AURP and our community continues to remain resilient and thrive - leading with steadfast enthusiasm in this time of uncertainty. Given your daily demands, AURP's mission is to engage impactful collaboration in manageable nuggets throughout AURP WEEK - November 2-6 every day from 2PM - 4:30PM EST.
Mark your calendar to begin check-in at 1:45 each day to view Virtual Tours of Park and Innovation Districts from around the globe!

 

Tuesday, November 3, 2020

1:45 PM - 2:00 PM Networking Ice Breakers
Virtual Park/District Tours
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

WELCOMING REMARKS
Brian Darmody, CEO, AURP
Kevin Byrne, Past President, AURP: President, The University Financing Foundation

AURP NEW MEMBER WELCOME
Introduction of new AURP members since 2019.
Brian Darmody
, CEO, AURP
Welcome our growing circle of colleagues and friends at this year’s all digital recognition ceremony. Take a selfie with your AURP Membership Certificate and upload to our digital wall for this virtual introduction and welcome to the AURP community

KEYNOTE
THE BAYH-DOLE ACT AT 40: WHY IT STILL MATTERS
Joseph Allen
, President, Allen and Associates
Katharine Ku
, Chief Licensing Advisor, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
John Stanford
, Executive Director, Incubate
This law gave universities the right to intellectual property from federally funded research, considered to be one of the nation’s most inspired legislative acts. Join us as we review the importance and impact of Bayh-Dole to research parks and communities of innovation, sharing success stories as well as controversy. This is what 40 looks like; let’s consider the future.

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM BIO BREAK
Don't venture too far during this brief break before we jump headfirst into the first AURP global pitch competition!
3:15 PM - 4:00 PM HEALTHY BUILDING, HEALTHY AIR, HAPPY TENANTS 
Jessica Rose Cooper,
 WELL Faculty, LEED AP, NCIDQ, Chief Commercial Officer, International WELL Building Institute PBC
Scott Livingston, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Livingston Securities, LLC.
Additional speakers to be announced
More than 90% of our time is spent indoors. For tenants to return comfortably to our parks, increased confidence in the health quality of buildings and indoor air is necessary. These experts will share the latest technologies, potential hurdles, and standards for clean air leading to healthier environments and appreciative tenants.
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

KEYNOTE
NATIONAL GOVERNORS ASSOCIATION

Hon. Larry Hogan, Governor, State of Maryland; Chair, NGA (invited)

AWARD PRESENTATION: EXCALIBUR
Awards Chair: Chris Carlson, Senior Vice President, The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company