Catalyzing entrepreneurship and innovation: Findings on NCSU’s latest engineering building

October 10-11, 2022
San Antonio, TX
Bill Davis, RA, LEED AP
Associate Director - Formal Design

NC State University’s latest engineering facility marks a crucial next step for the College of Engineering, delivering critical infrastructure that enables faculty and students to leverage the power of convergence across disciplines in an atmosphere unmatched anywhere in the nation. Bill Davis sets out details of the public/private funding model, changes in pedagogy, and stakeholder engagement strategies that were critical to designing and constructing Fitts-Woolard Hall. He examines how the design delivers an extraordinary impact on teaching, learning, research, and industry, and he highlight decisions on leading-edge space solutions, relates key lessons learned, and provides early post-occupancy findings.

Tuesday, October 11, 2022 - 9:15am-9:45am