DESIGNCOLUMBUS 2021

Monday, April 26 - Thursday, April 29, 2021

DesignColumbus 2021 is an opportunity to learn and engage in the transformation of the Central Ohio built environment to be more healthy, prosperous and sustainable. The educational seminars along with the product demostrations present current and future development of technologies for all leaders in Central Ohio creating buildings and communities that promote economic growth and sustain the health and vitality of all life.

8:30 AM: Session 201

Innovation in Engineering Education at ONU

9:00 AM: Break

10:30 AM: Session 202

Biophilic Design: An Opportunity for Sustainable Healthcare Resiliency

1:30 PM: Session 203

How a Company became Healthier during a Pandemic (IDCEC)

3:30 PM: Session 204

Universal Education: Key Design Factors in Therapeutic, Inclusive, and High Performance Spaces

2:30 PM: Break

4:00 PM: Happy Hour

8:30 AM: Session 301

Quarry Trails

9:00 AM: Break

10:30 AM: Session 202

Integrating Health & Wellbeing into the Foundation of the Built Environment (IDCEC)

1:30 PM: Session 203

Scarlet, Gray & Green - Exploring Sustainable Excellence in OSU's Athletic District

3:30 PM: Session 204

Preserving and Sharing Ohio’s Stories: Modern Trends in Museum Curation

2:30 PM: Break

4:00 PM: Happy Hour

8:30 AM: Session 401

EMS Station 51: Athens County's First Net-Zero Building

9:00 AM: Break

10:30 AM: Session 402

Lakeland Community College Campus Transformation: An Integrated Learning Environment

12:00 PM: Keynote

Mayor Andrew J. Ginther, Mayor of Columbus, Ohio

1:30 PM: Session 403

Virtual Reality in Architecture

3:30 PM: Session 404

Trends Influencing the Future Workplace (IDCEC)

2:30 PM: Break

4:00 PM: Happy Hour

8:30 AM: Session 301

Quarry Trails

9:00 AM: Break

10:30 AM: Session 302

Integrating Health & Wellbeing into the Foundation of the Built Environment (IDCEC)

1:30 PM: Session 303

Scarlet, Gray & Green - Exploring Sustainable Excellence in OSU's Athletic District

3:30 PM: Session 203

Preserving and Sharing Ohio’s Stories: Modern Trends in Museum Curation

2:30 PM: Break

4:00 PM: Happy Hour

These four days of continuing education and informational displays are organized to attract hundreds of professionals involved in the building industry. Attendees and participants are representatives of the entire project team, including architects, designers, engineers, owners, developers, government officials, municipal planners, facility managers, contractors, construction managers, construction specifiers, manufacturers, product representatives and others.

DesignColumbus has a track for Interior Designers focusing on Interior Design. Check out the detailed description for each presentation, indicating opportunities for AIA, GBCI and IDCEC continuing education units (CEUs). These CEU opportunities are of tremendous value to AIA, LEED Accredited Professionals and Interior Designers interested in maintaining their credentials in an ever more competitive marketplace. Certificates for each class will be sent out electronically. These can be used to self-report your education units for your field. AIA, GBCI and IDCEC credits will be automatically reported for you.

DesignColumbus is the joint effort of U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) – Ohio and the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) – Columbus Chapter.20

DesignColumbus 2021

Virtual Education Event

New Home of the Columbus State's Hospitality Management and Culinary Arts Program

April 26-29, 2021

This multi day of continuing education and informational displays is organized to attract hundreds of professionals involved in the building industry. Attendees and participants are representatives of the entire project team, including architects, designers, engineers, owners, developers, government officials, municipal planners, facility managers, contractors, construction managers, construction specifiers, manufacturers, product representatives and others. DesignColumbus has an track for Interior Designers focusing on Interior Design. Check out the detailed description for each presentation, indicating opportunities for AIA, GBCI and IDCEC continuing education units (CEUs). These CEU opportunities are of tremendous value to AIA, LEED Accredited Professionals and Interior Designers interested in maintaining their credentials in an ever more competitive marketplace. Certificates for each class will be sent out electronically. These can be used to self-report your education units for your field. AIA, GBCI and IDCEC credits will be automatically reported for you. DesignColumbus is the joint efforts of U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) – Ohio and the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) – Columbus Chapter.20

PARKING

Parking is free.

Floor Plan

Second Floor

First Floor

Event schedule, speakers, and session times 

DesignColumbus 2020 is an opportunity to learn and engage in the transformation of the Central Ohio built environment to be more healthy, prosperous and sustainable. The seventeen educational seminars along with the trade show present current and future development of technologies for all leaders in Central Ohio creating buildings and communities that promote economic growth and sustain the health and vitality of all life.

This full day of continuing education and informational displays is organized to attract hundreds of professionals involved in the building industry. Attendees and participants are representatives of the entire project team, including architects, designers, engineers, owners, developers, government officials, municipal planners, facility managers, contractors, construction managers, construction specifiers, manufacturers, product representatives and others.

DesignColumbus has an all-day track for Interior Designers focusing on Interior Design. Check out the detailed description for each presentation, indicating opportunities for AIA, GBCI and IDCEC continuing education units (CEUs). These CEU opportunities are of tremendous value to AIA, LEED Accredited Professionals and Interior Designers interested in maintaining their credentials in an ever more competitive marketplace. Certificates for each class will be sent out electronically. These can be used to self-report your education units for your field. AIA, GBCI and IDCEC credits will be automatically reported for you.

DesignColumbus is the joint efforts of U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) – Ohio and the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) – Columbus Chapter.20