GreenED Webinar: Realigning Buildings with Nature

Realigning buildings with nature

Date(s) - 27 May '21
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm


The aim of the Living Building Challenge Place Petal is to restore the relationship between people and nature, place and community.

Brought to you by the LFCSA, this webinar will explain the Place Petal imperatives which articulate how to integrate ecology and community in architecture, including generating local, fresh and seasonal food, and encouraging the creation of communities around pedestrianization.

Expert presenters:

  • LFCSA introduction around the Place Petal
  • Marc Sherratt, Marc Sherratt Sustainability Architects (MSSA)
    Topic: Ecology of Place – the importance of research on ecology, culture and the original habitat of a place to inspire design thinking.
  • Brendon Martens, Urban Agriculture Initiative
    Topic: Integrating Urban Agriculture into the built environment and how this can be done successfully and sustainably.

Register here