2015 Schedule Archive

The Art of Collaboration – Oklahoma City, OK

Wednesday April 22, 2015
5:30p – 8:00p Registration and Opening Reception Waters Edge Winery
cocktails and heavy hors devours served
Sponsored by Bomanite
Thursday April 23, 2015
7:30a Registration and Continental Breakfast Skirvin
8:30a Brian Dougherty, FASLA Skirvin
8:40a Speaker:  Nathan Elliott, ASLA Skirvin
“Leading the Way: Landscape Architects as Prime Consultants
(1.0 PDH)
9:30a Speaker:  Mike ClarkJim Crosby, ASLA,
Nathan Elliott, ASLA, Scott Howard, ASLA
Victor Mendez, & Brent Wall, ASLA
“Project 180: A Conversational Analysis
(1.0 PDH)
10:20a Break Skirvin
10:40a Speaker:  Micheal Skowlund, ASLA & Aaron Young, AIA Skirvin
“Landscape is the Common Ground: Connecting city, site,
people and design disciplines at SandRidge Commons”
(1.0 PDH)
11:30a Lunch on your own
Recommended list coming soon!
1:00p Professionals & Students Finding Center Devon Auditorium 1
Keynote Speaker:  Shane Coen, ASLA
“Design dynamics of the Collaborative Method”
(1.0 PDH)
2:15p Break
2:30p – 5:30p Student Finding Center Event OU Design Center
Speaker:  Shane Coen, ASLA
“Master Class”
2:30p – 5:30p Professional & Student Tours 
(3.0 PDH)
tours depart from
Devon Auditorium
“Bicentennial Park”
“Myriad Botanical Gardens”  
    “Devon Energy Headquarters”  
    “Sandridge Commons”  
    “Film Row Streetscape”  
    “Project 180 Streetscape”
3:30p – 5:00p Exhibitor SetUp Skirvin
6:00p – 9:00p Evening of Jazz Skirvin Grand Ballroom
catered event featuring the Dennis Borycki Quartet
Sponsored by Landscape Forms
Friday April 24, 2015
7:30a – 8:30a Registration & Continental Breakfast Skirvin
8:30a Speaker:  Robbie Kienzle & Debby Williams Skirvin
“Safer, Better, Smarter Public Art”
(1.0 PDH)
9:25a Speaker:  John Greenlee Skirvin
“The Art and Science of Creating Meadows and Grass Ecologies”
(1.0 PDH)
10:15a Break with Exhibitors Skirvin
10:30a Speaker:  Mike Albert, ASLA Skirvin
“Collaboration through Stakeholder Engagement: Envisioning,
Designing and Implementing Change in a Community…
with a Community”

(1.0 PDH)
11:30a Speaker:  Dr. Ian Carlton Skirvin
“TOD Urban Design Collaborators”
(1.0 PDH)
12:15p Break with Exhibitors
12:30p Awards Lunch Speaker:  Mayor Cornett Skirvin
1:45p Break with Exhibitors Skirvin
2:00p Speaker:  Jack McMahan
“The Essence of the Experience”
(1.0 PDH)
2:00p – 4:30p Finding Center Professional and Student Collaborative Charrette OU Design Center
Speaker:  Blair Humphreys
“Wheeler District Charette”
(1.0 PDH)
3:00p Break with Exhibitors Skirvin
4:00p Exhibitor tear-down
4:30p – 6:30p Charrette Results Walk-Though OU Design Center
Professionals & Students Finding Center Social
cocktails and heavy hors devours
Sponsored by Duragrass

PDH = Professional Development Hours.  All Presentations registered and tracked through the LA CES Continuing Education Program.



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