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September 2016

Lynn Carlton
Lynn Hoffman Carlton, an urban planner with HOK in Kansas City, will present "Suburban America in the 21st Century" at the Urban Land Institute Indiana—Technical Assistance Panel on Sept. 1, 11:30 a.m.
HOK's Kansas City office will host a networking event as part of Sports Business Week on Sept. 12 from 6 to 9 p.m.
Fannin Chris Events
HOK's Chris Fannin, a director of the firm's global planning practice, will present during the panel discussion "Infrastructure and Connectivity" at RESI 2016 on Sept. 13, 3 p.m.
Gordon Wright Events
Gordon Wright, director of HOK’s Strategic Accounts practice, will present on approaching the workplace as a productivity asset at CoreNet Global Summit - EMEA in Amsterdam, Sept. 15 at 3 p.m. Wright will present "Workplace: Productivity Asset or Cost Liability?" with Tim Oldman and Dr. Peggie Rothe of the Leesman Index.
Tim Meyers Events
Tim Meyers, a design professional in HOK's Kansas City office, will present on the panel discussion "Parametric Facade Optimization at All Scales" at Facades Plus, an event presented by The Architect's Newspaper in Kansas City on Sept. 15 at 11:10 a.m.
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Sofia Fonseca, a consulting specialist based in HOK’s Houston office, will present on leadership training at the CoreNet Global Summit - EMEA in Amsterdam. The presentation, "The Corporate Real Estate Leader: Leadership Training in a Climate of Uncertainty," takes place on Sept. 15 at 4 p.m.
George Heinlein Events
George Heinlein, a regional leader of HOK’s Sports + Recreation + Entertainment practice, and Tom Wilson, president of Olympia Entertainment, will present a case study of Little Caesars Arena at AXS Sports Facilities and Franchises. The presentation, "Motor City Makeover: The Detroit Red Wings are Revitalizing a City," takes place Sept. 20 at 9:45 a.m.
Matt Breidenthal
HOK Regional Engineering Leader Matt Breidenthal will present "Engineering Starts Before Concept" at Stanford University's CIFE 2016 Summer Program at 1:30 p.m. Sept. 20 in room 292 of The Jerry Yang & Akiko Yamazaki Environment & Energy Building at Stanford University.
Bright Alan Events
Alan Bright, the design principal for HOK’s San Francisco office, is a keynote panel member at the AIA Western Mountain Region (AIAWMR) Annual Conference in Salt Lake City, Utah. His presentation, "Making Our Region Better," will begin at 8 a.m., Sept. 24.
Bright Alan Events
Alan Bright, design principal for HOK's San Francisco office, presented at the AIA Western Mountain Region Conference on Sept. 24 at 8:00 a.m. on the Salt Lake City International Airport Passenger Terminal Redevelopment.
Chicas Robert, White Marion, Events
Robert Chicas, director of HOK's Aviation + Transportation group, and Marion White, a regional leader, will participate in a project-focused discussion about global airport development trends at the 2016 ACI-NA/World Annual Conference/World Annual General Assembly in Montreal. It will take place from 1:15 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. on Sept. 25.
Stephen Beacham
Stephen Beacham, director of interiors in HOK's Philadelphia studio, will speak on a panel discussion hosted by the ASID Pennsylvania East chapter. The "Design Experiences" panel will take place Sept. 28, 6 p.m. at Philadelphia's Natuzzi Italia store.
Ronak Gawarwala
HOK's Ronak Gawarwala, a sustainable design leader in HOK's London practice, will share an introduction of HOK's EDGE commitment during an EDGE Green Building Week Breakfast Seminar on Sept. 29, 8:30 a.m. at the Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street Hotel in London.
Woolford Khanna Event
HOK's Paul Woolford, design principal, and Amit Khanna, regional leader of engineering, both based in the firm's San Francisco office, join prestigious juries for the WAN Awards.