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Industry Leaders Roundtable Retreat, October 12-13

Pocantico Conference Center

Several of the world’s largest firms met this past October 12th-13th at the 2nd Annual Industry Leaders Roundtable at the Pocantico Conference Center of the Rockefeller Brothers Fund to discuss Innovation & Metrics. The retreat was held at the Rockefeller Estate in Tarrytown, NY.

Three well-known speakers presented their latest research on these topics, followed by workshops led by facilitator Nancy Alexander.  Pay Wu of Deloitte Services, LP presented Mass Career Customization. Author Sally Helgesen’s topic was Innovation: Why the Female Vision is Key. Sara Meyer-Davis opened the second day’s workshops with In Business What is Achieved is Measured.

Special guest Anna Franz, Director of Planning and Project Management at the Office of Architect of the Capitol, spoke about High Performance and Sustainable Solutions for Historic Federal Buildings – Transformation and Innovation. Franz also discussed the Capitol’s current architecture and engineering projects, as well as those coming up. Firms that attended the event included AECOM, Perkins+Will, HOK, Weidlinger Engineers, ARUP, Thornton Tomassetti, Sorg Architects, and Buro Happold, among others. For a full description of the Roundtable, click here.

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