Webinar - Biomimicry - Leveraging Nature's Genius in Design, Thursday October 12, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT

  • 12 October 2017
  • Start time : 12:00 PM
  • End time : 01:00 PM
Webinar - Biomimicry - Leveraging Nature's Genius in Design, Thursday October 12, 12:00 pm -  1:00 pm EDT
Event Description

In this one hour presentation, we will explore biomimicry and how various industries have used it for innovative solutions.

Course participants will learn strategies to incorporate biomimicry thinking into building design. Finally, we will review the 8 hallmarks of biomimetic innovation.

Learning Objectives:

Define biomimicry and the formats biomimetic solutions can take
List examples of how biomimicry has led to innovation in a variety of sectors
Describe strategies used to incorporate biomimicry thinking into building design
List the 8 hallmarks of biomimetic innovation

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GBCI Course ID:

1 GBCI General Hour for LEED Professionals

  • Speakers / Presenters
    • Erin Rovalo
      Biomimicry 3.8
      Senior Principal

      Erin Rovalo’s diverse training as a designer, architect, and educator has allowed her work to consistently reach the cutting-edge realm of the innovation world. As a senior principal at Biomimicry 3.8, Erin’s design thinking expertise has been applied to dozens of built environment, packaging design, and organizational development projects.
      Erin’s scope of work includes leading innovative built environment projects. During the course of her career, she has supported more than 30 built environment projects, including a groundbreaking project to help a carpet factory function like a forest.

      She works with developers, planners, architects, and engineers to help them seize unique opportunities to design, build, and operate resiliently and abundantly within Earth’s operating conditions.
  • Sponsors
    • Biomimicry 3.8 is the world’s leading bio-inspired consultancy offering biological intelligence consulting, professional training, and inspiration. We’re driven by the fact that Life has an incredible amount to teach us about living well on Earth, in no small part due to the fact that it’s been thriving here for 3.8 billion years.
  • Cost
    • FREE Event
  • Event type
    • Online/Webinar

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