We are excited to announce our first chapter meeting of the fall will feature Skender and their recent develops with prefab construction.
Check our this recent article
in Crain's on Skender's plans for a factory built apartment building.
Join us on September 25 as we visit Skender's new office and hear more about their prefab from Tim Swanson, Chief Design Officer. Details on the event and registration coming soon.
Presented by: Tim Swanson | Chief Design Officer | Skender
Time: 5:30pm-8:00pmCost: Registration: Due by September, 2018Continuing Education: Learning Objectives:
Location: Skender, 1330 West Fulton Street, Chicago
Tim Swanson, Chief Design Officer, Skender
Tim leads Skender’s team of architects and designers—bringing his passion for integrating the design and construction process to the firm’s clients. In his former position of Chicago office director at CannonDesign, he was the youngest office leader in the history of the century-old firm. Throughout his decade there, Tim oversaw a team of more than 200 architecture, engineering, and planning experts. He also led its City Design practice, a national group focused on helping cities around the world grow and prosper. Having lived in Abu Dhabi, rural India and major American cities like New York and Chicago, Tim brings a unique, global perspective to his design work. He is an advocate for smart growth and sustainable development, working with leaders at the intersection of urban planning, public health, and education. Tim earned a Master of Architecture with a specialization in urban development and infill from the University of Illinois at Chicago, and undergraduate degrees in fine arts and economics from Colgate University.