INDUSTRY INVOLVEMENT

ICSC

International Council of Shopping Centers
ICSC is the preeminent professional organization for the retail and real estate industry. As the design and consulting firm that does more retail than any other firm, Kimley-Horn is proud to participate in ICSC events at the regional and national level. Kimley-Horn’s ICSC members are actively engaged in the organization, regularly speak at conferences and have a growing list of young professionals who have received the Leaders Under 40 award.

2021 ICSC CenterBuild Conference

KIMLEY-HORN PRESENTERS AND FACILITATORS

ROUNDTABLE

Stormwater Detention/Mitigation Options and Benefits 

December 1, 2021 | 1:30 – 2:30 PM MT

Stormwater detention and mitigation storage are some of the most expensive and space-consuming aspects of a site that do not have a direct benefit to lease rates. This Roundtable discussion will focus on the various methods that can be used to detain and mitigate stormwater above and below ground, the costs and benefits of each and how these measures

improve the health of our municipal waterways.

ROUNDTABLE

Plug in: Benefits and Challenges EV Charging Stations 

December 2, 2021 | 12:30 – 1:30 PM MT

As the electric vehicle (EV) market continues to grow, developers are recognizing the benefits of implementing EV charging stations at their properties—attracting potential customers, increasing shopping/dining time, creating jobs, sustainability/improving air quality, and making their business and property stand out. This roundtable discussion will focus on some of the benefits of providing EV charging on your property; city and state EV charging station policies, regulations, and codes; common challenges and solutions to implementing charging stations; understanding the infrastructure and minimum requirements needed to support charging stations; and new and future technology.

ROUNDTABLE

New Revenue Streams – Incorporating Solar into Existing or Proposed Projects 

December 1, 2021 | 1:30 – 2:30 PM MT

Solar Energy across the United States is experiencing massive growth. The number of Americans working in solar has doubled in the past five years. Installation prices have reached an all-time low, while solar efficiency has rapidly expanded. As the solar industry continues to grow, it is critical to understand the challenges and changes of the next generation of solar energy from a business, environmental and financial perspective.

Matt Lucas, P.E., LEED AP

ROUNDTABLE

Site Planning Tips and Tricks: An Engineer’s Perspective

December 1, 2021 | 1:30 – 2:30 PM MT

This Roundtable discussion will focus on the due diligence process civil engineers and planners use to assess the feasibility of a site and the tools used to lay out a proposed site plan and how these measures improve the safety of a site.

Fareed Pittalwala, P.E., QSD/QSP

ROUNDTABLE

Stormwater Quality & Retail Redevelopment 

December 1, 2021 | 1:30 – 2:30 PM MT

For retail/mall redevelopment projects, understanding the stormwater quality requirements early is essential as it could significantly affect leasable square footage. This roundtable discussion will focus on the more onerous stormwater quality requirements and how to effectively plan for them at the outset of a project. 

PAST EVENTS

Kimley-Horn Presenters and Facilitators

Melibe Thomas, P.E.
Masterclass: Dania Pointe – How Trust and Flexibility Won the Day
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Clarence Eng, AICP
Masterclass: From Mall to Mixed-Use, Urban innovation Community
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Cory Howell, P.E.
Roundtable Facilitator: New Revenue Streams – Pros and Cons of Incorporating Solar Into Existing or Proposed Projects
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Brian Valentine, P.E., LEED AP
Roundtable Facilitator: Gotcha! Lessons Learned in Redevelopment
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Bryce Christnesen, P.E.
Roundtable Facilitator: Plug in – Benefits and Challenges of EV Charging Stations
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Kimley-Horn Facilitators

Justin Muller, P.E., LEED AP
Roundtable Facilitator: Mall Redevelopment and the Questions to be Asking the Site Engineering Team
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Melibe Thomas, P.E.
Roundtable Facilitator: Future of Sitework Costs
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Sheetal Bhatt, P.E.
Roundtable Facilitator: Creating Experiential Retail Development in Existing Dead Malls/Retail Space –
Challenges in Development and Potential Solutions

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Jim Hamilton, P.E.
Roundtable Facilitator: Fierce Conversations- Achieving Project Results and Success in an Effective
Communication Process

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Cory Howell, P.E.
Roundtable Facilitator: Add Value; Identifying and Selecting Civil Engineers Who do More than Just Design
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John Kauppila, P.E.
Roundtable Facilitator: Last Mile Delivery
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Ryan McMaster, P.E.
Roundtable Facilitator: Shared Parking with Mixed-Uses
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Mike Mowery, P.E.
Roundtable Facilitator: Trends in How People Get to a Site and Their Experience Walking/Driving the Project Once They Arrive
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Brian Valentine, P.E., LEED AP
Roundtable Facilitator: Pavement Management ‐ Make your Budgets Go Further!
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