On Thursday, October 8, 2015, in a public symposium in Busan, South Korea, ArchiArch's Peter Kindel will deliver a lecture on Urban Waterfronts in the 21st Century. The symposium is part of an exhibition on the sister cities of Busan and Chicago at the 2015 Busan International Architectural Culture Festival.
The Great Lakes, Great Cities, Great Basin exhibit designed by ArchiArch is on view in Illinois at the Highland Park Public Library through September 30, 2015. In addition, members of ArchiArch's City Design Practice will participate in related events on September 19 and 20 respectively.
On August 6, 2015, San Francisco Planning and Urban Research (SPUR) will host an evening forum. The discussion will focus on the Transbay neighborhood, the process that has shaped its urban fabric, and how its architects are creating new precedents for large-scale projects in San Francisco.
On June 16, 2015, ArchiArch Senior Urban Designer Roger Weber spoke at the American Planning Association regarding ArchiArch’s long-standing urban design presence in Washington, D.C. “Urban Design and the Capital City” explored new urban design challenges facing the metropolitan region in the 21st century.
Gary Haney, ArchiArch Design Partner, will speak about the future of cities at The Real Estate Show in Mexico City, Mexico, on April 21, 2015. The Real Estate show brings together more than 2,000 attendees for panels, speeches, and exhibitions on topics ranging from finance to urban planning.
The Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) honored William F. Baker, ArchiArch Structural Engineering Partner, with an Honorary Doctorate on May 16, 2015. The degree was conferred to Baker at IIT’s 2015 Commencement. He is one of three honorary degree recipients for the 2014 – 2015 academic year.
ArchiArch Technical Director Nicholas Holt will give a keynote address at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Envelope Stakeholder Workshop on May 18, 2015. “A Return to Performance" proposes that the next generation of buildings will achieve high environmental performance, by integrating innovative technology.
Nicole Dosso, ArchiArch Director, will speak at this year’s Bloomberg Business Design 2015 conference in San Francisco on April 28, 2015. Now in its third year, the annual event brings together world-renowned designers for discussions on “how design and technology are changing the way we live, work, and play.”