Future of Learning
Friday, April 11, 2014
Time: 4:30 pm
Location: Architecture and Urban Planning Building 170
Lecture Summary: This presentation is an introduction to and overview of a four year summer internship program sponsored by Valerio Dewalt Train at UWM, now entering its second year. Each summer two students receive a scholarship for two months. The program is called “The Future of the Future.” Over four years, each summer focuses on a different typology; beginning with The Future of Work, followed by The Future of Learning, the Future of Pleasure, and finally the Future of Urban Living.
Bio: Joseph Valerio, a founding partner of VDTA, is an award-winning architect recognized for his creativity in project design. A tireless innovator with an enormous capacity for creation he oversees the design development of all firm commissions. Valerio’s portfolio, accumulated over a 40 year career, includes a wide variety of projects and numerous design awards. Corporate office, high-tech industrial, institutional, retail, healthcare, restaurant, residential and theater facilities are all represented