The SPDC Industry Seminar Series consists of lectures and presentations by invited speakers who are industry leaders in the built environment profession. These seminars will take place twice a semester and will be followed by a reception and informal get together with SPDC students. Series topics include the latest developments and innovations in the field, along with success stories from the speakers. Many of the speakers will be alumni of the SPDC constituent programs: Construction Management, Interior Design, Landscape Architecture and Urban & Regional Planning.
Questions about the series may be sent to Heidi Macwan at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (517) 353-4454.
Joseph Maguire, President and CEO of Wolverine Development Corporation, and President of the Society of Environmentally Responsible facilities (SERF).
Speaker: Alan Scott, President and Owner of Alan F Scott, Inc., and Former Co-Founder and Managing Member of the NRP Group.
Date: Tuesday, Apr. 18, 2017
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Speaker: Samuel Cummings, Principal and Managing Partner for CWD Real Estate Investment
Date: Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016
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Speaker: Douglas Maibach, chairman of Barton Malow Enterprises, and executive vice president of Barton Malow Company
Date: Thursday, Mar. 24, 2016
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Speaker: Peter Riguardi, president of JLL’s New York Tri-state region
Date: Thursday, November 5, 2015
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Speaker: Joseph Maguire, President and CEO of Wolverine Development Corporation, and President of the Society of Environmentally Responsible facilities.
Date: Thursday, September 24, 2015
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Speaker: Pat Gillespie, Chief Visionary, Founder and President, Gillespie Group
Date: Friday, April 24, 2015
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Speakers: Robert and Karen Schroeder, Co-Owners of Mayberry Homes, and President and Vice President, respectively
Date: Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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Speaker: Jay Smith, LEED AP, Executive Vice President of Construction Operations and Corporate Safety Officer, The Christman Company
Date: Thursday, March 27, 2014
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