LafargeHolcim Foundation Promoting and Rewarding Sustainable Construction

Symposiums Overview

International Symposiums for Sustainable Construction

4th Forum in Mumbai, India 2013: Concluding debate discussing workshop findings (l-r): Rolf …
4th Forum in Mumbai, India 2013: Concluding debate discussing workshop findings (l-r): Rolf Soiron (moderator), Ashok Lall, Werner Sobek, Nirmal Kishnani & Marc Angélil.

LafargeHolcim Forum

The LafargeHolcim Forum is a tri-annual series of conferences on the topic of sustainable construction conducted by the Foundation. The multi-day Forum including workshops and site visits is an academic platform for architects, engineers, construction professionals and specialists of all generations to exchange information on creating a sustainable built environment and thus advancing sustainable development.

The Forum supports sustainable construction in the scientific field, among experts in the construction sector, business and society, and promotes interdisciplinary dialogue, bring forward new ideas, and examine potential solutions.

LafargeHolcim Forum for Sustainable Construction

LafargeHolcim Roundtable

The LafargeHolcim Roundtable brings together experts from different fields – including material scientists, engineers, architects, sociologists, historians, policymakers, and industry leaders – to devise a clear agenda for retooling and reorienting construction towards a more sustainable future.

The Roundtable expert workshops are held regularly and are positioned to compliment the Forum.

LafargeHolcim Roundtable for Sustainable Construction

Last Updated: July 15, 2015
Meriem Chabani, A Manifest Architecture
Meriem Chabani, A Manifest Architecture

In 2014, Meriem Chabani, along with Étienne Chobaux and John Edom, won a LafargeHolcim Awards Next Generation prize for their project Re-made…