AAAE/Great Lakes Chapter AAAE
Land Development Workshop

2020 - Dates to Be Announced  |  Minneapolis, MN

The Workshop will be held  in conjunction with the National Airports Economic Development Conference. Join us for an afternoon of interactive discussion and dive deep into land development for non-aeronautical revenue. A separate registration fee is required.

The agenda below is from the 2019 workshop and is provided for historical reference until the 2020 agenda is available, approximately four months from the workshop start

11:00 a.m.    Registration and Buffet Lunch

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. LUNCHEON & SESSION 1: FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018 – Section 163  – Non-Aeronautical Development

Michael Hines
Manager, Airport Planning and Environmental Division
FAA 
     
12:30-2 p.m.    Session #2: Fundamentals of Airport City and Aerotropolis Development

Dr. John Kasarda, PhD
,
Director, Center for Air Commerce, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
President, Aerotropolis Institute China

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2-3 p.m.    SESSION 3:  Case Study – Charlotte Douglas International Airport, Airport Area Strategic Development Plan

Moderator:
Atif Saeed, A.A.E., IAP
Vice President, Finance and Revenue Development
Metropolitan Airports Commission

Speaker:
Stuart P. Hair, C.M.
Director of Economic & Community Affairs
Charlotte Douglas International Airport
     
3-3:15 p.m.
  Refreshment Break
     
3:15-4:15 p.m.    SESSION 4:  Airport Retail Development-Opportunities and Options
   
Moderator: 
Bryan Johnson, A.A.E.
Consultant
Aviation Management Consulting Group    

Speakers: 
Corey Quinlan
Franchise Development Manager
Jimmy Johns Corporation

Carly Swift and Mandy Selke
Co-Founders
Just Pop In!
     
4:15-5 p.m.    SESSION 5: Airport Restaurants/Gift Shops 
   
Moderator: 
John Reed, A.A.E.
Airport Director
Rochester International Airport

Speakers:
Michael J. Reilly
President
Oakwells

David Shelton
President & CEO
Air Host, Inc.

Jeffrey Switzer
President
Tailwind MC LLC
     
5-6 p.m.   Networking Reception
Sponsored by Indianapolis Airport Authority

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