Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat
 

CTBUH New York To Host Talk on Modular Construction and Tour of Modular Factory

Date:

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Time: 6:30 p.m. 9:30 p.m.
Location: FullStack Modular Factory
63 Flushing Ave, Building 293 Brooklyn Navy Yard
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Organizer: CTBUH New York

Details:

CTBUH NY is pleased to host a talk on modular construction at the FullStack Modular Factory in New York City as another part of the Future of Construction series, an event centered around innovative design and construction technology in the market today.

The event will begin with a networking hour, followed by an introduction by CTBUH NYC Young Professionals Committee (YPC) Co-Chair Ilkay Can-Standard, Founder, GenX Consultants. The first presentation by James Murray-Parkes, Science & Engineering Director, Multiplex Engineering Innovations Group, will be on his recently released Handbook for the Design of Modular Structures, in which he offers guidance to those interested in getting involved in the emerging field of modular construction.

The presentations will be followed by a panel discussion on modular construction with leading professionals in the industry. The panel will be moderated by Kate Scott, Director of Special Projects, WeWork. Panelists include Murray-Parkes;
Roger Krulak, Chief Executive Officer, FullStack Modular; Isaac-Daniel Astrachan, Principal, Stephen B. Jacobs Group; and Eric Van Hook, Project Executive, Turner Construction Company.

Following the panel discussion, the audience will be invited to participate in a Q&A session. Attendees will then take a behind-the-scenes tour of the FullStack Modular Factory.

This event is applicable for AIA / CES credits.

Speakers:

Isaac-Daniel Astrachan, Principal, Stephen B. Jacobs Group

Roger Krulak, Chief Executive Officer, FullStack Modular

James Murray-Parkes, Science & Engineering Director, Multiplex Engineering Innovations Group

Kate Scott, Director of Special Projects, WeWork (Moderator)

Eric Van Hook, Project Executive, Turner Construction Company

Itinerary: 6:30 p.m. Networking Reception

7:30 p.m. Introduction by Ilkay Can-Standard

7:45 p.m.
Presentation by James Murray-Parkes

8:00 p.m. Panel Discussion

8:30 p.m. Audience Q&A

9:00 p.m. Behind-the-Scenes Tour of FullStack Modular Factory

RSVP: To RSVP, please visit the registration page.
Registration closes at 1:00 p.m. on 16 November.

Cost: CTBUH Member: $5
Non-Member: $15

Directions: Please see directions to the factory here.