Mic Patterson, PhD, LEED AP BD+C

Director of Strategic Development, Schuco-USA


Mic Patterson is a designer, researcher, educator, futurist, author, photographer and entrepreneur. He has concentrated his professional and academic career on advanced facade technology and sustainable building practices. He pioneered the introduction of structural glass facade technology in the United States in the 1990s, implementing diverse and novel applications including cable trusses, cable nets and grid shells. Patterson was among the founding group of the Advanced Technology Studio of Enclos, where he works as the Vice President of Strategic Development. He is a co-founder of the Facade Tectonics Institute and serves on the steering committee, and co-founder of the Facades+ conference series. He is on the technical research committee for GlassCon Global and a member of the Advisor Group for the Council for Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat. He has twice been named among the industry’s most influential by US Glass magazine. Patterson is a Ph.D. candidate in the School of Architecture at the University of Southern California with a research focus on sustainable facade renovation practices. He has taught, written extensively, and lectured internationally on diverse aspects of advanced facade technology. He is the author of Structural Glass Facades and Enclosures, published by Wiley.

All session by Mic Patterson, PhD, LEED AP BD+C

Beyond Glazing

4:00 pm - 5:15 pm

Session 5 – Skin & Bones

1:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Closing Remarks

5:15 pm - 5:30 pm

Opening Remarks

8:00 am - 8:15 am

Opening Remarks

8:15 am - 8:30 am

Session 2 – Risky Business

10:15 am - 11:15 am

Opening Remarks

1:30 pm - 1:45 pm

Closing Remarks

5:45 pm - 6:00 pm

Session 2 – Myths & Tales of Transparency

1:45 pm - 3:15 pm
Facade Tectonics Host Room