Format of panel discussions:

The panel discussions will each last approximately 2 hours. Each speaker will have approximately 15 minutes to speak followed by 5 minutes of questions and answers directed at that speaker. Following the last speaker, the table will be open for roundtable discussion. All present are invited to participate in discussion.

12:50 p.m.   Panel 1—Three-Dimensional Urban Planning Moderator: Priscilla Nelson, PhD, Committee Member


Richard Little, Director, Keston Institute for Public Finance and Infrastructure Policy, University of Southern California

Gordon Feller, Director, Internet Business Solutions Group, Cisco Systems

Benedict Schwegler, Jr., PhD, Vice President and Chief Scientist, Walt Disney Imagineering Research and Development

2:45           Break

3:00           Panel 2—Operating and Managing Underground Space Moderator: Samuel Ariaratnam, PhD, Committee Member


F. G. Wyman Jones, Manager and Supervising Engineer, Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transit Authority

Henry A. Russell, Vice President, Parsons Brinkerhoff, Inc., Boston

Razmik Manoukian, Los Angeles Department of Water and Power

5:00           Reception for committee and guests on the Dining Terrace

5:30           Working dinner for committee and guests in the Executive Dining Room Discussion over dinner regarding the day’s panel sessions

7:00 p.m.   Adjourn

Remainder of meting held in closed session.

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