Schedule

 

All events held at the Architecture Building – 3835 Campus Drive, College Park MD

(at the intersection of Campus Drive and Mowatt Lane)

A number of excellent lectures, presentations and other activities will take place during these days. Please check the schedule for more details. 

SCHEDULE AT GLANCE

Thursday May 24:

10:30            Lobby ARC 204        Registration Open    

11:30 – 12:30    Lobby ARC 204        Coffee

12:30 – 1:00        ARC 204        Welcome / Introduction    

1:00 –2:00            ARC 204        Keynote #1. Innovation and Tradition: The Transformation of the                                              Building Process in the Early Chesapeake  

                            Carl Lounsbury        

                            Adjunct Associate Professor, William and Mary College    

 

2:00 – 4:00            ARC 1101        Track 1:  Construction Education and Theory 

2:00 – 4:00            ARC 1103        Track 2:  Fabrication and Use of Materials 

4:00 – 4:30     Lobby ARC 204        Coffee Break 

4:30 – 6:30         ARC 204        100 Years:  Building on Experience

                            Introduction:  Brian Turmail, Vice President of Public Affairs &                                     Strategic Initiatives, AGC

 

                            Keynote #2: 100 Years:  Building on Experience    

                            Panelists:

                            Kenneth D. Durr, Vice President, History Services, History Associates

                            Sara E. Wermiel, Independent Scholar, Boston University

                            Scott Lewis, Associate Editor, Engineering News Record

                            William E. Reifsteck II, Director of Preconstruction Services, Prowest                                 Constructors

6:30 – 7:30            ARC 1111        RECEPTION 

                            Sponsored by Associated General Contractors of America (AGC)

 


Friday May 25:

8:00 – 10:00        ARC 1101        Track 3:  Materials and Methods in the United States:  Nineteenth                                 Century

8:00 – 10:00        ARC 1103        Track 4:  Bridge and Vault Construction 

8:00 – 10:00        ARC 1105        Track 5:  Construction of American Landscape Environments and                                 Infrastructure

10:00 – 10:30    Lobby ARC 204        Coffee Break

10:30 – 12:30        ARC 1101        Track 6:  Materials and Methods in the United States:  Twentieth                                 Century

10:30 – 12:30        ARC 1103        Track 7:  Management of Institutional Construction

10:30 – 12:30        ARC 1105        Track 8:  Vernacular Construction Techniques in America

1:30 – 7:00                TOURS 

                    Washington National Cathedral Behind-the-Scenes

                    Historic Lighting Design at Union Station

                    Rich History of General Montgomery C. Meigs Work at Arlington 

 


Saturday May 26:

7:00 - 8:00             Location TBA    CHSA Management Committee Meeting

8:00 – 9:00         ARC 204        CHSA Members Meeting  (all are invited!)

9:00 – 10:00        ARC 204        Keynote #3: ‘Ars sine scientia nihil est’ and other Delusions of                                 the Second Millennium

                            Thomas E. Boothby    

                            Professor, Architectural Engineering, Pennsylvania State University

10:00 – 10:30    Lobby ARC 204        Coffee Break

10:30 – 12:30        ARC 1101        Track 9:  Prefabrication in Mid-Twentieth Century America

10:30 – 12:30        ARC 1103        Track 10:  Houses and Housing in the United States    

12:30 – 1:00        ARC 1105        Closing Remarks 

 

 

 
 

 

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