CRE Annual Partners Meeting
Powering the Future: Energy and its Impact on the Built Environment
April 5 - 6, 2006
The Center for Real Estate hosted its Annual Partners Meeting on April 5-6, 2006, on the MIT campus.
The meeting began the evening of Wednesday, April 5th with a reception at the MIT Museum and an international partner presentation.
On Thursday, April 6th, the Center hosted a day-long, interactive conference.
- The Energy to Build the Future: MIT Center for Real Estate Conference Explores the Implications of Increasingly Expensive Energy Consumption For the Real Estate of Tomorrow
- Energy Concerns Will Require “Fundamental” Redesign of Buildings, Jacoby Tells MIT/CRE
|Wednesday, April 5, 2006
Dinner at the MIT Museum
6:00 – 8:30pm
|6:00 – 6:45pm||Reception and exhibit mingle|
|6:45 – 7:00pm||Welcome remarks|
|7:00 – 7:45pm||Dining|
|7:45 – 8:30pm||Partner presentation|
|Thursday, April 6, 2006
Meeting at the Sidney-Pacific Multipurpose Room
70 Pacific Street, Cambridge, MA 02139
8:00am - 5:00pm
|8:00– 8:30am||Breakfast & Networking|
|8:30 – 9:00am||Welcome
|9:00 – 10:30am||Session 1 – Grounding, An Overview and Panel Discussion
|10:45am - 12:30pm||Session 2 – Technology Overview: A More Intimate Look at the Technogies
MIT Energy Club Presentation
|12:30pm||Return to Sidney/Pacific|
|12:45 – 1:15pm||Lunch|
|1:15 – 2:15pm||Luncheon speaker – Jón Björn Skúlason will talk about the catalyst for the change in the Icelandic energy economy, policy implications, infrastructure implications and perceptions.|
|2:15 – 2:30pm||Travel Break|
|2:30 – 3:30pm||Tour of Alcator C-Mod Tokamak at Plasma Fusion Center|
|3:30 – 4:30pm||Session
3 – Implications for the
Real Estate Industry
What are the implications of today’s discussion on your company and the real estate industry? If energy costs increase, what is the impact on employee commuting, the cost of goods, transporting goods, operating costs for you and your tenants, and on government policies?
|Wrap Up – What have we learned over the course of the day|
|Optional Tour of MIT Reactor
Note: You must contact the Center for Real Estate beforehand if you would like to tour the MIT Reactor. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in registering for the tour.