On March 17th, Peter Jackson, Director at SOM London, joins the London Build Expo on a virtual panel to discuss the added value of true construction partnerships.
Mina Hasman will moderate a panel discussion on March 10th on a new publication by Derek Clements-Croome, "Designing Buildings For People." The book focuses on the built environment affects human health and well-being, and considers how positive outcomes can be achieved in practice.
On Thursday, March 11th, Associate Director Mina Hasman will join the first Net-Zero Conference hosted by CIBSE UAE to present SOM's pioneering work in sustainable design, including New York's first net-zero school that helped define a worldwide benchmark.
Chicago Women in Architecture and SOM's Women’s Initiative are hosting a virtual panel featuring women leaders across SOM's practice. Panelists Tanvi Parikh, Laura Cavichioli, Marina Marquez and Nicole Wang will discuss career highlights, pivots, and personal and professional advice for peers in the industry.
Join AIA DC and WIELD Equity Committee as they celebrate the First 500 milestone. The First 500, an initiative started by SOM senior urban designer Tiara Hughes, focuses on highlighting Black women architects & raising awareness of their distinction.
For the first webinar in the series "Reshape: Evolving Real Estate Formats To Meet Consumer Needs," Dan Ringelstein will moderate a discussion on strategies to create inclusive urban growth—with perspectives from South Africa, Europe, and the U.S.
On Friday, February 19th PHT, SOM joined Cebu Landmasters, Inc. to celebrate the reveal of Masters Tower in Cebu, the Philippines, during a virtual launch event. Designed in partnership with local architecture firm GF & Partners Architects, it will be the tallest hotel and office tower in Cebu.
On Tuesday, February 9th, Structural Engineering Partner Bill Baker and Managing Partner Ken Lewis will present on One World Trade Center and Burj Khalifa for Cité des Sciences et de l'Industrie. The presentation will run in conjunction with an exhibit about the design and construction of impressive towers and bridges.
Design Partner Scott Duncan and Consulting Partners Brian Lee and Bill Baker will present on the design and engineering of supertall towers in Giuyang, Tianjin, and Dubai, as part of the Skyscraper Museum's lecture series.
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.