Principal Katie Popolow, AIA, DBIA, LEED AP BD+C will be on a panel discussing “Behind the Curtain for Design-Build.”
Session details: In the months before COVID-19 struck, the climate crisis was at the top of many people’s minds—from teenagers protesting in the streets, to large corporations pledging to become carbon neutral. In the A&D world, we saw growing awareness of embodied carbon and significant commitment from firms and clients alike. How can our learning from the current health crisis help us take the sustainability movement to the next stage?
Other speakers include Greg Zoll, DBIA, VP Facilities Management & Development, Sharp Healthcare; Michael Akavan, PE, CPD, LEED AP, Principal and CEO, MA Engineering; and Jim Conley, SE, DBIA, Principal, Structural Engineering, Coffman Engineers, Inc.; with moderator David Umstot, PE, CEM, Co-Founder and President, Umstot Project and Facilities Solutions, LLC.
Katie has managed teams on a wide variety of project types including public safety, infrastructure, higher education, independent K-12, administration facilities, and even a children’s museum. She has a keen understanding of the delivery methods including design-bid-build, GC/CM, and design-build. Katie is experienced in all phases of project development and successfully carries a project from inception…