Have an attendance code? Sign In to enter it. This live web event has ended. Thank you for attending. Contributors Brian Morgen, Ph.D., P.E., S.E., LEED AP Brian Morgen is a Principal at Magnusson Klemencic Associates, a consulting structural and civil engineering firm in Seattle, Washington. As a senior member of MKA’s Office and Residential Specialist Groups, he has experience managing office, residential, and mixed-use projects including towers up to 68 stories and developments with multiple structures totaling up to 8.1 million square feet. Brian also mentors MKA's Performance-Based Seismic Design Technical Specialist Team, focused on advancing building performance and developing and improving seismic design methodologies. Currently Brian is the Project Manager on Rainier Square Redevelopment in Seattle, Washington, a project using an innovation, cutting-edge composite steel frame. The revolutionary new “sandwich panel system” uses a steel/concrete composite core wall to shave months off the construction schedule and reduce costs, compared to a traditional concrete core system.