Speaking Engagements

CNU 26
Savannah, GA

CNU 26

202: Principles for Urban Retail Planning & Development

Shook Kelley Principals Michael Dunning, AIA, CNU, LEED AP, Tom Goodwin, AIA, Frank Quattrocchi, LEED AP, Terry Vickers, AIA, NCARB, Terry Shook, FAIA and Larry Zinser II will participate in the 26th annual Congress for the New Urbanism in Savannah on May 16 - 19. Along with Robert Gibbs, AICP, ASLA, CNU-A, Terry Shook will be leading a session on Wednesday May 16, from 1pm to 4pm that will explore principles for urban retail planning & development, combining the principles of modern retail development with the best practices of traditional urban planning and landscape architecture, to create successful and sustainable mixed-use urban commercial centers and historic town centers.

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Teaching Urban Retail At Harvard GSD
Cambridge, MA

Teaching Urban Retail At Harvard GSD

Urban Retail: Essential Planning, Design, and Management Practices: Harvard University Graduate School of Design Executive Education Program

CEUs: 21 AIA/CES (HSW) | 21 AICP/CM | 21 LA/CES (HSW)

Terry Shook, FAIA, along with Robert J. Gibbs, AICP, ASLA, CNU-A, will be at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design in June to teach a 3-day course that includes presentations and interactive discussions offering a rich cross section of the planning practices and opportunities. The program will examine the planning approaches, retail design and merchandising principles necessary for the creation of place-based commerce. This includes tactics used by premier retail and mixed-use developers, considering how they can be applied to a variety of urban settings. It will show how the practical science of analyzing and adjusting all elements known to affect a shopper's mood in the marketplace can inform design and development principles for reviving retail in declining downtowns and for establishing viable commerce in new ones.

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Past Speaking Engagements

Resident Culture Brewing · Charlotte, NC

Grow Smart CLT

Greenways are vital to our growing community

Michael Dunning, Principal at Shook Kelley, served on a panel discussion on the topic of green space in Charlotte for one of Sustain Charlotte's recent Grow Smart CLT events. The discussion centered around how green space plays an important role in a growing city like charlotte, how it is impacted by that growth, and what needs to be done to keep Charlotte a great place to live. To read more about the discussion, click here.

To view video of the event, please click here for Part 1 and Part 2.

JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa • Phoenix, Arizona

StorePoint Fashion 2018

Where Fashion Retail Connects To Innovate The Shopping Experience

StorePoint Fashion is an executive level event for all Fashion retail to connect with suppliers to innovate the shopping experience. All Fashion will be represented including department stores, apparel, cosmetics, jewelry and accessories.

The Event provides an intimate and focused forum designed to maximize productivity for Retail and Supplier executives seeking to innovate and expand their relationships and business.

Presentation by Kevin Kelley—Monday, January 22, 2018, 2:10pm – 2:50pm

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Los Angeles, CA

Western Foodservice & Hospitality Expo

The Latest Restaurant Food Trends Are Served Up in Los Angeles

The Western Foodservice & Hospitality Expo at the Los Angeles Convention Center is where you can "master emerging trends, amp up your profits, energize your business.”

Kevin Kelley will be a featured speaker at the Western Foodservice & Hospitality Expo, taking place August 27 - 29 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Come see Kevin speak to learn How To Create Your Own Brand Bonfire as well as enjoy access to over 30+ free education sessions and over 500 of the leading vendors serving the restaurant & foodservice industry. 

When: Tuesday, August 29, 1:00-1:45pm

Location: Theater B, Booth 2054

You can register for the show for free (save $65!) here.


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