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Towards a New Architecture: Climate Change and Design

Towards a New Architecture: Climate Change and Design (2019)

The climate emergency demands that the ways we build, and think about building, change radically. But how? We are in a rapidly evolving, paradoxical...
Nature Based Metropolitan Solutions

Nature Based Metropolitan Solutions (2019)

How can ecosystems contribute to quality of life and a more livable, healthier and more resilient urban environment?Have you ever considered all the different...
Zero-Energy Design: An approach to make your building sustainable

Zero-Energy Design: An approach to make your building sustainable

Reduction of energy consumption of buildings is an important step in the move towards a sustainable economy. How can buildings be made net zero...
Democracy in Retreat? Master Planning in a Warming World (2019)

Democracy in Retreat? Master Planning in a Warming World (2019)

The climate crisis is changing the world. Some people are moving in the face of rising seas and extreme weather, and others are redesigning...
Ground transportation and climate change (2018)

Connection and its costs: Ground transportation and climate change (2018)

A one-day conference exploring the future of land-based transportation. The urgency of radical action to mitigate the causes of climate change is more apparent every...

Engineering Design for Circular Economy (2018)

Products and equipment all around us are made of materials: look around you and you will see phones, computers, cars, and buildings. We face...
Citizens Co-creating Sustainable Cities

Citizens Co-creating Sustainable Cities (2018)

Around the world, major challenges of our time such as population growth and climate change are being addressed in cities. Here, citizens play an...
Connection and its costs: Sea shipping and climate change (2018)

Connection and its costs: Sea shipping and climate change (2018)

Although generally hidden from consumers, international maritime transport is the backbone of the globalized economy—and accounts for approximately 2.2% of the world’s CO2 emissions....
Connection and its costs: Aviation and climate change (2018)

Connection and its costs: Aviation and climate change (2018)

The development of air travel has been a primary contributor to globalization by collapsing distance and time. Since the mid-twentieth century, demand has consistently...

Managing Building Adaptation: A Sustainable Approach (2018)

Do you have a passion for buildings and want to contribute to a sustainable environment? Then this is your chance to make a difference!...