CAREER DIRECTIONS IN ARCHITECTURE, CONSTRUCTION + ENGINEERING
RECORDED LIVE ON WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2020
In his role, J. Brett Blanton is responsible for facilities maintenance and operation of the historic U.S. Capitol Building, the care and improvement of more than 570 acres of grounds and the operation and maintenance of 18.4 million square feet of buildings. Learn more about The Cannon House Office Building’s renewal and their commitment to preserving our nation’s history.
The Honorable J. Brett Blanton
Architect of the Capitol
The Honorable J. Brett Blanton was sworn in as the 12th Architect of the Capitol in January 2020 after being nominated by President Donald J. Trump and confirmed by the U.S. Senate.
Blanton served as a U.S. Naval Officer for more than 20 years, lending his progressive leadership and engineering experience to some of the Navy’s largest and most complex planning, design and construction projects. He was awarded the Bronze Star with Combat “V” for heroism in Baghdad, Iraq.
Prior to joining the Architect of the Capitol, Blanton served as Deputy Vice President at the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority, where he led a $1.5 billion Capital Planning, Design and Construction program.
He is a Licensed Professional Engineer in Civil Engineering and a Certified Energy Manager.
RECORDED LIVE ON TUESDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2020
Oracle is a leading technology company that is taking innovation and putting it into action. Join us to learn how we are using robots, building models, and a virtual command center to build our next generation Industries Innovation Lab.
- Welcome and Introduction
- Meet Spot the Robot Dog
- Building Model
- Take Control: Command Center
Executive Director, Innovation Officer, Oracle Global Business Units
Industries Innovation Lab Project Manager, Oracle Global Business Units
Strategic Program Manager, Oracle Construction and Engineering