Sustainable Land Use Conference
October 5, 2010
Shell Auditorium and Anderson Family Commons, McNair Hall, Rice University
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7:30 am -8:00 am Registration and Welcome
8:00 am -9:40 am
Segment I - Where Can We Go?
Moderator: Robert Yaro, Vision
Amanda Timm, Social Justice and Urbanism
Kevin Shanley, Green areas and Water in the Urban Landscape
Jeff Taebel, HGAC, Transportation
9:40 am – 9:50 am Break
9:50 am – 11:30 am
Segment II - What We Are
Moderator: David Crossley
Jim Lester, HARC, "What Are We: User, Master, Victim, Exploiter and Steward o our Water Ecosystems?"
Stephen Klineberg, Rice University, "The Changing Face of Houston: Tracking the Shifts in Economic and Environmental Concerns Through 29 Years of Houston Surveys"
Robin Holzer, CTC, Transportation
11:30 am – 1:30 pm
LUNCH – Student Poster Session, Christopher Hight & John Anderson
Morning Q&A Session
Rice Student Poster Session
1:30 pm – 3:05 pm
Segment III - What Tools Do We Have?
Moderator: Gordon Wells, University of Texas - Austin
Sam Brody, Texas A&M
Dmitry Messen, HGAC, Land Use Modeling
Christof Spieler, METRO
3:05 pm – 3:15 pm Afternoon Q&A/Break
3:15 pm – 4:45 pm
Segment IV - What Policies and Mechanisms Will It Take To Get There?
Moderator: Stephen Klineberg
Lewis, TSU, City of Houston Planning Commission
Jim Noteware, City of Houston Housing and Community Development
Blackburn, Blackburn and Carter
Icken, Chief Development Officer, Office of the Mayor, City of Houston
Joe Allen, Allen Boone Humphries Robinson LLP
4:45 pm – 5:00 pm Conference Close
Conference Registration (registration is now closed)
Shell Center for Sustainability School of Social Sciences 6100 Main MS-27, Houston, Texas 77005-1827