Innovative Adaptive Reuse of Historic Structures
New Old South Church,
Back Bay, Boston, MA
Friday, February 7, 2014
Schedule of Events
Friday, February 7th:
|8:30 - 9:30
|9:30 - 9:45
||Welcome by President of APTNE, Chris Dabek
|9:45 - 10:15
||Keynote Speaker, Robert Silman, PE, ASCE Felllow
|10:15 - 10:35
||The Ten Commandments: Origins and Use of the Secretary of the Interior’s Standards for Rehabilitation, Tod Bryant
|10:35 - 11:00
||Coffee and Refreshment Break
|11:00 - 11:20
||Updating Historic Buildings through Changing Codes and Technologies, Lori Ferriss & Michael Auren, PE
|11:20 - 11:40
||Hidden Infrastructure: Significance meets Performance at the Park Avenue Armory, Brigitte Cook, AIA & Debora Machado Barros
|11:40 - 12:00
||Adaptive Restoration of the Broomell Vapor Heating Sysytem at the Wagner Free Institute of Science, Gerard Rauth, PE
|12:00 - 1:30
|1:30 - 1:50
||The Granite Building: Innovative Re-use of an Abandoned Landmark, Matthew Tonello, PE
|1:50 - 2:10
||Daunting but Doable: Reusing Historic Asylums, Priya Jain & Andrea Brue, AIA
|2:10 - 2:30
||From Vichy to V-8: The Conversion of a Bottling Plant to an Automobile Museum, Elisabeth Bakker Johnson, Assoc. AIA
|2:30 - 3:00
||Coffee and Refreshment Break
|3:00 - 3:20
||A Role of Adaptive Reuse: Weaving Historic Structures into Urban Neighborhoods – Lessons from Post-Disaster, Japan, Student Jiewon Song
|3:20 - 3:40
||Rehabilitation Projects Stimulate Growth within a Shrinking City: A Study of Selected Projects in Midtown Detroit, Jennifer Henriksen, AIA
|3:40 - 4:10
|4:10 - 4:25
||Closing Remarks, Chris Dabek
|4:25 - 4:45
||Annual Meeting / Chapter Highlights
|5:00 - 7:00
||Reception, Trinity Church
Saturday, February 8th:
|10:00 - 12:00
||Trinity Church Tour: Lead by Jean Caroon, FAIA. (See below for sign-up.)
- Coffee / Refreshments
- A Boxed Lunch can be purchased with your ticket for $20.
- A catered Reception will be held after the Symposium; entrance for which can be purchased for $20 with your ticket.
- A tour of Trinity Church can be purchased for $15.
- Member / Non-member rates are for calendar year 2014. You will have an opportunity to join or renew your membership during the ticket sign-up process. An Individual Membership plus a Membership Level Registration to the event constitutes a $15 savings over the Non-Member Registration.
- Networking with Industry Suppliers and Organizations at their Tables, including: KEIM Mineral Coatings of America, Boston Valley Terra Cotta, Prosoco, Inc. and Cathedral Stone Products.
Details and Logistics
Sponsorship and Vendor Tables
- If your organization would like to be a sponsor or set up a Vendor Table for this event, please click here to learn more or sign up.
- This event qualifies for 3.5 AIA HSW Learning Units.
- Please note your preference for reporting LU's during the registration process. Confirmation of attendance will be required on the day of the Symposium.
Transportation / Parking
Trinity Tour Information:
A two-hour tour of Trinity Church, a National Historic Landmark designed by H. H. Richardson, will showcase the history, art and architecture of the building, including murals and stained glass windows by John La Farge. Jean Caroon will describe the planning and construction of the five year phased work which created 12,000 square feet of new space below the church, restored the interior and exterior of the tower and incorporated a new ground source heat pump system with 8,000 linear feet of geoexchange in the heart of Copley Square.
If you are a new attendee, sign up through the Symposium registration (above).
Otherwise sign-up through the a la carte registration here: Trinity Tour