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FOCUS ON CLIENTS: Higher Education Client Panel

November 15, 2012
8:00 AM - 10:30 AM

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Wayne State University, Student Center Building, Room 289
5221 Gullen Mall
Detroit, MI 48202


Join SMPS Michigan as we host directors of facilities, planning, design, and construction from Michigan colleges and universities to discuss current and planned campus projects. Learn about trends related to design and construction including design-build and gain insight on how these directors select professional consultants. Gain knowledge in area college/university procurement forecasts, keep up-to-date on your alma mater’s expansion plans, and be in-the-know about our community’s excellent higher education institutions.

8:00 – 8:30           Registration and Networking

8:30 – 8:45           Overview & Panelist Introductions

8:45 – 10:15         Program and Q&A

10:30                     Adjourn


Date:  Thursday, November 15, 2012

Time: 8:00am – 10:30am

Location: Wayne State University

                  Student Center, Room 289

                  5221 Gullen Mall

                  Detroit MI, 48202

Note: Parking will be available in Parking Structure 2.  Please allow 10-15 minutes walking time from the parking structure to the Student Center.


James R. Sears – Associate Vice President of Facilities Planning and Management / Wayne State University

Kate Pepin – Director of Facilities Planning / University of Michigan – Dearborn   

Larry King - University Architect / University of Michigan - Flint

Scott Storrar – Director of Facilities, Planning & Construction / Eastern Michigan University



Dennis M. King, FAIA, FESD, LEED AP - Chief Operations Officer / Harley Ellis Devereaux



SMPS Michigan would like to extend a special thank you to our event sponsors!  For more information regarding sponsorship opportunities for this event, please contact Dan Stys at [email protected].






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$55.00 Member Registration

$90.00 Non-member registration

$30.00 Student Registration (with valid, current student ID)

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