Schedule

Wednesday, Nov 10

Speakers' Dinner Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 5:45pm-7:30pm

Welcome Reception Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 7:30pm-8:30pm

Thursday, Nov 11

Day 1 Registration Sign-In/Contental Breakfast Thursday, November 11, 2021 - 8:00am-8:30am

Exhibit Booths Open Thursday, November 11, 2021 - 8:00am-5:45pm

Day 1 Plenary Sessions (Group 1) Thursday, November 11, 2021 - 8:30am-9:35am

Animal program growth/facility/funding gap analysis: Building consensus for a path forward
  • Wilson, Ronald | Penn State University College of Medicine, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
  • McIlvaine, Duncan | Penn State University College of Medicine, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Day 1 Refreshment Break #1 Thursday, November 11, 2021 - 9:35am-9:55am

Day 1 Plenary Sessions (Group 2) Thursday, November 11, 2021 - 9:55am-10:50am

Day 1 Refreshment Break #2 Thursday, November 11, 2021 - 10:55am-11:10am

Day 1 Concurrent Sessions (Group 1) Thursday, November 11, 2021 - 11:10am-12:05pm

Forum A: Targeting net gains in space utilization, flexibility, and efficiency: New strategies for vivarium renovation
  • Stolte, Hadley | ClarkEnersen
  • Mahoney, Jamie | ClarkEnersen
  • Weir-Guffey, Dana | University of Missouri-Columbia
Forum B: Post-occupancy evaluation: Benefits, challenges, and outcomes for the "vertical vivarium" model
  • Hill, James | BSA LifeStructures
  • Young, Robert | Indiana University School of Medicine
Forum C: Animal facility precinct planning: Smarter, faster, data-driven decision making
  • Wilson, Ronald | Penn State University College of Medicine, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
  • McIlvaine, Duncan | Penn State University College of Medicine, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
  • Mottet, Mike | HDR
  • Jelinek, Kevin | HDR

Day 1 Lunch Thursday, November 11, 2021 - 12:05pm-1:05pm

Day 1 Refreshment Break #3 Thursday, November 11, 2021 - 2:05pm-2:20pm

Day 1 Concurrent Sessions (Group 3) Thursday, November 11, 2021 - 2:20pm-3:15pm

Forum G: Construction cost outlook and timing decisions for research facility capital projects
  • Vermeulen, James | Vermeulens, Boston
  • Tennant, Blair | Vermeulens, San Antonio
  • Silverman, Josh | Vermeulens Toronto
Forum H: Maximum containment on a budget: A case study of Texas A&M University's Global Health Research Complex
  • Clinton, Alexander | Perkins+Will
  • Leatherwood, Lea Anne | Perkins&Will
  • Machala, Jared | WSP USA
Forum I: Leveraging critical environment controls for specialized animal care needs and solutions
  • Bartholomew, Pat | Vicon Technology
  • Rausch, David | Phoenix Controls

Day 1 Refreshment Break #4 Thursday, November 11, 2021 - 3:15pm-3:45pm

Day 1 Plenary Sessions (Group 3) Thursday, November 11, 2021 - 3:45pm-4:40pm

Town Hall Knowledge Roundup
  • Westfall, Derek | Tradeline, Inc.

Reception Thursday, November 11, 2021 - 4:45pm-5:45pm

Friday, Nov 12

Day 2 Exhibits/Hosted Breakfast Friday, November 12, 2021 - 7:30am-8:15am

Day 2 Concurrent Sessions (Group 4) Friday, November 12, 2021 - 8:20am-9:15am

Forum J: Case Study: Modular vivarium options for program continuity during renovations
  • Weir-Guffey, Dana | University of Missouri-Columbia
  • Palmer, Dan | Art's Way Scientific, Inc.
Forum K: The smart animal lab of the future has arrived just in time
  • Fuson, Paul | Siemens Smart Infrastructure

Day 2 Refreshment Break #1 Friday, November 12, 2021 - 9:15am-9:30am

Day 2 Plenary Sessions (Group 4) Friday, November 12, 2021 - 9:30am-10:05am

MSU’s animal services centralization/modernization initiative
  • Jespersen, Brian | College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University

Day 2 Refreshment Break #2 Friday, November 12, 2021 - 10:05am-10:35am

Day 2 Concurrent Sessions (Group 5) Friday, November 12, 2021 - 10:35am-11:30am

Forum A: Targeting net gains in space utilization, flexibility, and efficiency: New strategies for vivarium renovation
  • Stolte, Hadley | ClarkEnersen
  • Mahoney, Jamie | ClarkEnersen
  • Weir-Guffey, Dana | University of Missouri-Columbia
Forum D: Uber flexibility, animal care compliance, and employee satisfaction: The trifecta for renovating outdated infrastructure
  • Wright, Lawrence | Leo A Daly
Forum L: Expanding rodent housing capacity in existing space to meet rapid program growth objectives
  • Jespersen, Brian | College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University
  • Arnold, Justin | MSU College of Human Medicine

Day 2 Refreshment Break #3 Friday, November 12, 2021 - 11:30am-11:45am

Day 2 Concurrent Sessions (Group 6) Friday, November 12, 2021 - 11:45am-12:40pm

Forum B: Post-occupancy evaluation: Benefits, challenges, and outcomes for the "vertical vivarium" model
  • Hill, James | BSA LifeStructures
  • Young, Robert | Indiana University School of Medicine
Forum H: Maximum containment on a budget: A case study of Texas A&M University's Global Health Research Complex
  • Clinton, Alexander | Perkins+Will
  • Leatherwood, Lea Anne | Perkins&Will
  • Machala, Jared | WSP USA

Day 2 Lunch Friday, November 12, 2021 - 12:40pm-1:40pm

Day 2 Concurrent Sessions (Group 7) Friday, November 12, 2021 - 1:45pm-2:40pm

Forum E: Next-level housing and infrastructure plans: Improving animal model translation, welfare, and operational efficiency
  • Hasenau, John | Lab Animal Consultants
  • Zynda, Jeff | PerkinsWill
Forum G: Construction cost outlook and timing decisions for research facility capital projects
  • Vermeulen, James | Vermeulens, Boston
  • Tennant, Blair | Vermeulens, San Antonio
  • Silverman, Josh | Vermeulens Toronto

Town Hall Friday, November 12, 2021 - 2:55pm-3:40pm

Town Hall Knowledge Roundup
  • Westfall, Derek | Tradeline, Inc.

Meeting Adjourns Friday, November 12, 2021 - 3:40pm

Saturday, Nov 13