HGA Presents at Several Conferences in May

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We are pleased to have several HGA thought leaders on the road presenting at these national and regional conferences through the month of May 2017:

Center for Built Environment

May 3 | San Francisco | 1:00 – 4:30 p.m.
Symposium on Resilient Design for Buildings, Communities and Cities

Panelist: Ariane Laxo


USGBC MN - IMPACT Conference 2017

May 3
| St. Paul | 2:45 p.m.
Well-Being the New Frontier

Speaker: Melissa Jancourt


Sustainability Summit

May 4 | Milwaukee | 8:30 a.m.
Keynote Address: Mega-Trends, Future Forces and New Ways of Thinking About Sustainability

Speaker: Patrick Thibaudeau


National Adaptation Forum

May 9 | St. Paul | 4:30
Designing for Climate Change: Adaptation in the Built Environment
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Panelist: Ariane Laxo



May 9
| Vietnam

Public-Private Partnerships: A Path Forward for Vietnam Healthcare 

Panelist: Michael Hess


AAM 2017 Annual Meeting & MuseumExpo

May 10 | St. Louis | 9:45 a.m.
Resiliency Planning: Preparing to Preserve and Protect

Speakers: Ariane Laxo, Roxanne Nelson

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The Center for Health Design

May 10 | Chicago | 7:30 a.m.
A Content Collaborative: Designing Ambulatory Care Environments that Address Future Challenges

Speaker: Douglas Whiteaker


Lightfair® International 2017

May 10 | Philadelphia | 2:00 p.m.
The Challenge of Meeting LEED and WELL Standards in a Single Project – A Real Life Case Study

Speaker: Tao Ham 

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2017 Wisconsin Energy Efficiency Expo

May 17 | West Bend, Wisconsin | 9:00 a.m.
The Energy Efficiency Gap

Speaker: Brendon Dorn

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Asia Healthcare Summit


May 24 | Singapore | 11:40 a.m.
Cancer Treatment Centers – Exploring the Spectrum of Diagnosis and Treatment thru Planning and Design Trends, Case Studies and the Patient Experience

Speakers: Michael Hess, Dan Polachek


2017 Design Forum - Lean Construction Institute

May 31
| Chicago | 8:00 a.m.
Lean in the Design Practice

June 1 | Chicago | 10:45 a.m.
Lean Transformation of Design Enterprises 

Speaker: Stan Chiu


Environmental Design Research Association (EDRA)

May 31 - June 3 | Madison, WI

  • Practice Based Research: Yes, You Can! 
    Speakers: Kara Freihoefer, Terri Zborowsky, Amin Mojtahedi
  • An Approach to Capture the 'Voice of the Customer' During the Design Process
    Speakers: Kara Freihoefer, Rebecca Sanders
    Case Study: UK NICU
  • Aligning Inpatient Needs with Quality Outcomes for an Inpatient Unit Design
    Speakers: Kara Freihoefer, Jamin Homan, Scott Lindvall
    Case Study: St. Elizabeth Fremont Tower


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