#SessionPresenter(s)TrackTimeCredits
1Safety Assessment ProgramVerity Frizzell, AIA , Illya Azaroff, AIA, Tour9:00 AM - 4:30 PM6.5 LUs/HSW
2Collaborative Leadership Dialogue in the Design & Construction Process Coming Soon Tour4:00 PM - 7:00 PM1.5 LUs
#SessionPresenter(s)TrackTimeCredits
1Registration Open8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
2Opening General Session & Keynote Bob Fisher 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM1 LU
3Forensic Architecture and the Architect's Standard of CareMatthew Meyers, Esq. , Christopher Ling , AIA Practice2:45 PM - 4:15 PM1.5 LUs
4Aging in Place & Senior Shared Housing: Preserving Dignity Through DesignThomas W. Kocubinski, AIA Innovation2:45 PM - 4:15 PM1.5 LU/HSW
5Integrated Mentorship: A Pillar of Successful, Sustainable PracticeSydney Franklin , Megan Pritts, AIA , Mark Sullivan, AIA Emerging Professionals2:45 PM - 4:15 PM1.5 LU/HSW
6Cornell Acoustics Standard: Lessions Learned & Implementing the StandardBenjamin Markham , Andrew Page , Benjamin J. Shermeta, AIA Design2:45 PM - 4:15 PM1.5 LUs
7Sacred Spaces Civic Places: Adapting Sacred Places for Today's Civic NeedsDavid Quadrini, AIA , Brian Szymanik, AIA Design2:45 PM - 4:15 PM1.5 LUs
8Tour: New York State CapitolBevin Collins, RA Tour2:45 PM - 4:45 PM1.5 LUs/HSW
9Tour: Five Rivers Environmental Education CenterGina Jack , Michael Collard, AIA , Thomas A. Lamb, PE Tour2:45 PM – 5:45 PM2 LUs/HSW
10Postmortem: Are Rating Systems Really Working?Scott Kelly, AIA Practice2:45 PM - 6:00 PM3 LUs/HSW
11Innovative Solutions for Universal Design: A Certification ProgramJonathan White, AIA Innovation4:30 PM - 6:00 PM1.5 LUs
12Designing Your Future: Creating Value in Your CareerMartin Smith, AIA , Robert Lopez, RA Emerging Professionals4:30 PM - 6:00 PM1.5 LUs/HSW
13Impact on Climate Change: It's Assemblies, Not MaterialsJohn G. Gardner, AIA Design4:30 PM - 6:00 PM1.5 LUs/HSW
14So, You Want to Start Your Own FirmArpad Z Baksa, AIA Emerging Professionals4:30 PM - 6:00 PM1.5 LUs
15Tri State Opening of Expo and ReceptionEvent Event6:00 PM - 7:30 PMN/A
#SessionPresenter(s)TrackTimeCredits
1Registration Open7:00 AM - 6:30 PM
2Tour: New York State Education Department BuildingCarl Morrone Tour8:00 AM – 10:00 AM1.5 LUs
3Tech-Enabled Client Collaboration in 360 Degrees: A New ProcessGeorge Giaquinto , Jessica Sheridan, AIA , Michael Kipfer , Pamela McNalley Innovation8:15 AM - 9:45 AM1.5 LUs/HSW
4Starting Your Own Firm: Challenges, Risks and RewardsAnthony Potter , Timothy Esler , Susan Strauss , Robert Herrmann, Esq. Emerging Professionals8:15 AM - 9:45 AM1.5 LUs/HSW
5Industrial Revolution: Creating Radical Designs out of RuinsJay Valgora, AIA Design8:15 AM - 9:45 AM1.5 LUs/HSW
6Operation Vandelay Industries: An Investigation & Prosecution - What Now?Mark Terra , Philip Apruzzese , Robert Lopez, RA Practice8:15 AM - 9:45 AM1.5 LUs/HSW
7Why Should I Choose YOU?Jeff Echols, Assoc. AIA Practice8:15 AM - 9:45 AM1.5 LUs
8Tour: Troy Saving Bank Music Hall Jon Elbaum Tour9:30 AM – 12:30 PM 2 LUs/HSW
9Opening of 2019 Breaking Ground! EXPOComing Soon Event9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
10Archetypes: Leadership by DesignKirk Narburgh, AIA Practice11:00 AM - 12:30 PM1.5 LUs/HSW
11New Technologies for Preservation ArchitectureRonnie Cameron , Annabelle C. Radcliffe-Trenner, AIA Innovation11:00 AM - 12:30 PM1.5 LUs/HSW
12Historic Preservation and Emerging ProfessionalsBarton Ross, AIA , Michael J. Hanrahan, AIA Emerging Professionals11:00 AM - 12:30 PM1.5 LUs/HSW
13The Tiny House: Solutions for Workforce and Affordable Housing and BeyondStephanie Sena , Paul A. Thompson, AIA , Laura A. Blau, AIA Design11:00 AM - 12:30 PM1.5 LUs/HSW
14Equity in Practice: Creating Diverse, Inclusive & Equitable WorkplacesEmily Grandstaff-Rice, FAIA Practice11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
15Lunch on the Expo Floor12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
16General Session & KeynoteSharon Johnston, FAIA Event2:00 PM - 3:30 PM1 LU
17Afternoon Break3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
18How the Profession is Evolving: Universal Signals for Breaking New GroundBradley Lukanic, AIA Practice4:30 PM - 6:00 PM1.5 LUs
19Terrorist Protection by DesignSharron Halpert Innovation4:30 PM - 6:00 PM1.5 LUs/HSW
20Creating a Positive and Influential Office EnvironmentPaul D. Rugarber, AIA Emerging Professionals4:30 PM - 6:00 PM1.5 LUs
21The Modern ModularJoseph Tanney, AIA Design4:30 PM - 6:00 PM1.5 LUs/HSW
22Effective Collaboration in Decentralized TeamsSean Cuddahy, AIA Practice4:30 PM - 6:00 PM1.5 LUs/HSW
23Tri State Design Awards Presentation & Celebration7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
#SessionPresenter(s)TrackTimeCredits
1Registration Open7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
2Tour: RPI Center for Biotechnology and Interdisciplinary StudiesComing Soon Tour8:30 AM – 11:00 AM1.5 LUs/HSW
3Life Safety and Emerging Technology Considerations for Today's ArchitectDaniel A. McFaul , Keith J. Stevens Practice9:30 AM - 11:00 AM1 LU
4Using Drone Technology for More Accurate, Cost-Effective Repair PlanningJohn O’Rourke Innovation9:30 AM - 11:00 AM1.5 LUs/HSW
5Cost Control for Architects: Leading the ProcessRussell Davidson, FAIA Practice9:30 AM - 11:00 AM1.5 LUs/HSW
6Stepping Thru: Accessible Environments as We AgeJanis Kent, FAIA Design9:30 AM - 11:00 AM1.5 LUs
7Practice of Architecture: How to Create a Culture of Success and SuccessionJoshua Quinter , Renata Howard , Gilbert Watkins , Wojciech “Voytek” Jackowski, Esq. Practice9:30 AM - 11:00 AM1.5 LUs
8Closing Keynote & LuncheonWill Hunt Spec Academy11:30 AM - 1:00 PM1 LU