Construction History paper sessionAIA Minnesota Annual Convention, Minneapolis, MN – November 2013
Construction History paper session – SESAH Annual Meeting, Charlotte, NC – October 2013
Skyscraper History: Looking Back While Looking Up, a one-day symposium co-hosted with APT Western Great Lakes Chapter – Chicago, IL – June 2013

A one-day symposium featuring case studies of local preservation efforts aimed at saving, rehabilitating and re-using historic skyscrapers.  A concluding panel debated which city can most convincingly claim the status as the birthplace of the skyscraper: New York, Minneapolis or Chicago.