LBC Collaborative Event
Mark your calendars for our end of the year party.
Come join Cascadia Metro Vancouver at the Vancouver office of Perkins+Will for presentations and a lively panel discussion on retrofitting the envelopes of existing buildings. We will unpack this complex issue from the perspectives of social policy, building technology, and architectural practice.
Join Seoul Facilitator Jacqueline to learn all about the Living Building Challenge, and potential applications for the Challenge in Asia.
Working towards a regenerative future involves creating a more holistic approach to our urban environment and City officials are taking the initiative. We will hear from Mark Hartman, Chief Sustainability Officer with the City of Phoenix, on Vancouver's Greenest City Action Plan approach that originated in 2009 and Phoenix's own local initiatives.
SHP is a comprehensive, interactive, experience-driven education program for residential and multifamily building and design professionals looking to take their work to the next level of quality.
Mahlum Architects designed this exceptional student housing project, which is seeking LEED Gold Certification and features solar access to accommodate the ceremonial needs of the adjacent Many Nations Longhouse directly to the north of the site.U of O worked closely with representatives of the tribal community and nationally known architect and UO alumnus Johnpaul Jones, who designed the Many Nations Longhouse, in ensuring the site is compatible with cultural traditions and tribal ceremonies.
Join us on the afternoon of October 28th for a tour of Heron Hall on Bainbridge Island. Jason F. McLennan, Founder and Board Chair for the International Future Living Institute has graciously offered to give us a tour of his soon-to-be new home on Bainbridge Island. The new residence will be one of the greenest homes in the world when completed.
These fun networking, non-credited educational happy hour events will introduce local design and construction professionals to learning opportunities around many green building initiatives, practices, policies and techniques being deployed locally and nationally to improve our built and natural environments.