The event is hosted by John Portman & Associates and will include an hour of networking, four 10-15 minute presentations, followed by audience Q&A. Presentations will offer expert perspectives on tall building issues relating to real estate design and development, wind engineering and vertical transportation:
Hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served.
- Jack Portman, FAIA, Architect/Developer, Vice Chairman, John Portman & Associates and Portman Holdings
- Gordon Beckman, AIA, Principal and Design Director, John Portman & Associates
- Derek Kelly, M. Eng., P.Eng., Principal and Wind Engineer, Rowan Williams Davies & Irwin
- Scott Shepler, Elevator Consultant, Principal and Partner, Fortune Shepler Saling Inc.