"WHAT WE'RE SAYING..."

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RESILIENT DESIGN FORUM

The Walsh Sustainability Group and manufacturer-client GAF created and launched one of the industry's first forums on climate change and resilient design - sponsored and hosted by GAF at the company's global headquarters in Parsippany, NJ. Speakers included Mary Ann Lazarus, FAIA, Principal, MALeco; Alex Wilson, Founder and President, Resilient Design Institute; Valerie Walsh, LEED AP BD+C, O+M, Principal, Walsh Sustainability Group; and Chuck Miccolis, Director, Commercial Lines, Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety (IBHS).  

AIA NATIONAL CONVENTION

EcoStructure Magazine editor-in-chief Katie Weeks interviews Valerie Walsh, LEED AP BD+C, O+M for ARCHITECT Live segment on selecting sustainable building products and avoiding greenwashing at the American Institute of Architects National Convention: 

Spotting Greenwashing Part 1

AIA NATIONAL CONVENTION

Spotting Greenwashing Part 2

AIA NATIONAL CONVENTION

Spotting Greenwashing Part 3

"WHAT WE'RE WATCHING..."

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On the eve of this year's School Strike for Climate -- take a moment to listen to and watch young Swedish environmental warrior Greta Thunberg hold us accountable for the condition of her generation's future in this moving 2018 TedX Talk. 

Global thought leader Ed Mazria, FAIA, Hon. FRAIC, founder and CEO of Architecture 2030, projects global carbon emissions from the built environment in the coming decade, and explains how carbon emissions can be reduced through Architecture 2030's recent Zero Code initiative, and by immediately focusing on reduced embodied carbon in building materials and products.  

Low-embodied carbon concrete: CNN Business segment on CarbonCure concrete technology that sequesters carbon in production.

Dr. Nancy Kete, program manager of the Rockefeller Foundation's global work on resilience , presents at the Lloyd's Register Foundation Resilience Engineering Programme. Prior to joining the Rockefeller Foundation Dr. Kete was the Director of the Climate, Energy, and Pollution program at the World Resources Institute.  

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