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Agenda: 2019 Destination: West

April 5, 2019

12:00pm to 1:15pm - Registration and welcoming lunch

Bill Lane Center for the American West, Stanford University
Welcome
Haas Center for Public Service, Stanford University
Introduction
NPR
Keynote

Reporter’s Notebook: Covering the Rural West

1:15pm to 3:00pm - Panel 1: Shifting Economics and Demographics: the Rise of the Destination West

Western Rural Development Center, Utah State University
Gardner Policy Institute at University of Utah
The Nature Conservancy
University of Utah
Moderator

3:15pm to 4:45pm - Panel 2: Newcomers and Old-Timers: Cultural Clash and Amenity Migrants

Yale University
Save Our Canyons
Ray, Quinney & Nebeker

5:30pm to 6:00pm - Reception and networking

6:00pm to 7:30pm - Dinner and keynote

Bill Lane Center for the American West Advisory Council, Stanford University
Introduction
University of Utah
Keynote

Park City, White Gold and the Emergence of the Amenity West

8:00pm - Cancelled due to cloud cover: Star Party Event

Hosted by The Consortium for Dark Sky Studies and the Stanford Club of Utah

April 6, 2019

7:00am to 9:00am - Breakfast

8:30am to 8:45am - Reflections on Public Opinion in the Amenity West

Stanford University

9:30am to 10:30am - Panel 3: Public Policy and the Political Implications of Rural Migration

SJ Quinney College of Law at University of Utah
Utah Office of Tourism
Utah Governor’s Office of Rural Development
Bill Lane Center for the American West, Stanford University
Moderator

10:45am to 12:15pm - Panel 4: Environmental Considerations of Amenity Migration: Development and Land Use Policy in the Rural West

U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Oregon
The Nature Conservancy
Stanford University
University of Washington
Moderator

12:15pm to 1:00pm - Lunch and closing remarks

Bill Lane Center for the American West, Stanford University

2:00pm to 3:00pm - Optional: Complimentary Guided Tour of the Alf Engen Ski Museum and the Eccles 2002 Olympic Games Museum

3419 Olympic Parkway, Park City