AURP Spring Training - The Future Workforce Agenda

February 24 - 28, 2020
Tempe Mission Palms, Tempe, Arizona
*Preliminary schedule • Subject to change

Monday,
February 24, 2020
Tuesday,
February 25, 2020
Wednesday,
February 26, 2020
Thursday,
February 27, 2020
Friday,
February 28, 2020

 

Monday, February 24, 2020

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM AURP Board of Directors Meeting
Tempe Mission Palms Cavetto Room
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Registration Desk Open
Tempe Mission Palms Courtyard
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM WELCOMING RECEPTION
Tempe Mission Palms Courtyard West
Enjoy the beautiful Arizona sunset and surroundings reconnecting with colleagues and friends.
6:15 PM  Informal Group Dinners
Dinner reservations have been made at a variety of restaurants for attendees to break bread together before the amazing week ahead. Sign up for your restaurant choice during check-in for Spring Training.

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

7:00 AM - 8:15 AM Advisory Council Breakfast Meeting
7:00 AM - 8:45 AM

Networking Continental Breakfast
Snack Shack
Sunshine, coffee, and a quick continental breakfast will help to kick off your day of knowledge-exchange and networking.
Note: Full breakfast or buffet is available in The Cloister Restaurant at individual expense.

9:00 AM - 9:20 AM

SPRING TRAINING OPENING REMARKS
Abbey Room
From Our Spring Training Co-Chairs
Laura Bleill, Director, Communications & External Engagement, University of Illinois Research Park
Kate Engel, Director of Communications & Culture, Nebraska Innovation Campus

9:20 AM - 12:15 PM MODULE 1 INSIGHTS FROM THE FUTURE
Abbey Room
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Networking Break
Snack Shack
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM Group Networking Lunch
Courtyard & Confree Dining Room
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM

MODULE 2   DRIVING CONNECTIVITY: EXPERIENCING THE ASU INNOVATION NETWORK
Abbey Room
Contributing Module Leaders
Mason Ailstock, Associate Principal, HR&A Advisors
Charley Freericks, Senior Vice President, Catellus Development
Todd Hardy, Managing Director, Innovation Zones, ASU
John Creer, Assistant Vice President for University Real Estate, ASU
Heidi Kimball, Senior Vice President, Sunbelt Holdings
(Reps) Wexford, ASU, UA
Christine Mackay, City of Phoenix Community and Economic Development Director
(Reps) Beus Center for Law and Society
Duke Reiter, Senior Advisor to the President, ASU
Rich Stanley, University Planner, ASU
Rick Naimark, Vice President for Program Development Planning, ASU

5:00 PM Sessions Conclude for the Day
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM AURP BOARD OF DIRECTORS' SPONSOR APPRECIATION DINNER
Location: Downtown Phoenix
All attendees are welcome to attend this valuable networking dinner as we toast our sponsors of AURP Spring Training 2020.

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

7:00 AM - 8:15 AM Networking Continental Breakfast
Snack Shack
Note: Full breakfast or buffet is available in The Cloister Restaurant at individual expense.
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM MODULE 3   IMPACTS OF AI, MACHINE LEARNING & BIG DATA ON RESEARCH PARKS & INNOVATION COMMUNITIES
Abbey Room

Contributing Module Leaders
James Barr von Oehsen, PhD, Associate Vice President, Advanced Research Computing, Rutgers University
Lisa Carnahan, Standards Coordination Office, NIST
Dan Duncan, President, AURP; Executive Director Nebraska Innovation Campus, University of Nebraska
Sean Dudley, Assistant Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Research Technology, Arizona State University
Peter Gold, Esq, Principal, The Gold Group, LLC; Vice Chair, Global Interdependence Center
Marc Hoit, Vice Chancellor for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer, North Carolina State University
Carol Stewart, Associate Vice President, Tech Parks Arizona, University of Arizona; President, Campus Research Corporation

9:45 AM - 10:15 AM Networking Break
Snack Shack
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Group Networking Lunch
Courtyard & Confree Dining Room
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM MODULE 4   THE EVOLVING WORKFORCE: REAL ESTATE, CONSTRUCTION, SERVICES & PROGRAMMING
Abbey Room

Contributing Module Leaders
Harry Brislin, IV, Director, USA Properties; University of South Alabama Technology and Research Park
Keisha Demps, Partnership Developer, NC State University Centennial Campus
Charlie Knuth, Head of Market Research, Scoop Technologies
Sam Medile, Managing Director/Owner, Off Campus Parking
Ben Robinson, Director of Activation Services, Collaborative Real Estate
David Tyndall, Principal, Collaborative Real Estate

1:45 PM - 2:15 PM Networking Break
Snack Shack
4:00 PM Sessions Conclude for the Day
6:30 PM Informal Group Dinners
Once again, we will have a variety of restaurants for attendees to dine and recapping the week so far. Remember to sign up at the Spring Training information desk.

Thursday, February 27, 2020

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Networking Continental Breakfast
Snack Shack
Note: Full breakfast or buffet is available in The Cloister Restaurant at individual expense.
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM MODULE 5   THE FUTURE OF YOUR RESEARCH COMMUNITY: STRATEGIC PLANNING FOR DIVERSITY & INCLUSION
Abbey Room

Contributing Module Leaders
Martha Schoonmaker, Executive Director, Pinkney Innovation Complex for Science and Technology, Montgomery College (PIC MC)
Chris Camacho, President & Chief Executive Officer, Greater Phoenix Economic Development Council
Heather Metcalf, PhD, Chief Research Officer, Association of Women in Science
Frank Reid, III, Executive Vice President, Kolbe Corporation
Peter Temes, PhD, Founder & President, Institute for Large Organizations

11:00 AM - 11:15 AM

2020 AURP EVENT PROMOTIONS

CLOSING REMARKS
Daniel Duncan
, President, AURP; Executive Director, Nebraska Innovation Campus, University of Nebraska

11:15 AM - 1:00 PM Group Networking Lunch
Courtyard & Confree Dining Room

12:15 PM - 5:00 PM

OPTIONAL EVENT
Cactus League Spring Training Baseball
Padres vs Angeles at Tempe Diablo Stadium
(additional registration and fees apply)
Group to depart hotel lobby at 12:15 pm
Limited tickets are available
Game time: 1:05 pm MST
Price: $45.00
Includes: Ticket to group seating at the game.
Evening Guest on their own for the evening

Friday, February 28, 2020

Morning Departures
Morning Individual Golf Tee Times