SYMPOSIUM + Methods+Materials Sponsor Gallery – DAY 1 – 8 AIA CEUS
at LA GRAND HOTEL DOWNTOWN

Attend a full day of stimulating presentations and panels that examines the fast-paced evolution of facade technology.

Address new perspectives on building skins, and explores innovative, sustainable design practices.

Agenda

7:45-8:25

Check-in & Breakfast | Methods+Materials Gallery

8:25-8:35

Welcome

CO-CHAIR
Stan Su
Morphosis

Dionne Darling
Associate Publisher
The Architect’s Newspaper

Matt Shaw
Executive Editor
The Architect’s Newspaper

8:35-8:40

Diamond Presenting Partner’s Welcome

Tan Diep
National Sales Manager

8:40-8:50

Opening Remarks

Gary Gero
Chief Sustainability Officer
County of Los Angeles

8:50-9:45

Opening Keynote (Q+A with Keynote Speaker)

Thom Mayne
Design Director
Morphosis

Description »

9:45-10:35

DTLA Goes Vertical

Kevin Conway
Associate Director
SOM

Tammy Jow
Associate Director
AC Martin

Brian Falls
VP Development
Palisades Capital Partners

Panel Description »

10:35-10:45

Methods and Materials

Travis Conrad
Architectural Consultant

10:45-11:10

Networking Break | Methods and Materials Gallery

11:10-11:40

Dialog

Jenny Wu
Principal
Oyler Wu Collaborative

Description »

11:40-12:30

Innovation, Technology and Craft–Opportunities and Risks in Facade Design and Delivery

Sanjeev Tankha
Director
Walter P Moore

Alexander Korter
Associate Principal
CO Architects

James Warton
Vice President | Computational Designer
HKS

Panel Description »

12:30-12:40

Methods and Materials

Jeanette Schieferle
Architectural Sales Representative

12:40-1:25

Complimentary Networking Lunch | Methods+Materials Gallery

1:25-1:30

Remarks

Dionne Darling | The Architect’s Newspaper

1:30-2:25

Afternoon Keynote (Q+A with Keynote Speaker)

Heather Roberge
Principal
Murmur

Description »

2:25-3:20

Glass Harmonies: Amazon’s Seattle Spheres

Daniel Adams
National Architectural Manager
Vitro

David Sadinsky
Sr.Associate
NBBJ

Jeff Vaglio
Vice President
Enclos

Panel Description »

3:20-3:25

Remarks

Oliver Stepe
President
YKK AP

3:25-3:50

Networking Break | Methods and Materials Gallery

3:50-4:45

Ready for My Close Up: Designing the Academy Museum

Daniel Hammerman
Architect
Renzo Piano Building Workshop

Thorsten Helbig
Founding Partner
Knippers Helbig

Richard Stoner
Senior Associate
Gensler

Rich Brunn
General Superintendent
Gartner / Permasteelisa

Panel Description »

4:45-4:55

Closing Remarks

Stan Su | Morphosis
Dionne Darling + Matt Shaw | The Architect’s Newspaper

5:00-7:00

Cocktail Reception | Methods+Materials Gallery sponsored by Sage Glass and Porcelanosa

Sage Glass

Wednesday Night Kickoff Cocktail Reception sponsored by

The LA Hotel Downtown

Location & Hotel

The L.A. Hotel Downtown
333 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90071
213-617-1133

Map and Directions

Hotel rate is $235 plus tax and incidentals.

Cutoff has been extended until Oct. 5th. Book here.