Hotel Design & Planning Challenges in Shenzhen

    Shenzhen, 30 December 2017 ————– Founder and Managing Director of Sepia Design Consultants Limited, Thomas Schmidt, AIA, LEED AP, delivered a presentation entitled “Hotel Planning Challenges” at CHAT Shenzhen held at the Ritz-Carlton Shenzhen.  Organized by Horwath HTL, Schmidt’s informative case studies outlined recurring hotel design and planning challenges for an audience consisting of […]

    Hotels More Accessible for All

    Hong Kong, 15 November 2017 ————– Founder and Managing Director of Sepia Design Consultants Limited, Thomas Schmidt, AIA, LEED AP, was cited in the South China Morning Post for his innovative product design entry in the inaugural Bespoke Access Awards — an UK-based awards program emphasizing inclusive and accessible hotel design.  Schmidt’s entry consisted […]

    Schmidt Offers an Irreverent Look at the Hotel Industry

    Singapore, 15 March 2017 ————– Founder and Managing Director of Sepia Design Consultants Limited, Thomas Schmidt, AIA, LEED AP, presented an entertaining segment entitled “Now For Something Completely Different:  An Irreverent Look at the Hotel Industry” at HICAP (Hotel Investment Conference Asia Pacific) Update held on 15 March 2017 at the Pan Pacific Singapore.  […]

    Sepia Design Hosts Philippines Hotel Development Seminar Session

    Manila, 29 October 2015 ————– Founder and Managing Director of Sepia Design Consultants Limited, Thomas Schmidt, AIA, LEED AP, hosted a well-attended session on “Successful Hotel Developments in the Philippines” at the inaugural Philippines Hotel Seminar 2015 held on 29 October 2015 at the New World Makati Manila. Schmidt was joined by Craig Takahata, […]

    Schmidt to Speak at Manila Hotel Conference

    Hong Kong, 22 September 2015 ————– Founder and Managing Director of Sepia Design Consultants Limited, Thomas Schmidt, AIA, LEED AP, has been invited to speak at the upcoming Philippines Hotel Seminar 2015 to be held on 29 October 2015 at the New World Makati Manila. Schmidt will be joined by other industry professionals in […]

    Space Tourism Discussed at CUHK

     

    Hong Kong, 08 March 2015 ————– Managing Director of Sepia Design Consultants Limited, Thomas Schmidt, AIA, LEED AP, provided a thought-provoking presentation of the potential for Space Tourism at the First Annual Hospitality Innovation Conference 2015, organized by the Hospitality Student Initiative (HSI) at the School of Hotel and Tourism Management (SHTM) within the […]

    Sepia Design Founder Moderates Hotel Design Panel

    Hong Kong, 18 October 2013 ————– Founder and Managing Director of Sepia Design Consultants Limited, Thomas Schmidt, AIA, LEED AP, led and moderated a panel session at the 24th Annual Hotel Investment Conference Asia Pacific (HICAP) on October 18, 2013 in Hong Kong. Entitled “WOW vs. POW Identifying the Signal from The Noise in […]

    Schmidt Moderates Panel on Design for the New Era

    Beijing, 27 March 2013 ————– Managing Director of Sepia Design Consultants Limited, Thomas Schmidt, AIA, LEED AP, led and moderated a panel session at the 9th Annual China Hotels & Tourism (CHAT) Conference on March 27, 2013 in Beijing. Entitled “Design for the New Era,” the multidisciplinary panel session discussed architectural, interior design and […]

    Sepia Design & Horwath HTL Receives International Urban Design Award

    Thomas Schmidt, AIA, LEED AP explains the Changbai Mountain Tourism Plan at a press conference

    Thomas Schmidt (Sepia Design) and Nigel Summers (Horwath HTL) receive the AIA Hong Kong Award of Merit

    Hong Kong, 28 November 2011 ————– Hong Kong-based architectural consultancy firm Sepia Design Consultants Limited in collaboration with Horwath HTL, […]

    Schmidt Speaks at AIAA Space 2011 Conference

    Los Angeles — September 27, 2011 — Hong Kong-based Architect Thomas Schmidt, AIA, LEED® AP of Sepia Design Consultants Limited presented his award-winning lunar research habitat concept at the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Space 2011 Conference & Exposition on 27-29 September 2011 at the Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach, CA, […]