open meeting 12 - discussion event

open meeting 12 – discussion event

“chicago computation group meetup”  an informal event with casual drinks and discussion.   The chicago computation group will be joined by Francis Aish – Partner and Head of the Applied Research and Development team at Foster and Partners.

//about the guest

Francis Aish
Applied Research and Development

Francis Aish is head of the Applied Research and Development team. He joined Foster + Partners in 1999 and became a partner in 2008. His work embraces the research and development of systems to model and solve complex, multi-disciplinary design problems and he has been involved in over 100 projects, including the Swiss Re headquarters tower, 30 St Mary Axe in London and the competition for Beijing International Airport. He also conducts collaborative research with leading universities and companies and has published academic papers on design and simulation systems, as well as lecturing widely on the subject in Europe and North America.
-from www.fosterandpartners.com

Francis also gave a great talk with Lord Foster at the ETH for the AAG2016 conference linked here:  http://www.video.ethz.ch/conferences/2016/aagc.html