Sustainable Transformation: Public-Private Partnership Leads the Way
A mid-century office building isn't normally associated with eye-opening innovation. In this case, it is.
Hear the stories behind the transformative journey of one downtown Brooklyn office building into a hub for science and creative arts. You'll learn about the process of addressing the limitations of mid-century buildings; the latest science on energy, sustainability, and building reuse; and challenges and strategies for reuse.
Plus, explore what it took to get a LEED Platinum renovation, the partnership between university and city, and how design balanced the client's desire for flexibility with the creation of a sense of place open to the community.
- Hear firsthand from city and university leaders about the advantages of their partnership strategy and gain a better understanding of the complexities associated with this type of delivery model.
- Explore how the adaptive reuse of an abandoned mid-century building can contribute to the revitalization of a neighborhood and help nurture the community's ambitions for the future.
- Discover groundbreaking sustainability initiatives and practical strategies for flexible future change that can bring abandoned structures back to life.
- Assess the challenges common to many aging mid-century building renovations and how to strategically overcome these challenges.
Senior Vice President for University Relations and Public Affairs | New York UniversityLynne P. Brown is Senior Vice President for University Relations and Public Affairs at New York...
Partner | Mitchell GiurgolaStephen Dietz, AIA, is a partner at Mitchell Giurgola. For over 25 years, Stephen has worked on new...
Partner | Mitchell GiurgolaCarol Loewenson, FAIA is a partner at Mitchell Giurgola. She is a graduate of Barnard College and...
President | Downtown Brooklyn PartnershipRegina Myer is President of the Downtown Brooklyn Partnership, a not-for-profit local development...
Marketing Manager | Mitchelle GiurgolaDanielle Stecher is the Marketing Manager at Mitchell Giurgola. She joined the firm in 2015. Ms....
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