July Program 2015
Program Chair: Board
Friday – July 10
Speaker: Ayche McClung
Title: “Islamic Architecture: A Window into the World”
Ms. McClung will talk about how Islamic Architecture provides a window into the World’s past and future.
Friday – July 17
Speaker: Jennifer Choi, System Engineer Consultant
Title: “Systems Engineering Can Solve It All”
Anytime you have an interdisciplinary approach to solve a complex problem, there's going to be elements of System Engineering, whether the project knows it or not. Ms. Choi will talk about how System Engineering can be applied to almost any problem to find a solution.
Friday – July 24
Speaker: Howard Wiig; Energy Analyst State Energy Office
Title: Hawaii’s Brand Spanking New Tropical Energy Code
Howard will brief us on the new Tropical Energy Code, which Howard forged together to address the unique problems architect and engineers face in tropical climates in designing building envelopes, mechanical and electrical systems.
Friday – June 31
Speaker: Bundit Kanisthakhon: Principle, Tadpole Studio Honolulu
Title: “Work and Play, What it Means to be a Tadpole”
Tadpole Studio is a multi-disciplinary design studio based in Honolulu and Bangkok. They strive to provide opportunities for experimentation and inspiration in design. Their goals are to serve as a catalyst in the creation of meaningful new works, and to collaborate with the design community to expand public interest and understanding in contemporary design. “Architectural design anywhere should be responsive to the local climate. In the case of Hawaii, because we’re blessed with a temperate and comfortable climate all year round, the architectural design should reflect that blessing in the form of breathable buildings.”
Meetings are open to all interested persons and are held every Friday (except holidays) in Downtown Honolulu. Meetings start at NOON and end PROMPTLY at 1:00 pm.
Meeting Location Map
After 65 years at the YWCA, In 2009 EAH had to relocate our meeting location.
All Friday meetings are in meeting room 301 in the Topa Tower (Ewa Tower) of the (old AmFac Building) 745 Fort Street Mall.
Validated Parking is available cost $2.00 (enter from Nimitz Hwy).
A complete Buffet Lunch is catered by the Mango Grill.
Lunch cost: Members $10.00; Guests $12.00; Students free.
Welcome to bring your brown bag lunch, a $2 donation is appreciated.
Ice Tea, Lemonade and water Free.
All are invited to attend. No RSVP required! See you there!
Miss a meeting? Bulletins and recordings from past meetings can be found here.
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