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Lucas Tryggestad to Participate in Discussion on Emerging Technologies at Hospitality Design Expo

Lucas Tryggestad. Photo © Cody Pickens

SOM Associate Director Lucas Tryggestad will participate in a panel discussion entitled "Tomorrowland: New Technologies Creating a Design Revolution" at the 2016 Hospitality Design Expo in Las Vegas on Thursday, May 5th. Tryggestad will discuss his work on AMIE 1.0, the world's largest 3D-printed polymer structure, which shares electricity wirelessly with a 3D-printed car. AMIE 1.0 was realized in the first year of the Governor's Chair for Energy and Urbanism, a partnership between SOM, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, and the University of Tennessee.

Working in SOM's Chicago office, Tryggestad aligns project design concepts with technical solutions that are integral to the design process. His hands-on, synergistic approach leads to innovative projects that elevate the bar for design and technology. Tryggestad will by joined on the panel by industry leaders in design and technology from Delos Signature and ICRAVE.

Tomorrowland: New Technologies Creating a Design Revolution

May 5, 2016
9:00 –​ 10:00 a.m.

Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino
3950 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, Nevada

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