San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Last Meeting of the ASHRAE year!
Theme: Student Night
5:30: Social Hour
6:40: Announcements & Dinner
7:00: 'Building Science Starts with the Architect'
Olivier Sommerhalder AIA - Gensler
8:45: Raffle & Adjourn
Location: Taix French - 1911 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026
Dinner Choices: Coq Au Vin, Sole Normandie, Vegetarian Pasta Option
***We need student dinner sponsors please help the students by donating a dinner***
'Building Science Starts with the Architect'
Building science can be a driver in the design process informing architectural solutions in its appearance and functionality. The presentation will explore how building science thinking is applied in projects of multiple scales and program to benefit the community, users and the built environment.
Olivier Sommerhalder AIA
Design Director | Senior Associate
Bio – Olivier Sommerhalder AIA is a Firmwide leader of Gensler's Corporate Campus Headquarters practice, and Design Director within the Los Angeles office. He brings design and technical expertise across multiple market sectors to a wide range of projects worldwide. With a belief in using research, building technology and building science as means to drive progressive architecture, he contributes to a rigorous design process in the creation of contextually appropriate, holistic designs. Olivier received his Executive Master in Design Culture from the University of Arts, Media and Design in Zurich, Switzerland, his Master of Architecture from the Southern California Institute of Architecture in Los Angeles and his Bachelor of Science in Architecture from the University of Applied Sciences in Brugg-Windisch, Switzerland.