On Monday, December 7th, Prof. Arwade lectured at the Yale School of Architecture. His talk "The Creative Art of Structural Engineering: Lessons from the past (and present) for the designers of (today and) tomorrow", touched on the works of the structural engineers Robert Maillart, Fazlur Khan, Bill Baker, Eladio Dieste and Jorg Schlaich and provides a snapshot of his teaching in "Perspectives on the Evolution of Structures."
Additionally, on Thursday, December 10th, Prof. Arwade was invited to and attended the Dept. of Energy / Dept. of the Interior workshop on the National Offshore Wind Strategy held in Washington DC. His participation in this workshop emerges from his research into offshore wind energy infrastructure.