On Friday October 26th, SOM Structural Engineering Partner William F. Baker and senior structural consultant John Zils will speak at the 2018 National Council of Structural Engineers Associations' (NCSEA) Structural Engineering Summit. The event includes presentations by industry professionals, networking opportunities, and the conferring of both the Excellence in Structural Engineering Awards and the NCSEA Special Awards. This year’s summit, a four-day event, will take place in Chicago.
Baker and Zils will give a presentation titled “Chicago and the Skyscraper—A Look at Chicago’s Role in the History and Future of Structural Engineering of the Skyscraper.” The two will share insight on Chicago’s rich architectural heritage and its long history as a center of innovation in the architectural and structural design of skyscrapers.
2018 NCSEA Structural Engineering Summit
“Chicago and the Skyscraper—A Look at Chicago’s Role in the History and Future of Structural Engineering of the Skyscraper”
October 26, 2018
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Sheraton Grand Chicago
301 E. North Water Street