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 […]

    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 […]

    SCMP Acknowledges Recycling Center Plan

     

    Hong Kong, 20 October 2014 ————– Hong Kong’s leading English language newspaper, South China Morning Post (SCMP), featured a prototypical multi-story recycling center conceived by founder and Managing Director of Sepia Design Consultants Limited, Thomas Schmidt, AIA, LEED AP. The front page article described Schmidt’s vision for a series of neighborhood level mixed-use complexes […]

    Schmidt Proposes Vertical Solution for Hong Kong’s Waste Management

    Hong Kong, 14 February 2014 ————– Founder and Managing Director of Sepia Design Consultants Limited, Thomas Schmidt, AIA, LEED AP, unveiled a prototype for a vertically-arranged neighborhood recycling center for the dense neighborhoods of Hong Kong and submitted the proposal to community leaders and the HKSAR Government. Instead of the current system of refuse collection […]

    Schmidt Sketches — Rain or Shine

    Hong Kong, 15 December 2013 ————– Founder and Managing Director of Sepia Design Consultants Limited, Thomas Schmidt, AIA, LEED AP, participated in AIA Hong Kong’s “Big Draw” — an event aimed at coaching underprivileged teens to develop their drawing skills and sense of architectural appreciation. Joined by a dozen other AIA Hong Kong members […]

    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 […]

    Architect’s Plans for Lunar Habitat unveiled at AMCHAM Hong Kong

    Hong Kong, 30 November 2011 ————– Hong Kong-based architectural consultancy firm Sepia Design Consultants Limited presented their award-winning architectural concept for a lunar habitat at the American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM) in Hong Kong from 12 pm – 2 pm today.

    The lecture entitled, “Building on the Moon: The Lunar Scenario of our Future in […]

    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, […]