Tradeline: University Facilities Conference

Scottsdale, AZ

May 6-7, 2019

EYP's experts discuss opportunities for colleges and universities to strategically and effectively engage students and build communities to foster and promote innovation.

Academic Innovation for Student Engagement: Four Approaches from Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

More than ever before, thoughtfully analyzing and exploring complex challenges to create solutions for tomorrow’s world requires innovative ways of collaborating and engaging. Educating today’s students to effectively and creatively solve current and future challenges in a fast-paced and often shifting world of innovation requires strategic, flexible, and adaptable facilities. This dynamic session will discuss numerous projects that highlight proven research-based strategies for engaging students, creating communities, fostering collaboration, and promoting academic innovation.

Presented by:

  • Charles Kirby, Academic Planning & Design 
  • Brian Tucker, Academic Planning & Design 


Charles Kirby

Charles Kirby, FAIA, LEED AP BD+C

Academic Planning & Design

Brian Tucker

Brian Tucker, AIA, LEED AP BD+C

Academic Planning & Design