Design Futures Council
The 5th Annual Leadership Summit on Sustainable Design
“Inspiring Change in Sustainable Design”
Santa Fe, New Mexico, October 16-18, 2006

Welcoming Comments and Summary of Charge to Delegates:
Jim Cramer, Chairman, The Greenway Group
Roger Schluntz, Dean, University of New Mexico College of Architecture & Planning
Steve Senkowski, Executive Vice President, Armstrong
Richard Swett, Former US Ambassador to Denmark

Summit Theme Presentation:
Progress Report: Looking Back & Looking Forward Five Years
Ray Anderson, Chairman, Interface, Inc.
Moderator: Clark Davis, Vice Chairman, HOK

Summit Theme Presentation:
New Perspectives: The Future of Zero Energy Buildings
Roger Frechette, Director, SOM;
Sandra Mendler, Senior Vice President, HOK;
Mary Ann Lazarus, Director, Sustainable Design, HOK
Moderator: Bob Grupe, Director, USG Building Systems

Summit Theme Presentation:
Design Leadership & Environmental Transformation
David Orr, Professor and Chair of the Environmental Studies Program, Oberlin College
Moderator: Scott Simpson, President/CEO, Stubbins Associates

BREAKOUT SESSIONS:

Policy & Execution Leadership
Focus: Past Summits have generated policy advisory recommendations and action commitments for individuals, firms and organizations. This year’s delegates will make policy recommendations to external government and private sector organizations.

Breakout Leaders: Michael McDonald, Principal, Kasian Architecture, Interior Design and Planning
David Hancock, Principal, CBT Architects
Richard Swett, President, Swett Associates
Sean Culman, Principal, Solutions
Doug Parker, COO, DesignWorkshop
Scott Findley, Director, RMJM LTD Hong Kong
Randle Pollock, Principal, Walter P Moore
Carole Wedge, President, Shepley Bulfinch Richardson and Abbott
Robert Noble, CEO, Tucker Sadler Architects
Moderator: Phil Enquist, Partner, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill

Summit Theme Presentation:
The 2030 Initiative: Survival and the Remaking of the Design Professions
Speaker: Ed Mazria, Founding Member, Mazria Inc., Founder, Architecture 2030
Moderator: Roger Schluntz, Dean, University of New Mexico

Summit Theme Presentation:
Bridging Generations – Building Solutions
John Cary, Executive Director, Public Architecture
Moderator: Harrison Fraker, Dean, University of California Berkeley, College of Environmental Design

Action Advisory
What Policy Makers Can Do Today and Tomorrow
Focus: Specific recommendations for changes in leadership policies, actions and behaviors.
Breakout Leaders: Bruce Fowle, Senior Principal, FXFowle
Jim Jonnasen, Managing Partner, NBBJ
Rod Wille, Senior Vice President, Turner Construction Co.
Ron Mazza, Principal, Read Jones Christoffersen Ltd.
Erik Suberkrop, Principal, Studios Architecture
Jim Follett, Managing Principal, Gensler
Richard Johnson, Sustainability Planner, Rice University Paul Winslow, Partner, The Orcutt/Winslow Partnership Sam Condit, Executive Vice President, McKissack & McKissack

SUMMARY AND REPORTS OF BREAKOUTS

Moderators: Jim Cramer, Chairman, The Greenway Group
Phil Enquist, Partner, SOM

Summit Theme Presentation:
Redefining ‘State of the Art’ in Green Design
Nigel Dancey, Senior Partner, Foster and Partners, UK
Moderator: Jack Tanis, Director, Steelcase

Interactive Sharing and Planning in La Fonda Lounge
Steve Fiskum, COO, Hammel Green & Abrahamson
Scott Simpson, President & CEO, Stubbins Associates
Trudy Dujardin, President, Dujardin Design Associates, Inc.

Summit Theme Presentation:
Designing Buildings for a Sustainable Future
Steve Chu, PhD., Director, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Professor, Dept. of Physics and Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California Berkeley
Moderator: Harrison Fraker, Dean, University of California Berkeley, College of Environmental Design

Summit Theme Presentation:
The University and Design Professions
Responders: Roger Schluntz, Dean, University of New Mexico School of Architecture & Planning
Harrison Fraker, Dean, University of California Berkeley College of Environmental Design
Richard Johnson, Sustainability Planner, Rice University
Moderator: Gerry Hammond, President and CEO, Steed Hammond Paul

Summit Theme Presentation:
Change Design: Architecture as the Ultimate Sustainability Tool
Friedl Bohm, Senior Partner, NBBJ
Moderator: Jim Follett, Managing Principal, Gensler

Summit Theme Presentation: Architects & Community Making: Sustainability Models
Gary Lawrence, Urban Strategies Leader, Arup
Moderator: Steve Fiskum, COO, Hammel Green & Abrahamson

Action Statements:
Next Steps, Wrap-Up
Moderators: Steve Senkowski
Gary Lawrence
Clark Davis
Phil Enquist