Management Assignment on Construction Management TED Talk Summary

Major: CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT
Class: CE564: PLANNING AND CONSTRUCTION

TED TALK SUMMARY (4 pages)
Please provide a summary narrative of each TED Talk watched during the course thus far. In addition to the individual video summaries, please include :
1. A brief description of what you personally took away/learned from each TED Talk?
2. What you thought was particularly interesting?
3. How it applies to your goals for your chosen profession/the desired career as a PROJECT MANAGER/ CONSTRUCTION MANAGER?

NOTE TO WRITER: There are 8 videos below since I order 4 pages that would be great if you can fit 2 videos summary in one page each

1) Week 1: Buildings that Blend Nature and City, Jeanne Gang
https://www.ted.com/talks/jeanne_gang_buildings_that_blend_nature_and_city?language=en

Lecture 1: Site Selection & Financing Strategies

2) Week 2: Why Good Leaders Make you Feel Safe, Simon Sinek
https://www.ted.com/talks/simon_sinek_why_good_leaders_make_you_feel_safe?language=en

Lecture 2: Assembling the Team

3) Week 3: The best-kept secret in construction, Michael Johnson
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dtqYYVZWw3s

Lecture 3: Development Planning

4) Week 5: How to turn a group of strangers into a team, Amy Edmonson
u https://www.ted.com/talks/amy_edmondson_how_to_turn_a_group_of_strangers_into_a_team

Lecture 5: Assembling the team

5) Week 8: Smart cities: How technology will change our buildings | Coen van Oostrom | TEDxBerlin
u https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hT4ZsaZsEgc

Lecture 8: Estimating Basics

6) Week 9: A Sustainable Timber Skyline: The Future of Design | Ben Kaiser | TEDxPortland
u https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vetYAeh9MUI

Lecture 9: Constructability Review

7) Week 10: How great leaders inspire action, Simon Sinek
u https://www.ted.com/talks/simon_sinek_how_great_leaders_inspire_action?language=en#t-827387

Lecture 10: Site Logistic Safety

8) Week 11: The future of making buildings, Phil Bernstein
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kg0gbG1DAkk

Lecture 11: Sub construction Procuremen