Footprint's 5 things to do this week
This week’s events include the Sustaining Identity Symposium at the V&A and a roadshow showcasing sustainable products
When: 27 November, 10am – 2pm
Where: Emirates Stadium, London
Ecoshowcase is a sustainable products roadshow.
The event combines a product exhibition by green manufacturers and a seminar programme and is targeted towards local architects, surveyors, engineers, developers and procurement professionals.
Interacity and sustainability panel discussion
When: 27 November, 6.30pm
Where: Roca London Gallery
This talk at the Zaha Hadid designed Roca London Gallery will question the concept of sustainability from the viewpoint art, architecture, sociology and design.
40 per cent symposium
When: 28 November, 08.30am - 4.30pm
Where: RIBA, London
The 40 per cent symposium will look at key sustainability legislation affecting commercial property, with speakers including founder of BioRegional Pooran Desai.
Sustaining Identity III Symposium
When: 29 November, 10am
Where: The Lydia & Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre, V&A
Supported by AJ’s sister title The Architectural Review, the symposium will focus on the work of international architects, looking at projects which have created a non- homogenised sense of place.
Speakers include architect Wang Shu, winner of the 2012 Pritzker Architecture Prize, 2012 Global Holcim Award winner Francis Kéré and architectural theorist Juhani Pallasmaa.
Passivhaus projects in the AJ Buildings Library
Take a look at photographs, drawings and details of 11 Passivhaus projects in the AJ Buildings Library.