georgia Institute of
    Tech), Inaky Alday (University of Virginia) 


NAAB Team Room Prep.


    Andrea Rutledge, NAAB
     
12:15pm - 1:45pm
 ACSA BUSINESS LUNCH 
     
2:00pm - 3:30pm
BREAKOUT SESSIONS:


THE NEW ECONOMICS OF EDUCATION: Fundraising, Tuition And Student Debt


    Kenneth Schwartz (Tulane University), Martha Thorne (iE, Madrid), Geraldine Forbes Isai (U.
    New Mexico), Jonathan Massey (California College of the Arts) 


INTERDISCIPLINARY EDUCATION: Strengthening Or Diluting The Curriculum?


    Craig Barton (ASU), Christine Theodoropoulos (Cal Poly SLO), Henri De Hahn (Virginia Tech),
    Luis Rico-Gutierrez (Iowa State), Judith Sheine (University of Oregon)
3:30pm
  Architectural Research Centers Consortium (ARCC) Business Meeting (Open for all Attendees)
        Michelle Rinehart (Georgia Institute of Tech)
4:00pm - 5:30pm
BREAKOUT SESSIONS:


EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES AND EVOLVING PEDOGOGIES


    Branko Kolarevic (U. of Calgary), Michael Speaks (Syracuse), Julio Salcedo (CUNY),
    Scott Marble (Georgia Tech.)


ON-LINE COLLABORATION AND THE GLOBALIZATION OF ACADEMIA


    Christian Dagg (Auburn University), Humberto Cavallin (University of Puerto Rico), Andres Mignucci
    (University of Puerto Rico), Mo Zell (U. of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)
6:00pm - 7:00pm
EVENING KEYNOTE/AWARDS | Joshua Prince-Ramus (REX)


Reception
     
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2015

9:00am - 10:00am
PLENARY  |  SURVIVAL AND RESILIENCE IN THE THIRD MILLENNIUM


    Marlon Blackwell (University of Arkansas), Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk (Univeristy of Miami), James Barker
    (Clemson University), Ellen Dunham Jones (Georgia Tech)
10:30am - 12:00pm
BREAKOUT SESSIONS


DEANS' DISCUSSION: Ranking And The Fetishization Of An Elite Academic Marketing


    Marvin Malecha (North Carolina State University), James Barker (Clemson University) 


ASSOCIATE DEANS' DISCUSSION: Get Out There: External Collaborations and Partnerships


   Michaele Pride (University of New Mexico)


CHAIR'S / DIRECTOR'S DISCUSSION: Making: Digital Curriculum and Today's Student


     Richard Garber (NJIT), Jason Chandler (Florida International University)
12:00pm - 2:00pm
PLENARY  |  THE SUMMARY LUNCH


    Patricia Oliver & Francisco Rodriguez (The Value Web) 

   
3:00pm - 5 / 7pm
TOURS


Universidad de Puerto Rico, Campus & Escuela de Arquitectura


    Dean Francisco Javier Rodríguez


Polytechnic Universidad de Puerto Rico Campus & Escuela de Arquitectura


    Dean Carlos Betancourt
    Walking Tour of Old San Juan
        Dr. Jorge Lizardi-Pollock
    Walking Tour of Condado
        Andrés Mignucci