Speaking Engagements

  • EuroShop
    Speakers: Daniel Montano presents the story of Element Hotel
    Location: Germany
    Time: 11:30am
    EuroShop
    Speakers: James Farnell presents the story of Tokyo Central
    Location: Germany
    Time: 3:00pm
  • EuroShop
    Speakers: Bruce Barteldt presents the story of Air, a portable pop-up park
    Location: Germany
    Time: 2:30pm
    A4LE 2020 East Conference (POSTPONED)
    Speakers:
    Philip Donovan, Tomas Eliaeson and Mike Meechin (Principal at NeoCity Academy) present, "Cracking the Code: Innovating within a Non-Innovative Ecosystem to get to Immersive Learning Environments and Zero Energy"
    Location: Washington, DC
    NeoCon (CANCELLED)
    Speakers: Melissa McDougall and Kelly Thompson present, "Don’t Sell, Tell: How Savvy Storytelling Opens Doors and Closes Deals"
    Location: Chicago, IL
  • National Architect Steering Committee Discussion
    Speakers:

    Thomas Carlson-Reddig will participate in a K-12 architect steering panel to discuss standards as we move into the future with the Corona Virus. 

    Location: Zoom Meeting
    Time: 4:00 pm
    NeoConnect Webinar
    Speakers: Jim Thompson and Tomas Eliaeson present, "Survival of the Fittest 2.0; Embracing and Thriving While Re-Imagining Everything" 
    Location: Virtual Presentation
    Time: 10:00
    CHESC 2020 Virtual Conference
    Speakers:
    Thomas Carlson-Reddig and Lacey Raak, Director of Sustainability at CSU Monterey Bay will present our 2018 Architecture at Zero Award-winning Wellness and Recreation design solution.
    Location: Virtual
    Time: 9:15 am
  • USGBC Big South: Returning to Work Strategies wtih Carolinas' Leaders
    Speakers: Courtney Fain will serve as a panelist of this conversation and will be discussing Office Re-design
    Time: 1:00pm
    Net Zero Build Summit
    Speakers: Philip Donovan participates in a panel discussion on "High Performance Envelopes: Material Innovations for Efficient Buildings"
    Location: Novi, MI
    Time: 11:00 am
    Green Business Summit
    Speakers: Carol Rickard-Brideau presents, "Workplaces that Nurture Success: Addressing Mental Health in the Era of COVID-19"
  • FM:Systems User Conference
    Speakers: David Stephenson and Joe Karbowski (CTO at FM:Systems)  presents "Back to the Workplace Analytics".
    Location: Virtual
    Time: 12:30 pm
    ASCC Fall Annual Conference
    Speakers: Philip Donovan presents "A Net Zero Reality: Building with Strength - Lessons Learned from Designing Zero-Energy Schools" at the American Society of Concrete Contractors Annual Conference. 
    Location: Virtual
    Time: 10:30 am
    CoreNet Virtual MegaEvent 2020
    Speakers: Courtney Fain will be participating as a panelist for the CoreNet Virtual MegaEvent. Her panel discussion topic Designing for the Future will take place on 9/29 at 12pm, as well as on 10/1 at 3pm.
    Location: Online
    Time: 12:00 pm
  • AHSRAE/IBPSA Building Performance Analysis Conference
    Speakers: Alex Lowrie and Miles Grubbs will be presenting about Accurately Modeling Operational Carbon.
    Location: Online
    SCUP Southern Regional Virtual Conference
    Speakers: Philip Donovan presents "Zero Energy Buildings on a Shoe-String Budget".
    Location: Online
    Time: 3:15 pm
    GLACUHO 2020 Annual Conference
    Speakers: Thomas Carlson-Reddig presents, "What Students Want: Conversations with College Students on the New Normal of Remote Learning, Campus Safety and Campus Experience" 
    Location: Virtual
    Time: 2:00-3:00pm (EST)
  • A4LE NC/SC Fall Event
    Speakers: Philip Donovan, Tomas Eliaeson and Mike Meechin (Principal at NeoCity Academy) present, "Cracking the Code: Innovating within a Non-Innovative Ecosystem to get to Immersive Learning Environments and Zero Energy"
    Location: Virtual
    EDspaces 2021
    Speakers:
    Tomas Eliaeson, Sean Tracy and Tracy Steward will present "Beyond the Now: The Future of Successful Facilities is in the 3 Ws" at the EDspaces 2021 conference in Pittsburgh, PA on November 4th, 2021.
    Location: Pittsburgh, PA
    Time: 9:30 am
    LearningSCAPES Annual Conference and Exposition
    Speakers: Philip Donovan, Tomas Eliaeson, and Mike Meechin, Principal at NeoCity, presents "Cracking the Code: Innovating within a Non-Innovative Ecosystem to get to Immersive Learning Environments and Zero Energy"
    Location: Virtual
    Time: 3:30 pm
  • NSPE-NC Raleigh Virtual Seminar
    Speakers: Carol Rickard-Brideau and Jeff Roman will present at the December virtual seminar "The User’s Guide to Persuasive Presentations".
    Location: Online
    Time: 2:00 pm
