4 mar 11  | Archone: Newsletter of the College of Architecture at Texas A&M University

Adrian Smith visits students, presents Rowlett Lecture

Adrian Smith '66, designer of the world's tallest building and partner in a firm dedicated to the design of high-performance, energy efficient and sustainable architecture on an international scale, was featured at the 2011 John Miles Rowlett Lecture Series. The event is hosted annually by the CRS Center for Leadership and Management in the Design and Construction Industry.

He is widely reputed as the leading authority on supertall buildings, said Valerian Miranda, CRS Center director.

Smith, who studied architecture at Texas A&M from 1962 – 66, was presented with an Aggie ring from The Association of Former Students after his lecture.