Category Archives: Innovation

March 23

Construction Update: Centennial Olympic Park

Exterior demolition of the former Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce Building has begun, signaling that an integral part of the Authority’s 2020 Vision strategic plan is coming to life. The demolition of the Chamber building, which the Authority purchased in 2016, is the first of many upcoming changes and enhancements to Centennial Olympic Park. As Team members recall from […]

March 20

Operations Monthly Report for February 2017

The Operations team is doing great work around campus! Check out their February 2017 interactive report, below!

February 28

Riding Trane to No. 1

Celebrating a project that has saved $1.4 million in energy costs so far, the Authority and HVAC leader Trane held a luncheon, press conference and facility tour Tuesday at the Georgia World Congress Center. The Authority’s Guaranteed Energy Savings Performance Contracting project with Trane, the largest stand-alone project of its kind in the state of Georgia, and […]

Hyper-local weather forecasting coming your way: New Weather Stations at COP and Mercedes-Benz Stadium!

Weather can play a major factor in how we plan and execute events, and now our campus has two new weather stations that both patrons and employees can access for information on the day’s forecast.  Weather Underground, a popular website owned by The Weather Company and The Weather Channel, is now providing weather data for […]

Student Dome project has heart and soul

As part of the Georgia World Congress Center Authority’s ongoing partnership with SCAD Atlanta, on Thursday, June 2, students under Graphic Design Professor Lisa M. Babb’s tutelage presented their multi-media project commemorating the Georgia Dome to an enraptured audience of GWCCA staff at SCAD’s Digital Media Center. The students – representing graphic design, motion media, […]

November 18

2015 SEC Football Championship Match-up: Who’s In?!

 Potential Teams for the SEC Championship The SEC Football Championship Game, one of the biggest annual events we host on our campus, is fast approaching. This time of year the most common question we get is ‘Who is playing in the Game this year?’ So here is a quick update as we head into the […]

February 24

iPhone Tip: How to Search the GWCC Mail Global Address List

iPhone Tips and Tricks Our great friends in our Technology Services Dept. are showing us how to make our lives a little easier. “Employees that have been issued an iPhone can now search the GWCC Mail Global Address List (GAL).  This gives easy access to office and cell numbers of GWCCA employees and partners that may […]