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Events > BigWig Lunch Talk: Jeffrey Brown, FAIA

Aimed at up-and-coming leaders in our industry, BigWig Lunch Talks expose young professionals to the unique and inspiring stories of the tilt-up industry’s most successful architects, engineers and contractors. Each talk starts at 12:00 pm central and lasts for 30 minutes followed by a 20-minute Q&A. Talks are held virtually via video chat. If your lunch is crunchy, chew while muted.
Registration Closed

Pre-registration is required for this event. To maintain a group size conducive to in-depth conversation, participation is limited to the first 20 registrants. Events are sure to fill up fast and registration will close once full.

October 24, 2018

These events are open (and complimentary) to employees of TCA member companies only. Don’t know if your company maintains a TCA membership? A quick search of our member directory can confirm this for you. TCA Member Directory >

Video Conference

This event will be held live via video conference. A link to the event will be sent by email upon successful registration.

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Our third talk in this series will feature Jeffrey Brown, a past president of the Tilt-Up Concrete Association and the founding principal of Powers Brown Architecture with offices in Houston, Denver, Washington, DC and Toronto, Ontario. His work related to tilt-up construction methodology is expansive and transformative. He is the author of Tiltwallism: A Treatise on the Architectural Potential of Tilt Wall Construction, a book that examines the design opportunities available when engaging in the architectural exploration of a low technology / low cost form of construction and Confirmation Bias, which explores the peculiar relationship between the practicing architectural community, the architectural elite and academia, the construction industry and commercial development realities. Jeffrey was elevated to the American Institute of Architect's prestigious college of fellows largely for his work and research related to tilt-up and is the only two-time recipient of the Irving Gill Progressive Architecture award from the TCA.