Marcela Oliva Professor of Architecture LATTC

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Published on March 2, 2014

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Marcela Oliva Professor of Architecture LATTC

Marcela Oliva, Professor of Architecture Professor Oliva is the Architecture and Environmental Design Leader for the LATTC Green Workforce Division, a member of the Federal Knowledge Management (KM) Team and active participant in the LACCD Sustainable Building Program. She partnered with NASA KM, as a principal investigator for the Cyber-Physical Systems National Science Foundation Grant, and she was the recipient of the California Governor’s Award in Geospatial Technologies. Professor Oliva runs a high-tech studio as an “atelier,” and manages the students’ learning with e-portfolio and measurable outcomes that show 100 percent transfer and 100 percent job placements. The United Negro College Fund and Hispanic Association for Universities and Colleges have identified her program, as a role model for Urban Teaching. She integrated social, natural, and built environments in creative and participatory learning laboratories, and she partnered with the Los Angeles Unified School District’s high school iSEE (I’m a Student Exploring Excellence) program to create and administer the first and largest initiative program for students interested in science, architecture and engineering. The iSEE program and the e7 are a new training and internship program transforming the industry. The e7 was created with local students’ talent and a high-tech team where she designed the management tool, which facilitates the geospatial repository and scientific visualization tools that support decision making. Professor Oliva is also a three-time competitive presenter for the California Higher Education Sustainable Symposium. As part of her outreach effort with the Community, she administered and led, as a Board Member and Chair for a Non Profit Organizations ONRAMP Arts the first multimedia center in Los Angeles in 1998. Currently, she is a member of Bioneer Educators’ Network, this project has gained the attention in multiple industries and periodicals for its promising outcomes. In addition, Professor Oliva presented at forums that encompass education, technology, innovation, and global crises, including: the University of Southern California (USC) Building Information Modeling (BIM) executives, International AIA Technology Forum, Caixa Forum in Barcelona, Focus the Nation, The Great Thinker Forum, Enterprise Management Architecture in Washington, D.C., Innovative Education Eureka International in Mexico City, IBCon Intelligent High Performance Building in Las Vegas and others.

Marcela Oliva, Professor of Architecture In a very competitive environment, her work was recently selected to be a speaker at the 2012 International Open Government Data Conference Co-sponsored by the U.S. General Services Administration,, the World Bank Open Data Initiative and the Open Development Technology Alliance. Professor’s Oliva program at Los Angeles Trade Technical College was identified, as a catalyst solution for Higher Education today “Thought Leadership” by Climate Neutral Campus Report, UNCF (United Negro College Fund) Building Green and the Kresge Foundation. Last month, also through a national competition she presented at AASHE American Association for Sustainability in Higher Education Advanced Track National Conference “Visualizing and Modeling the Drivers in a Holistic Built Environment: Social Justice through Spatial Tools”. She was the closing speaker at an ultimate event for anyone working at the intersection of environmental design and geospatial tools; “ESRI Geodesign Summit 2013”. At Cal State Fullerton Sustainable Earth Week in 2013, Professor Oliva was select to be a speaker representing the National Hispanic Association for Community Colleges and Universities. Professor Oliva with a team of students presented at Earth Day 2013 at Los Angeles City Hall, Edward R Roybal Board Session Room. It was organized by the Los Angeles - St. Petersburg Sister City Committee with the support of multiple Los Angeles Sister City Associations, and in collaboration with the USC Institute of Genetic Medicine (USC IGM) Art Gallery's Sixth Annual Global Environmental Earth Forum, which was featuring the "Aging People/Aging Planet" Exhibition. It was a comprehensive and holistic approach to "The Face of Climate Change", it featured concerned expert and distinguished speakers from multiple sectors of government, business, institutions, and NGOs, including Consuls General and Consular officials from multiple Los Angeles Consulates. Professor Oliva advocates for a knowledge management that can help us self-organize and that unites the mind, the built environment, and the natural environment — a method towards a new existence. She believe that through this interdependence, we can find the right relationship and patterns to bring order, balance, and harmony to our planet Earth. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Architecture from USC and a master’s degree in Architecture and Building Science from Columbia University in the City of New York. She was the USC recipient of the Alpha Rho Chi Medal and I was awarded the LATTC’s 2012 Educator of the Year. Marcela Oliva LinkedIn Marcela Oliva Youtube

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