The College of Architecture and Design (CoAD) at NJIT will be launching its Fall 2012 Lecture Series on October 15 with Neil Meredith’s talk on a recent project by Gehry Technologies, Burj Khalifa Office Ceiling. Featuring Fred Kent*, Alissia Melka-Teichroew, Ted Krueger, Nataly Gattegno + Jason Johnson, and William Sharples as keynote speakers throughout the series, it concludes with a lecture by Nader Tehrani. All lectures take place on Mondays at 5:30 in Weston Lecture Hall unless otherwise noted, and are free and open to public. For more information please visit here. More information after the break.
Oct 15 Neil Meredith, Gehry Technologies, New York, NY. “Burj Khalifa Office Ceiling: Design to Fabrication” Oct 19 Fred Kent*, President + Founder, Project for Public Spaces, New York, NY. “Revitalizing Cities” Oct 22 Alissia Melka-Teichroew, Designer + Founder byAMT Inc., New York, NY. “Expectations and Delight” Oct 29 Ted Krueger, PhD, Associate Professor, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY. “Expect the Unexpected and Remember to Forget” Nov 12 Nataly Gattegno + Jason Johnson, Principals, Future Cities Lab, San Francisco, CA. “Live Models” Nov 14 AIANJ-sponsored Fall Symposium “Distributed Intelligence” Nov 19 William Sharples, AIA, Partner, SHoP Architects, New York, NY. “SHoP Work” Nov 26 Nader Tehrani, Principal, NADAAA, Head, MIT School of Architecture, Boston, MA. “DA DA A NADAAA”