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As we acquire ecological literacy within the building-industry profession, the next question becomes: How can architects mitigate the effects of climate change through their buildings? Learn with us.

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Peter Papesch AIA / papesch@mac.com
The Building Enclosure Council is part of the Building Technologies Commission.

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Dee Spiro, Sustainability Director at Bergmeyer, gave us an overview of the tools and techniques which the firm uses to...
Suzanne Robinson eloquently described the mindsets of members of the two professions which can lead to misunderstandings,...
Peter Papesch AIA, gave a whirlwind tour of how architects (and others) fit into the swirl of systems within systems...
Vanderweil Electrical Engineers explained the potential for Micro Grids, and the obstacles for maximizing electricity...
Some online lectures in architecture 1/16/17  Compiled from many sources. Additions and corrections appreciated. ...
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Through a discussion and presentation, Kate Bubriski will discuss how user engagement was used in the schematic design...
Designing with Water Waterfront cities face increasing challenges due to their relationship with water and the increasing...
Greetings! We are only 11 days out from the New England Healthy Materials Summit! The purpose of this Summit is to bring...
BSA Space, 290 Congress Street, Boston March 18, 2014 | 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Thinking globally and acting locally has long...

Past Events

October 17, 2017 | 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Trial and Error: Greening a Firm from the Inside Out Dee Spiro is Director of Sustainability at Bergmeyer Associates, Inc. She will describe...
September 19, 2017 | 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Architecture and the 21st Century Paradigm Shift How do biometrics inform design and reframe the history of modern architecture? We live...
June 20, 2017 | 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Improving Sustainability Through Lean Project Delivery In 2007, Cynthia Tsao guest lectured in the "Women in Sustainable Design Lecture Series...
May 16, 2017 | 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
A Regional Approach to Protecting Metropolitan Boston's Harbor and Hinterlands The City of Boston and the Green Ribbon Commission are conducting...
April 18, 2017 | 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Bridging the Gap between Architects and Engineers for a More Collaborative Experience We have all heard each profession gripe about the other. What...
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