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    February 2018 Program - High Design Meets Fast Turnaround...

    February 12, 2018
    11:00 AM - 1:15 PM
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    Grumpy's Bar & Grill
    2801 Snelling Ave.
    Roseville, MN 55113


    High Design Meets Fast Turnaround: Lessons Learned on a Small Design-Build Project

    Presentation and Lunch Program

    Monday, February 12, 2018

    11:00 am - 1:15 pm

    2801 Snelling Ave
    Roseville, MN 55113 


    11:00 am - 11:30 am / Registration & Socializing
    11:30 am - 12:45 pm / Program Presentation*
    12:45 pm - 1:15pm / Lunch & Chapter Business

    Note Program Presentation will be prior to lunch due to speakers prior obligations.


    Nina Ebbighausen received her architectural degree from Syracuse University and has practiced in the United Kingdom, Switzerland, and across the United States. She has been practicing at Alliiance, an architectural firm in Minneapolis where she is a Senior Associate, and teaching design at the University of Minnesota School of Architecture, where she is an Adjunct Associate Professor, since the beginning of 1999. Nina was the Project Manager in charge of the Minneapolis Central Library, designed in collaboration with Cesar Pelli. Her work has engaged aspects of urban design and digital fabrication as well, including her award-winning designs for the Xcel Energy Hiawatha West and Midtown Substation Enclosures. Most recently, Nina was a designer of The Horn sculpture at the main entrance of the new Vikings Stadium in Minneapolis, and served as its Project Architect during construction. Nina received a MN Young Architects Award in 2004 for her dedication to public work and outstanding involvement and leadership in architectural education.

    Mike P. McGrath serves as President for MG McGrath. Crediting his father as his mentor, Mike began his career with MG McGrath sweeping warehouse floors at a young age. He eventually grew with the family business as an Apprentice, a Journeyman, a Foreman, and then a Project Manager, before assuming his responsibilities as President of Operations and the company’s visionary. Mike received his degree from the University of Minnesota Business in Business Administration SMW1A- 5 year COMP course. As President of MG McGrath, Mike P. McGrath is responsible for all aspects of the business. With over 20 years of hands-on experience, he is a transformational leader. His deft understanding of architectural metal, glass and glazing, building envelope design, and high volume operations has helped grow and develop MG McGrath’s teams and technologies in order to be able to take on bigger and more architecturally complex projects than ever before. With projects in motion from New York to Los Angeles, and in-between, Mike works closely with architects, contractors and clients. He is armed with the company’s belief that, with great people, you will get amazing results.



    CSI-MSP Member = $0
    Non-Member = $45.00



    1 HSW-SD Credit applied for



    $0.00 Member - Lunch and Presentation

    $45.00 Non-Member/Guest - Lunch and Presentation

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