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Design Practice Exchange - Navigating the [Post] Pandemic Design Terrain, November 19, 8 am EDT

Design,New York,Economy,Wellness,pandemic

by samanthaklein Intern

The Design + Practice Exchange (DPE) is a one-and-a-half-day symposium of compelling conversations and design presentations centering on the voices of women in architecture. The Women in Architecture Committee of AIA New York and the Boston… more...

  Filed under: Designers

0 replies | 2841 views | Posted on: 11/03/2021 | Last updated: 11/03/2021

GreenCE Webinar: Copper - Essential Element of Sustainable and Resilient Design, November 18, 12 pm EST


by samanthaklein Intern

In this one-hour course, you will learn copper’s contribution to sustainability in the built environment. Leave the program with a better understanding of how copper enables our world to work more efficiently, its contribution t… more...

  Filed under: Designers

0 replies | 1108 views | Posted on: 10/27/2021 | Last updated: 10/27/2021

Webinar: Innovative Sustainable Design - Kendeda Building Virtual Tour & Tech Talk, July 30, 12 pm EDT

Design,Technology,virtual tour

by samanthaklein Intern

This live event will include a discussion on Living Building Challenges and a Deep dive into the energy/other systems (i.e. HVAC, lighting, water, materials, etc.) in the building. This event will wrap up after a Q&A session at approxim… more...

0 replies | 799 views | Posted on: 07/18/2021 | Last updated: 07/18/2021

Webinar: Façade Design Using Lifecycle Carbon Analysis, March 30, 12 pm CST

Green Building,Design,Carbon,Facade,Life Cycle Analysis

by samanthaklein Intern

For many years now, architects, engineers, and designers have regularly used building performance modeling to test various Energy Conservation Measures (ECMs). These studies have routinely focused on the reduction of operational energy, whi… more...

  Filed under: Designers

0 replies | 1347 views | Posted on: 03/06/2021 | Last updated: 03/06/2021

FREE Green Building Webinar, Presented by GreenCE Sustainable Design and Construction: Daylighting by Design, February 10, 12 pm EST


by samanthaklein Intern

This course discusses the benefits of a thoughtfully-designed light control system and how to make it work for your project's natural- lighting and shading needs. The discussion emphases implementing design methods including specificati… more...

  Filed under: Designers

0 replies | 1080 views | Posted on: 01/13/2021 | Last updated: 01/25/2021

FREE WEBINAR: Passive House at the Jobsite - Cost, Inspections, and the Designer-Builder Relationship, December 11, 12:00PM Central Time

Design,Passive House,Free webinar

by abu417 Climate Connoisseur. Eco-Maniac. Solar Sommelier.

The design principles associated with passive house construction are well documented. Core aspects such as continuous air barriers, heat recovery/fresh air ventilation, and minimizing thermal barriers are being used in multi-family passive … more...

  Filed under: Designers

0 replies | 1000 views | Posted on: 12/03/2019 | Last updated: 12/03/2019

Austin Green Awards Celebration Night 2019, October 30, Austin, TX

Green Building Awards,Austin,USGBC Texas

by abu417 Climate Connoisseur. Eco-Maniac. Solar Sommelier.

The Austin Green Awards is Austin’s first recognition program to specifically highlight the outstanding accomplishments in the broad arena of sustainable design and innovation. One of the Austin Green Awards’ co-­‐coordina… more...

  Filed under: Designers

0 replies | 892 views | Posted on: 10/18/2019 | Last updated: 10/18/2019


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