Steering Committee

Attila Arian

President, Schüco USA

Audrey Wu

Project Architect, Gensler

Benjamin Fay P.E.

Director of Engineering, W&W Glass

Chris Stutzki, Ph.D.

Founder, Stutzki Engineering


Associate Director, SOM


Associate Professor, University of Southern California

Emilie Hagen, LEED Fellow

Associate Director, Atelier Ten

Erik L. Olsen, PE

Managing Partner, Transsolar KlimaEngineering

Helen Sanders, Ph.D.

Strategic Business Development, Technoform Glass Insulation NA, Inc

Ignacio Solla

Associate Director, Arup

James Doerfler, AIA

Director of Architecture + Architectural Studies Programs, Philadelphia University

Karen Kensek

Assistant Professor, University of Southern California

Ken Yeang

Principal, T. R. Hamzah & Yeang Sdn. Bhd.

L. William Zahner,

CEO/President, Zahner

Mark Liu

Senior Vice President | General Manager: China, The Jerde Partnership

Mark Silverberg

President, Technoform North America

Matt Williams

Associate Principal / US Facades Practice Leader, Arup

Mic Patterson, LEED AP BD+C

Director of Strategic Development, Schuco-USA

Oliver Stepe

President, YKK AP America

Pablo LaRoche

Professor of Architecture, Cal Poly Pomona University

Peter Simmonds

Managing Director/Principal, Building and Systems Analytics LLC

Roger Fricke

Senior Vice President, Preconstruction, MATT Construction

Sheldon B. Davis, Ph.D.

Vice President of Science and Technology, Guardian Industries

Silvia Prandelli

COO, Werner Sobek New York

Stacey Hooper, AIA, LEED AP BD+C

Health + Science Market Leader, NBBJ

Stanley Yee, LEED

Construction Specialist, Dow Corning High Performance Building Solutions

Stéphane Hoffman

North American Vice President for Technical Development, Morrison Hershfield Consulting Engineers


Senior Advisor at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Valerie Block

Senior Marketing Specialist, Kuraray America

Werner Jager

R&D Consultant, Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics / Professor of Building Physics, University of Applied Sciences at Augsburg