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2007 Conference Overview

The following activities were available at the 2007 Utah Preservation Conference.

Opening Plenary with Paul Goldberger

Thursday, April 26, 5:30 PM
Salt Lake City Public Library
Paul Goldberger, architectural critic from The New Yorker magazine will be our plenary speaker. Paul will kick off the conference with a speech about architecture that you are sure to remember.

Talk of the Town Dinner

Thursday, April 26, 7:30 PM
Memorial House, Memory Grove Park
Come and enjoy a VIP Dinner with Paul Goldberger, architectural critic from The New Yorker magazine and Richard Moe, President of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, following the Opening Plenary. Limited seating.

National Trust for Historic Preservation Breakfast

Friday, April 27, 7:30 AM
Fort Douglas, University of Utah
Richard Moe, President of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, will join us to discuss national trends in historic preservation, and also use the work of the National Trust as exciting motivation for Utah's preservation movement.

Educational Sessions

Friday, April 27, 9:00 AM - 4:15 PM
Fort Douglas, University of Utah
Educational sessions will feature our rehab workshops for homeowners, discussions on current advocacy issues, Utah architectural history, and much more.  Click here to learn more about the education sessions.

Capitol Sneak Peek Lunch

Friday, April 27, 12:00 PM
Fort Douglas, University of Utah
David Hart, AIA, Executive Director of the Utah State Capitol Preservation Board, will speak about the Capitol restoration project.

Heritage Awards

Friday, April 27, 5:00 PM
Fort Douglas, University of Utah
Heritage Awards will honor individuals, organizations, businesses, and projects for excellence in the preservation movement. Following the Awards a reception will take place at the Commanders House.

Downtown Re-Born: Commercial and Residential Historic Building Tour

Saturday, April 28, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Big-D Construction Corp., SLC
Our annual Historic Building Tour will showcase historic buildings that have been adapted for re-use as offices and residences in the Gateway/Warehouse District. Buildings such as the Fuller Paint Building, Bogue Building and Salt Lake Hardware will be open for tours.

Accommodations
Guest rooms near Fort Douglas are available at the University Guest House for $72 a night. If you would like to make reservations, you may call 801.587.1000. The University Guest House is located at 110 S. Fort Douglas Blvd within the Fort Douglas complex. The web address is www.guesthouse.utah.edu.

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