On January 28th, Associate Director Martin Liepmann brings his expertise to Europe's major aviation event, the 2021 Passenger Terminal Conference. He will share insights on how architectural design can make airports more resilient and supportive of passengers' well-being.
On Tuesday, January 26th, Associate Director Jon Cicconi will speak in "A Smarter Classroom: Learning Lessons from COVID-19." Hosted by Frame Magazine, the webinar will focus on lessons learned from the prolonged COVID-19 school closures and the role of spatial design in education.
Join SOM's Tiara Hughes alongside leaders from Brininstool + Lynch and Khaler Slater for a panel on unconscious bias and promoting equity in the industry, hosted by Goettsch Partners' Women's Group.
Midwest Build Week is the region's largest construction-focused event series, hosted entirely online this year from January 25-29. Join Associate Director Jennifer Skowlund and industry peers on January 25th for a discussion on unlocking the potential of future construction.
SOM in collaboration with Wheeler Kearns Architects, joins the Illinois Institute of Technology College of Architecture for "Preserving Midwestern Modernism: A Conversation on the Legacies of Chicago's Netsch and Graham Homes." on Jan. 29
On Thursday, November 26th, Associate Director Mina Hasman will join other sustainability experts at the Net Zero Delivery Guidance Launch, hosted by UK Green Building Council, to provide insights for how net-zero buildings can be delivered successfully.
On Tuesday, November 24th, Director Peter Jackson will participate in the event series hosted by the organizers of the UK's leading construction show, London Build Expo. He joins the panel "Key KPIs to Monitor in 2021 and Best Practices for Forecasting Accuracy."
Mina Hasman, a sustainability expert and Associate Director based at SOM's London office, will join a panel discussion titled "Designing for Health – How Buildings Can Promote Wellbeing." The online event brings together the construction community from across the globe.
On November 18th, Design Partner Kent Jackson will represent the global architecture and design industry in a roundtable discussion for Race to Zero—a global campaign to mobilize action toward a decarbonized economy, ahead of next year's COP26 UN climate change summit.
South by Southwest (SXSW) is holding a public vote to help choose presenters for the 2021 SXSW Online Conference. Vote now for SOM's proposed event, "10 Ideas for Pandemic Design"—a vision for how architecture and urban design can function as an immune system for communities.
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.
Senior Architectural Designer Daniel Inocente will speak at ASCEND, a virtual conference for leaders in the space industry. On November 16th, he will present on SOM's work with the European Space Agency, and on November 18th, he will participate in a panel on human-centered design beyond Earth.
On Wednesday, November 4th, SOM Associate Director Phil Obayda participated in "The Challenges for Intelligent Buildings post COVID-19," a panel discussion hosted by the Chartered Institution of Building Service Engineers (CIBSE).
On November 4th, SOM Associate Director T. Nathaniel Broughton will moderate a panel titled, "A Careful Balancing Act: The Reduction of Energy Consumption in School Cafeterias while Supporting Nutrition and Mental Health for NYC Students."
On November 12th, 2020, Design Partner Paul Danna, Design Director José Luis Palacios, and Associate Director Steve Zimmerman will take AIAU participants on a virtual tour of the United States Courthouse in Downtown Los Angeles as part of AIA Los Angeles's architecture tour series.