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

Updates

Click here to view Ann Sussman's presentation about biometrics and their influence on architecture and design.
Click to view Toward a Scientific Basis for Architectural Design by C. Robert Horsburgh, Jr., MD, MUS
Click here to view the PDF of Martha Schwarz's presentation from our February 2018 SEC meeting.
Click to view Dr. Brita Lundberg's ​Health Risks of Natural Gas Infrastructure.
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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Past Events

June 26, 2018 | 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Architecture + the 21st Century Paradigm Shift How do Biometrics Inform Design + Reframe the History of Modern Architecture? We live in a new “...
June 19, 2018 | 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Architecture + the 21st Century Paradigm Shift How do Biometrics Inform Design + Reframe the History of Modern Architecture? We live in a new “...
May 15, 2018 | 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Toward a Scientific Basis for Architectural Design Dr. Horsburgh, Professor of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Medicine at Boston University Schools...
April 17, 2018 | 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Mirror, Mirror on the - Roof? A brief history of active core sunlighting Natural lighting is the most efficient form of renewable power because it is...
March 20, 2018 | 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Prepare to Present @ ABX 2018 Come discuss ideas, get input from colleagues, get help creating a proposal (which is due March 31), and enjoy a small...
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