Join SmithGroup at the Tradeline Research Facilities 2021 Conference on September 27th and 28th in Boston. Register through the conference website and connect with our thought leaders at the sessions highlighted below.
Tuesday, September 28 | 8:05 - 9:00 AM ET
Research Workplace Considerations for a Competitive Edge in the Battle for High-Tech Talent
With Stephanie Mitrovic and Diane Kase
This session will explore the demographics, disruptors and employee demands that are altering the future of research workspace and examine how leading organizations are creating an engaging, collaborative and interdisciplinary culture to attract and retain science professionals.
Tuesday, September 28 | 11:45 - 12:40 PM ET
Public Space in Research Facilities: Drawing in the Community to Engage, Excite and Educate
With David Johnson
Session leaders David Johnson, SmithGroup Higher Education Design Strategist, and Susan Monroe, Capital Projects Manager, Facilities and Operations, University of Michigan and Lois Mate, Associate Principal, Ennead, will use the University of Michigan Biological Sciences Building as a case study to examine the effects of co-locating two dynamic programs—research labs and science-based museums—to facilitate connections between researchers and the public while encouraging interaction among departments.