Beyond Sport United 2012
Populous Senior Principal Jon Knight will participate in Beyond Sport United, a summit hosted by Beyond Sport. The organization, which promotes, develops and supports the use of sports to create positive social change across the world, will discuss key issues including gender equality in sports, economic empowerment, developing mutually beneficial partnerships and health awareness and education. The event will be held Nov. 13 at Populous-designed Yankee Stadium in New York City and will include a commissioners’ roundtable, featuring commissioners from the NHL, NASCAR, MLS and the NBA. Jon will sit on the sustainability and environment panel, discussing sustainable design and practices in sports.