Tim Wentz - The Future of Our Industry
The Future of Our Industry
ASHRAE Distinguished Lecture by Tim Wentz
Date: Thursday, 19th April 2018
Time: 18:00 – 19:30
Location: RT0.40, School of Architecture, Building and Civil Engineering Loughborough University Loughborough LE11 3TU
The future of our industry
This presentation will explore some of the emerging trends and technologies that will likely shape our future. As with any dramatic change, both danger and opportunity will manifest themselves, requiring us to create innovative, imaginative approaches to seize the opportunities.
Tim Wentz is an Associate Professor of Construction Management at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln, where he teaches a wide spectrum of courses, including environmental systems, mechanical estimating, mechanical project management, professional practice/ethics and the senior capstone course. Tim’s professional focus is in teaching and undergraduate education, where he has participated in numerous committees and initiatives. He currently serves as an advanced team leader for the Peer Review of Teaching program, a College representative on the Student Success task force and is also currently chair of the College of Engineering Curriculum and Academic Standards Committee.
Tim has served the Society in many different capacities. He started his ASHRAE career in 1976 after graduating from the University of Nebraska and worked in a grassroots capacity for many years. He is a past president of the Nebraska Chapter, past RVC of Student Activities for Region IX, past DRC of Region IX and as Society president in 2016-2017. Tim also serves as Faculty Advisor of the Mechanical/Electrical Specialty Contractors (MESC) student chapter, which is an umbrella student chapter co-sponsored by ASHRAE, the Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA) and the National Electrical Contractors of America (NECA). He received an ASHRAE Technology Award in 1987, Region IX Chapter President of the Year, Region IX Hall of Honor in 2005, E. K. Campbell Award of Merit for Teaching in 2000, the Distinguished Service Award in 2013 and the Exceptional Service Award in 2015. Tim was named an ASHRAE Fellow in 2005.
|Event Date||18-04-2018 6:00 pm|
|Event End Date||18-04-2018 8:00 pm|
|Cut off date||18-04-2018 6:00 pm|
|Individual Price||Free for All|
|Location||School of Architecture, Building and Civil Engineering, Loughborough University|