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International Education Week: Innovation Seminars – Smart Buildings
Looking to gain valuable insight into smart and energy-efficient building? Join us for a FREE trans-Atlantic knowledge exchange and build your network by meeting leading global industry players. The event will feature guest speaker Enrica Oliva from Werner Sobek, an engineering and architecture firm focused on sustainable building and materials that developed a Triple Zero standard which requires buildings to have zero energy from outside sources, zero carbon dioxide emissions and zero waste production. Representatives of other German companies also will be involved. A catered networking reception will follow the seminar.
About the speaker:
Enrica Oliva, M.Sc. Struct. Eng., Partner and COO, Director of Structures Group, Werner Sobek New York Corp.
Enrica’s experience in the Construction Industry includes 9 years of design and project man-agement at Thornton Tomasetti, Inc. in New York, as well as the subsequent role of Director of Structures at Werner Sobek New York, taken on in 2016. At Werner Sobek New York, Enri-ca is currently managing a luxury penthouse-only residential project in Chelsea, New York, as well as prestigious Academic projects in the New York City, Chicago and Boston areas. Enrica and her Team work with Architects from all over the World, including Germany (Barkow Leibinger – out of Berlin – for example), and often collaborates with the Headquarters in Stuttgart, on projects in the U.S., Europe and the Middle East. She also acts as the U.S. spokesperson for the Company’s achievements in the World of Sustainability, technological advancements, Research and Innovation, and promotes efficient and sustainable solutions in multiple aspects of the project design. In addition to leading the Structures Group, Enrica holds the role of Partner and COO at the Company.