Jonathan Ward, NBBJ

“Human Networks”
A look at how the careful construction of Human Networks in architecture can revitalize building typologies and positively impact the life and business of the inhabitants.


Jonathan Ward, NBBJ’s Global Design Partner has dedicated his career to designing architecture that enables powerful human networks. With the goal of facilitating engagement, communication and community – all necessary to drive innovation in the 21st century – he has reinvigorated a variety of building typologies to newly focus on human connection. This focus has taken him around the world to lead the design and delivery of a variety of progressive buildings for highly innovative global clients.


Jonathan’s work has received widespread recognition, including honors from the AIA, RIBA, CoreNet, Interior Design Magazine, and the International Real Estate Federation, and his projects have been featured in leading design magazines and newspapers in over 15 countries.