May 19, 2017 | Central Piedmont Community College | Charlotte, NC
Whether it's public or private, two-year or four, higher education in Charlotte has been both renewing its campuses and infrastructure, as well as expanding. Central Piedmont Community College continues its Central Campus renewal and satellite campus expansion. University of North Carolina at Charlotte expands its main campus and connects with new light rail to its Center City campus. Johnson & Wales University continues its role as one of the premier anchors of Charlotte’s Gateway Village. Join us as we hear from leaders from each of these campuses to explore the opportunities and challenges each institution faces in its mission to better serve higher education needs in Charlotte and beyond.
Compare the complexities of design and construction on a relatively new 50-year-old campus with those on a 150-year-old campus that includes historic buildings.
Describe the benefits of construction manager agency and how it can impact the success of design and construction on a multi-campus institution.
Design a complex new science building or student center and weave its architecture into the historic fabric of an existing campus while meeting rigorous sustainability goals.
Recognize the economic, scheduling, construction logistics, design, and planning differences between comprehensive renovation and new construction on a variety of campuses.