On Wednesday, November 11, SOM Directors Luke Leung and Yasemin Kologlu will present “A New Standard in Facade Design” as part of the Greenbuild 2020 International Conference and Expo. This year's online edition features education sessions, virtual booths, and talks from leaders in green design and construction.
SOM Director Yasemin Kologlu is interviewed by Architectural Record's Continuing Education Center on New York City's Local Law 97. Kologlu provides insight on the long-term impact on the law's carbon emissions requirements on New York and other cities around the world.
Climate Change Business Journal interviews Director Yasemin Kologlu on green building trends, as well as SOM's work towards advancing strategies that will decarbonize our cities and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Kologlu leads SOM's firmwide Climate Action Group, which brings together representatives from every discipline to guide a holistic approach to environmental leadership.
On August 6th, 2020, Director Yasemin Kologlu will participate in "The New Future of the Office." The virtual panel discussion, hosted by SPUR, focuses on the lasting impact that COVID-19 will have on workplace design.
On March 16th, Design Director Yasemin Kologlu will speak at the fourth annual EQUINOX symposium at Kennesaw State University. The event focuses on the 17 interconnected United Nations Sustainable Development Goals to catalyze multidisciplinary partnership and scholarship on sustainability.
Originally designed in the early 1960s by architects Gio Ponti, Piero Portaluppi, and Antonio Fornaroli, the Corso Italia 23 complex in the heart of Milan will be transformed from an insular single-tenant headquarters into a vibrant office campus that represents the future of the workplace.
Six newly elected Partners and 11 Directors bring decades of expertise to one of the most influential architecture, interior design, engineering, and urban planning firms.