Yale Alumni Real Estate Association Conference 2009

New Haven, CT
Friday, April 03, 2009

Yale Alumni Real Estate Association

National Conference at Yale University

Friday, April 3, 2009



You are cordially invited to join us for a conference where industry leaders, renowned architects, urban planners, top deal makers, and financiers will discuss and share ideas and experiences.

Friday, April 3, 2009

8:00 am
Tour of Kroon Hall (LEED Platinum)
Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, 195 Prospect Street
Please assemble by 7:40 am in front of the Omni New Haven Hotel, 155 Temple Street, for transportation to Kroon Hall. Buses will depart promptly at 7:45 am.

f you are unable to arrive in time for the tour, please proceed directly to Linsly-Chittenden Hall, 61 High Street, for registration and continental breakfast.


9:15 am
Introduction to Conference

Linsly-Chittenden Hall, Room 101, 61 High Street

David G. Schlussel ’80 , Yale Alumni Real Estate Association Conference Chairman; Principal, Key-Properties LLC


9:30 am
Green Capital
Moderated by Steven A. Kohn, President and Principal, Cushman & Wakefield Sonnenblick Goldman
Victoria W. Kahn, Managing Director, ING Clarion
Cherie Santos-Wuest ’89 M.Arch., Director, TIAA-CREF Global Social and Community Investments
Nathan D. Taft ’95, ’04 MBA, Director of Acquisitions, Rose Smart Growth Fund


10:45 am
Green Cities

Moderated by Alexander C. Twining ’75, ’77 M.Arch., CEO, Twining Properties
Daniel A. Biederman, President, 34th Street Partnership and Bryant Park Corporation
Jonathan F.P. Rose '74, President, Jonathan Rose Companies 
Mark E. Strauss, Senior Partner in Charge of Planning, FXFOWLE Architects


12:00 pm

Memorial Hall, Presidents’ Room, Corner of College and Grove Streets

Douglas W. Shorenstein, Chairman and CEO, Shorenstein Properties LLC              

2:15 pm
Green Buildings

Linsly-Chittenden Hall, Room 101, 61 High Street
Moderated by Mark Simon ’72 M.Arch., Founding Partner, Centerbrook Architects and Planners 

Russell C. Albanese, President, Albanese Organization
Stephen J. Kieran ’73, Founding Partner, KieranTimberlake Associates
Rafael A. Pelli ’78, Principal, Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects


3:30 pm
Yale’s Green Buildings: An Insider’s Tour
Davenport College, 248 York Street

Pierson College, 261 Park Street
Sculpture Building, Yale School of Art (LEED Platinum), 32 Edgewood Avenue
Rudolph Hall, Yale School of Architecture (LEED Silver), 180 York Street


5:30 pm
Cocktail Reception

Yale School of Architecture Gallery, 180 York Street


6:30 pm
Optional Dinner (not included in registration fee)

Heirloom Restaurant, 1157 Chapel Street

Conference Registration

We would appreciate your registration by Friday, March 13th. Please note that seating is limited, and registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.