Footprint's 5 things to do this week
This week’s events include the UK launch of the Living Building Challenge
Understanding the Living Building Challenge
When: 3 April, 6pm
Where: Interface Showroom, 1 Northburgh Street, London, EC1V 0AL
Amanda Sturgeon of the Living Building Challenge will launch the initiative in the UK, with a talk addressing net zero energy, toxic material reduction and relevant Living Building Challenge case studies.
The AJ CPD Portal
Take the latest in the AJ’s series of CPDs. Laser scanning is becoming an increasingly popular method for carrying out building surveys. This CPD introduces the benefits of 3D laser scanning for architectural practice.
Open City architectural tours: Bankside and beyond
When: 6 April, 10am
Where: City of London Information Centre, St Paul’s Churchyard, London, EC4M 8BX
A walking tour of urban regeneration projects in Bankside, Bermondsey and Borough.
Register now for the AJ Mind the Gap breakfast discussion
When: 18 April, 8am
Where: Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios, 20 Tottenham Street, London
The AJ will be hosting a breakfast event, examining the building performance gap, as part of this year’s Green Sky Thinking week. The panel will look at monitoring techniques, the cost of post occupancy monitoring and how to persuade clients to pay for it.
When: 6 April, 11am
Where: RIBA, 66 Portland Place
Bring your family and spend a few hours drawing, cutting and pasting a better cityscape.