SmithGroup at 2019 AEI Conference

SmithGroup's experts will be active at the 2019 annual conference of the Architectural Engineering Institute (AEI).  This year's conference will be held in Washington, DC, April 3-6, 2019.  Join SmithGroup leaders at the conference by registering through the conference website.



Thursday, April 4 | 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM | Great Falls Room
New Life for Timeless Buildings
Presented by Director of Structural Engineering Andrea Reynolds

Thursday, April 4 | 1:30 - 3:00 PM | Great Falls Room
DC Water Headquarters
Presented by Design Director Sven Shockey

Thursday, April 4 | 3:30 - 5:00 PM | Potomac Room
Inserting Blast Resistance
Presented by Director of Structural Engineering Andrea Reynolds

Thursday, April 4 | 3:30 - 5:00 PM | Potomac Room
Integrating Resilient, Efficient Electrical Systems on a Campus
Presented by Science & Technology Studio Leader Tom Faucette

Friday, April 5 | 10:00 - 11:30 AM | Great Falls Room
Museum of the Bible - Building Team Collaboration Yields Project Success
Presented by Principal Ionel Petrus

Friday, April 5 | 3:00 - 4:30 PM | Falls Church Room
Young Professionals Council: Transitioning from Theory to Practice
Presented by Mechanical Engineer Mary Taylor



Join the Saturday technical tours with SmithGroup to visit Museum of the Bible, a 400,000 sf new museum completed in November of 2017. Begins with a tour of the USGBC Headquarters, followed by a stop at SmithGroup's office for briefing and brunch, and concluding with a tour of Museum of the Bible.

Saturday, April 6 | 9:00 AM - 1:00PM
More details are available on the conference website, including how to register.



Three SmithGroup projects will be honored at the conference award ceremony. Attend the Professional Project Awards Presentations to hear from project team members, Friday, April 5 4:15 - 5:15 PM.

Wayne State University, Mike Ilitch School of Business

  • Excellence in Lighting Systems Design
  • Merit in Electrical Systems Design

DC Water Headquarters

  • Best Overall Under $100M
  • Excellence in AE Integration
  • Excellence in Structural Systems Design
  • Merit in Mechanical Systems Design

University of Texas at Dallas Engineering and Computer Science West

  • Merit in Electrical Systems Design
  • Merit in Lighting Systems Design