AASL Miami Conference Schedule


Thursday, March 18


5:00 6:30 p.m. Gather in Roney Pub for meeting and greeting


6:30 p.m. Group Dinner in Breezes Restaurant


Friday March 19 Brickell Room


8:00 8:30 a.m. Continental breakfast and greeting time


8:30 10:30 a.m. AASL Business Meeting (Barbara Opar, Syracuse University)


10:30 10:45 a.m. Break


10:45 12:00 p.m. Session:  Teaching Information Literacy for Architecture (Jennifer Benedetto Beals, University of Tennessee, coordinator)

Speakers: Jennifer Beals (University of Tennessee), Ann Lindell (University of Florida) and Patricia Kosco Cossard (University of Maryland)


12:00 2:00 p.m. Lunch on your own and travel to Wolfsonian Museum (a 5-minute taxi ride from hotel) 1001 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (www.wolfsonian.org)

2:00 4:00 p.m. Visit Wolfsonian Library and Museum collections

4:00 p.m. Enjoy South Beach and dinner on your own

Saturday March 20 Brickell Room


8:00 8:30 a.m. Breakfast on your own (options will be outlined in information packet)


8:30 9:00 a.m. NAAB Conference Report (Janine Henri, University of Texas at Austin)

EPIC Conference Report (Barbara Opar, Syracuse University)


9:00 9:30 a.m.  Case Study:  Architectural Education and Libraries at Florida International University (Stephanie Brenenson, FIU)


9:30 10:00 a.m.  Case Study:  Architectural Education and Libraries at the University of Miami (Phyllis G. Robarts, University of Miami)


10:00 10:15 a.m. Break


10:15 12:00 p.m. GIS and Architectural Education (Matt Cook and John Dorr, Illinois Institute of Technology)

[includes time for general discussion]


1:00 6:00 p.m. Tour of Art Deco District, Downtown Miami, Coconut Grove, and other areas. End with cruise on Biscayne Bay.


7:00 p.m. Group dinner in South Beach


Sunday, March 21


8:30 a.m. Leadership Breakfast, Breezes Restaurant

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