    Staying Right Side Up when Everything Seems Upside Down
    Speakers: Carol Rickard-Brideau will be a panelist for this virtual session panel to discuss the challenges and opportunities of addressing mental health issues in the workplace. This Panel is presented by the IFMA Mid-Atlantic WE (Workplace Evolutionaries) Hub.
    Location: Virtual
    Time: 12:00 pm
    NRMCA: Pathways to Net Zero Buildings
    Speakers: Philip Donovan will present 'Case Studies in Net Zero' alongside Tracy Steward, Principal at CMTA at the Natioanl Ready Mixed Concrete Association's 'Pathways to Net Zero Buildings' conference.
    Location: Virtual
    Time: 11:00 am
  • FEFPA Winter Seminar
    Speakers: Sean Tracy and Tracy Steward (CMTA) present  "Beyond the Now – The Future of Successful Facilities is in the 3 Ws" at the FEFPA Winter Seminar.
    Location: Virtual
    NCAIS Business Officers Conference
    Speakers: Tom Balke and Fletcher Gregory, CFO at Charlotte Latin School will present "Lessons Learned From A Campus Master Plan"  to discuss how Charlotte Latin and Little Diversified Architectural Consulting worked together to design a master plan for the school campus. Now that the projects is complete, and with benefit of hindsight, Tom and Fletcher will share their journey through the process.
    Location: Virtual
    Time: 2:15pm
    PENC Northwest Chapter Monthly Meeting
    Speakers: Jeff Roman will present “How Not to Suck as a Leader” at the PENC Northwest Chapter Monthly Meeting.
    Location: Virtual
  • NeoCon 2021 Virtual Programming Series - April Spotlight
    Speakers: Carol Rickard-Brideau and Lida Lewis, Associate Principal / Interior Design Director at Page Southerland, present "Workplaces that Nurture Success:  Addressing Burnout, Loneliness and Mental Health" at the NeoCon 2021 Virtual Programming Series - April Spotlight.
    Location: Virtual
    Time: 11:00 am
    Shop! CoLab
    Speakers: James Farnell will be a panelist at the Shop! CoLab event focusing on "Consumer & Shopper behavior post COVID-19".
    Location: Virtual
    ASPE Virtual Spring Seminar
    Speakers: Jeff Roman will present “How Not to Suck as a Leader” at the Alabama Society of Professional Engineer's Spring Virtual Seminar.
    Location: Virtual
  • A4LE North Carolina
    Speakers: Philip Donovan, Tomas Eliaeson and Mike Meechin (Principal at NeoCity Academy) present, "Cracking the Code: Innovating within a Non-Innovative Ecosystem to get to Immersive Learning Environments and Zero Energy"
    Location: Asheville, NC
    FEFPA Summer Conference 2021
    Speakers: Philip Donovan, Marc Clinch of Osceola Schools and Tracy Steward of CMTA Engineering present "NeoCity Academy - what we have learned a year later" at the FEFPA Summer Conference 2021.
    Location: Hollywood, FL
    Time: 10:30 am
    Carolinas AGC Summer Summit
    Speakers: Jennifer Todd and Melanie Reddrick present, "Building Breakout Session: Climate Change and the Impact on Design and Construction" 
    Location: Myrtle Beach, SC
    Time: 9:00 am
  • SMPS Build Business 2021
    Speakers: Melissa McDougall and Kelly Thompson present, "Disrupt Yourself: Marketing & BD Disruptors from the Inside Out"
    Location: Virtual
    Time: 2:00pm
    PENC Summer Conference
    Speakers: Jeff Roman, Jenn Todd, Miles Grubbs present "Framework for Successful Resilient Design" at the 2021 PENC Summer Conference on August 30th.
    Location: Wrightsville Beach, NC
    Time: 2:15 pm
    IRDC 2021
    Speakers: Carol Rickard-Brideau will be featured as a panelist for a session on Salutogenic Design at the IRDC 2021 conference on September 21st.
    Location: Denver, CO
    Time: 1:30 pm
  • IRDC 2021
    Speakers: Courtney Kasell and Mia Davis, VP of Environmental Impact for Credo Beauty, present "Credo Beauty Gets a Makeover: Aligning the Design Process with the Brand Mission and Values" at the IRDC 2021 conference on September 21st.
    Location: Denver, CO
    Time: 10:15 am
    A4LE Learningscapes
    Speakers: Tomas Eliaeson will present "Interconnectedness Towards Learning in 2070", discussing the crossroads of 6 Tenets: Self, Environment, Policy, Wellness, Technology and Uncertainty but most importantly the connections between each of them and the intertwined relationships that will occur among them.
    Location: Denver, CO
    Time: 11:15 am
    EDspaces 2021
    Speakers: .Tomas Eliaeson, Sean Tracy, and Tracy Steward (CMTA Engineering) present "Beyond the Now: The Future of Successful Facilities is in the 3Ws"  at the EDspaces 2021 Conference in Pittsburgh on November 4th.
    Location: Pittsburgh, PA
    Time: 9:30 am