Fresh Brew is a series of online morning conversations covering a variety of topics about all things architecture and design. Fresh Brew aims to provide the general public and industry professionals with engaging dialogue and to provide a space for inspiration during these challenging times.

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Data-Driven Storytelling

from Kuala Lumpur to SF

Tuesday, June 16 | 9:00 -10:00 AM

Host Robin Abad Ocubillo will be joined by Dr. Ceelia Leong, Senior Manager, Analytics Lead, Think City in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Eric Rodenbeck, Founder of Stamen Design in San Francisco.



Placemaking México

Tuesday, June 9 | 9:00 -10:00 AM

Host Robin Abad Ocubillo will be joined by Maria De Alva, Urban Planner, City + County of San Francisco and Guillermo Bernal, Executive Director, Fundación Placemaking México + Founder, Lugares Públicos, a Mexican nonprofit organization who conducts community outreach programs in public spaces.


Placemaking on the Waterfront

Tuesday, June 2 | 9:00 -10:00 AM

Waterfronts in cities all around the world have undergone unique transformations. This webisode examines the Golden Gate National Recreation Area around the San Francisco Bay and La Marina de Valencia, Spain.

Public Health + Placemaking

Tuesday, May 25 | 9:00 - 10:00 AM

This inaugural webisode of Fresh Brew: Placemaking, we’ll explore how the Memphis Medical District Collaborative and local efforts around San Francisco’s Civic Center are creating a new sense of connectedness to both the place and between people.


Virtual Design Hour

Thursday, May 28 | 9:00 - 10:00 AM

Physical distancing is the new norm — explore design technology for pandemic-safe distancing in the workplace which aims to inform clients what they need to do to make the right decisions.


The Human Aspects of Collaboration Technologies

Thursday, July 9 | 10:00 - 11:30 AM

This interactive morning program offers live Q + A as well as breakout sessions with Dr. Renate Fruchter, founding director of the Project Based Learning Laboratory, Stanford University and Dr. Flavia Grey, Senior Data Strategist, ZGF Architects.

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