The Architecture Summit, a specialist conference taking place at New York Build 2018, allows NY's leading professionals to discuss the latest industry developments and network with their peers. Hear from New York's leading architectural practices on recent projects, sustainable design, affordable housing, market conditions and much more!
Network with Architects; Developers; Major Contractors; Government Representatives; Specifiers; and Software Developers. Plus, get the latest industry reports and publications!
The Features Hub at New York Build will play host to a number of fantastic PechaKucha Sessions, entitled New York State of Mind.
Starting at 2:30pm on March 15th, these sessions will offer a platform to a diverse mix of enthusiastic speakers, each of whom will speak for 20 seconds x 20 images. During these dynamic, fast-paced and engaging sessions, speakers will discuss what New York means to them, and where they draw inspiration for use in their daily lives.
If you're be interested in speaking within our PechaKucha, contact email@example.com.
2017 Presenter List for PechaKucha
Debra Kriensky // Conservation Biologist, NYC Audubon Society
Jessica Sheridan // Senior Associate, Mancini Duffy and NY Regional Representative, AIA Strategic Council
March Chadwick // President, M.Arch Architects
Maria Aiolova // Co-Founder, Terreform ONE
Susan Elbin // Director of Conservation and Science, NYC Audubon Society
Wes Rozen // Partner, Situ Studio
Matthew Mahon // Senior Acoustics and Audiovisual Consultant, ARUP
Sophie Pennetier // Senior Structural Engineer, ARUP
Virtual Reality is becoming less of a novelty and more commonplace across the construction industry. Our New York Build VR Hub will include a number of features, including a panel discussion at 1pm on the impact of VR and new technologies in the architecture and construction industries.
Following on from this panel will be the announcement of the winners of the New York Affordable Housing Competition. This competition has allowed the architecture community to collectively address a huge issue facing New York City.
2017 VR Keynote - Gunita Kulikovska, Founder of Vividly - Virtual reality - A New Medium to Build Better Cities.
New York Affordable Housing Competition - Winners VR Showcase March 15th - 3:30pm
Virtual Reality Presentation Showcase - New York Affordable Housing Competition, Powered by Vividly
In a pioneering presentation format, Powered by Vividly, the VR Hub will showcase the winners of the competition in VR, allowing the audience to fully immerse themselves through VR headsets. The winner of the competition will win $3,000, and the winner of the Rising Star Award will be taken on for an internship at Architecture in Formation.