AAAE/Great Lakes Chapter AAAE Land Development Workshop

March 25, 2018 | San Antonio, Texas

The Workshop will be held at the Hyatt Regency San Antonio Riverwalk, in conjunction with the National Airports Economic Development Conference. Join us for an afternoon to dive deep into land development for non-aeronautical revenue. A separate registration fee is required.

Please note that the Hyatt's Conference Center is located across the street from the actual hotel. When you come out of the hotel's front doors on the Lobby Level, cross the one-way street and turn left. Walk down the sidewalk past the garage and the entrance is on your right. View map .


11:30 a.m.    Registration

12-1 p.m. Networking Luncheon

1-1:45 p.m.    Session #1: Land Development, Use and Development for Aeronautical and Non-Aeronautical Purposes

Strategically navigating the maze of federal restrictions and approvals. 

Speaker:
Eric T. Smith
Partner
Kaplan Kirsch & Rockwell LLP
 
1:45-2:15 p.m.    Session #2: Permissible Land Use: Best Practices and Not So Great Practices
 
Gain insight from airport and FAA counsel.

Speaker:
Ben Guttery
Manager, Texas Airports District Office
Federal Aviation Administration

2:15-3:15 p.m.    Session #3: On-Airport Development for Non-Aeronautical Revenue Generation- From Dirt to Shining Towers

A discussion regarding what it takes to get shovels in the ground and buildings built.

Moderator:
Bryan E. Johnson, A.A.E.
Consultant
Aviation Management Consulting Group

Speakers:
Bradley Rolf, P.E.
Business Unit Leader, Aviation Services
Mead & Hunt, Inc.

Kristen Hovance
Senior Real Estate Representative
7-11 Corporation

3:15-3:30 p.m.    Refreshment Break
 
3:30-4 p.m.    Session #4: On-Airport Development for Non-Aeronautical Revenue Generation-From Dirt to Shining Towers 

A discussion regarding what it takes to get shovels in the ground and buildings built.

Alex Peric, A.A.E. 
Vice President and COO 
Gerald R. Ford International Airport
 
4-4:30 p.m.    Session #5: Challenges to Implementing Successful Land Use Strategies at Airports
 
Hear from an ACRP Ambassador about ACRP Project Title - ACRP 11-08(16-01) Forum on Challenges to Implementing Successful Land Use Strategies at Airports. 

Michael Witiw
Ambassador
Airport Cooperative Research Program
 
4:30-5 p.m.    Session #6: Case Study 

What it takes to get a hotel built on airport property.
   
Speakers:
Brad Nelson, C.M.
Manager, Airport Operations and Safety
Sioux Falls Regional Airport Authority

Robert J. Thimjon
President/CEO
The Ramkota Companies

 
5-6 p.m.   Networking Reception
Sponsored by Port San Antonio

Attendees of both the Land Development Workshop and/or the National Airport Economic Development Conference are invited to this reception at the hotel.