Healthcare Committee presents UCLA Edie Lew & Wasserman Building Tour - Jules Stein Eye Institute and UCLA’s Neurosurgery Department
May 18, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
300 Stein Plaza Driveway, Los Angeles, CA 900957

AIA|LA Healthcare Committee
UCLA Edie Lew & Wasserman Building Tour
Jules Stein Eye Institute and UCLA’s Neurosurgery Department

This tour is full!

When: ThursdayMay 18, 2017. From 4:00pm-6:00pm
Where: 300 Stein Plaza Driveway, Los Angeles, CA 90095

The tour will be hosted by Richard Meier and Partners Architects and Vantage Technology Consulting Group to provide an in-depth view of the building’s Architectural design and site planning, walk through some exciting spaces and dive deep into the Technology that was used to support the vision of UCLA’s Neurosurgery Department. Attendees will have the opportunity to experience a conference space with gesture based control capabilities and a 3D enabled curved 24-foot-wide screen used to show high resolution medical images. Other spaces include a tele-medicine broadcast / recording studio and control room as well as a virtual reality lab to continue the exploration of emerging technologies in the medical field.


James R. Crawford, AIA 
Richard Meier & Partners

Jim Crawford is a Partner and the Project Manager and Senior Technical Coordinator for the Los Angeles office of Richard Meier & Partners. He is responsible for general project management including schedule development and monitoring, consultant contracting and administration, technical coordination, code compliance and construction administration services.

Roozbeh Afzal, RCDD, CTS 
Vantage Technology Consulting Group

Rooz is a seasoned technology strategist and consultant specializing in the design of infrastructure, cabling and systems, with a wide range of experience including Hospitals, Higher Education and Corporate Facilities. His experience encompasses the planning of Data Centers and Technology Rooms, structured cabling systems, and audiovisual and security systems. He understands the importance of designing a flexible and resilient infrastructure that can support multiple generations of technology.

Michael Dannenberg, CTS, DMC-E 
Associate Principal / Director of New and Emerging Technologies 
Vantage Technology Consulting Group

With over 20 years of technical project management and systems engineering experience, Mike has a foundation in the design of film theater equipment & systems. Mike excels in corporate and classroom system design and implementation. Known for his innovative solutions and creative approaches, Mike listens carefully to his client’s needs and designs technology systems that address their business challenges.

Please note that the cost of this tour is $25 for AIA members and $35 for non-member - charged upon registration.

Special thanks to UCLA for hosting this event.

Parking Instructions: 
Option #1: Ralph’s Parking Lot: 10861 Weyburn Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90024. *Free 2-hour parking with validation. Enter on Le Conte Ave.
Option #2: Jules Stein Parking Lot: 100 Stein Plaza, UCLA, CA 90095 
$12 flat rate for daily single entry.