Maryland Statewide Historic Preservation Conference
Maryland's statewide historic preservation conference will take place on Friday, June 15, 2018 and Saturday, June 16, 2018 at the Architecture Building at the University of Maryland campus in College Park, MD. For the first time, the Preservation Maryland Old Line State Summit will precede the Maryland Association of Historic District Commissions ' annual Symposium and offer an unparalleled professional training opportunity for the preservation community of the Mid-Atlantic. OLD LINE STATE SUMMIT "HEALTHY, HIP & HISTORIC" Friday, June 15, 2017, 9AM-5PM Attendees and speakers vary from planners, architects, Main Street professionals, museum volunteers and staff, students, businesses, and more. This event is for anyone who is committed to protecting the places that make Maryland special and those who want to know more about how the historic landscape plays a role in making our communities hip, healthy, and historic. The sessions at this year Maryland’s annual preservation conference will take a look at issues touching on the role of preservation in building healthy communities, new technologies, and other topics including: Addressing Accessibility in Historic Sites Tours of Greenbelt and the UMD Campus Managing & Utilizing Digital Archives Recreation-Based Tourism & Preservation The Future of Smart Growth The bus tour of Greenbelt is presented by Maryland Milestones. It will last from 9:50 AM-12:00 PM. Cost is $10. MAHDC SYMPOSIUM "WHEN THE MONEY IS TIGHT, BUT THE ROOF ISN'T..." Saturday, June 16, 2018, 8:30AM-4PM The 2018 MAHDC Annual Symposium will address the topic of Historic Communities and Affordability. The full-day symposium will tackle the challenges and opportunities for making preservation more affordable. Historic preservation commissioners, local government planning staff, architects, historic property owners, and preservationists will participate in interactive sessions with leading practitioners in the field to consider why making preservation more affordable so critical to our preservation goals. LOCATION University of MarylandSchool of Architecture, Planning, and PreservationArchitecture Building3835 Campus DriveCollege Park, MD 20742 REGISTRATION There is one single registration page for the Summit and the Symposium where there are several options for one- or two-day registration. One Day (students): $35 One Day (members): $60 One Day (non-member): $75 Both Summit and Symposium (students): $50 Both Summit and Symposium (members): $100 Both Summit and Symposium (non-member): $130 Bus Tour of Greenbelt presented by Maryland Milestones (Friday - 9:50 AM-12:00 PM): +$10 If you have any questions about registration, please contact Jessica Feldt, Preservation Maryland, firstname.lastname@example.org. ACCOMMODATIONS Attendees can stay at The Hotel at the University of Maryland for a special rate of $159+tax/night. Call 301-277-7777 and identify yourself as part of the Old Line State Summit guest room block. To receive this discount, reservations must be made by Friday, May 25, 2018. THANK YOU TO OUR CONFERENCE SPONSORS Presenting Indow WindowMaryland Historical TrustMiddendorf FoundationRural Maryland CouncilUniversity of Maryland Partners Maryland Association of Historic District CommissionsMaryland Milestones State Heritage Area Gold MedStar Health Silver brennan+company architectsDelbert Adams Construction GroupOld Line Architects Vendors To become a vendor, contact Leslie Gottert, Executive Director, Maryland Association of Historic District Commissions.