Bill Odell, FAIA, LEED AP

Keynote Speaker

Bill Odell, FAIA, LEED AP, is an architect who thinks like a scientist. He has designed a wide range of award-winning projects across the world—with a focus on innovative research facilities.

With every new project, Bill strives to develop smarter, faster, better ways to design and deliver buildings that emulate and enhance the essence of an organization’s unique mission. He translates sophisticated research models into innovative planning and design strategies to create comfortable, collaborative environments for multigenerational building populations.

Bill has been a leader of HOK’s industry-leading sustainable design initiatives and is a frequent speaker on architecture, environmental issues and professional ethics. His many publications include coauthoring The HOK Guidebook to Sustainable Design, which quickly became a reference guide on sustainable, high-performance design.