Capt. Dye is Hollywood’s top military consultant and founder of Warriors, Inc., best known for its immersive field-based training techniques and work on HBO’s acclaimed mini-series “The Pacific,” “Band of Brothers” and the film “Saving Private Ryan,” all in collaboration with producers Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg.
Philip Enquist is the Partner in Charge of Urban Design and Planning at Skidmore, Owings & Merrill. In his work, Mr. Enquist strives to create the underlying structure for humane and rational habitats, workplaces, open spaces and agricultural areas on a rapidly urbanizing planet. Over the last two decades, Mr. Enquist has directed development and redevelopment initiatives for college campuses, existing city neighborhoods, new cities, rural districts, downtown commercial centers, port areas and in the case of Bahrain, master-planning an entire nation.
Rick Valicenti is the founder and design director of Thirst, a firm devoted to art, function and real human presence. His work has been featured by the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, the Museum of Modern Art and the STA Chicago Design Archive. A 356-page monograph on Thirst, “Emotion as Promotion,” has been published by The Monacelli Press.