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Salmaan Craig specializes in the design of material systems in extreme climates, such as the perforated, multilayer dome of the Louvre Abu Dhabi.
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The submissions meeting the competition’s conditions will then be evaluated by independent juries in five regions of the world.
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Members of the Global LafargeHolcim Awards 2021 jury (l-r): Hashim Sarkis (Head), Marilyne Andersen, Angelo Bucci, Meisa Batayneh Maani, Bruce Gibbons, Roland Köhler, Anne Lacaton, Brinda Somaya, and Mun Summ Wong.
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Maria Betânia de Oliveira is a Professor in the Department of Structures, School of Architecture & Urbanism, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), Brazil and will be a member of the LafargeHolcim Awards jury for region Latin America in 2020.
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A jury of nine experts headed by Hashim Sarkis, Dean of the MIT School of Architecture & Planning, will evaluate entries in the Global phase of the 6th International LafargeHolcim Awards in 2021.
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A jury of nine experts headed by Hashim Sarkis, Dean of the MIT School of Architecture & Planning, will evaluate entries in the Global phase of the 6th International LafargeHolcim Awards in 2021.
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Isidoro Miranda, CEO of LafargeHolcim Spain explained the steps being taken to reduce carbon emissions.
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Edward Schwarz, General Manager of the LafargeHolcim Foundation reiterated the aspiration proposed by Lord Norman Foster at the LafargeHolcim Forum 2019 in Cairo: We should “do more with less”.
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The “Towards a low-carbon urban environment” panel discussion and workshop in Madrid brought together key actors in the construction sector to examine the challenges and responsibility to reduce carbon emissions.
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A roundtable debate examined opportunities along the entire construction value chain that enable low-carbon cities.
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Attendees were also introduced to the LafargeHolcim Awards for Sustainable Construction which is currently open for entries - and seeks leading projects of professionals as well as bold ideas from the Next Generation that combine sustainable construction solutions with architectural excellence.
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Mariano Garcia, Industrial Director of LafargeHolcim outlined low carbon products and solutions.
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David Heron, Founder and CEO tbc Offsite, and former Head of Strategy Development for LafargeHolcim.
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Elli Mosayebi, Associate Professor of Architecture & Design, ETH Zurich, Switzerland and Member of the Academic Committee, LafargeHolcim Foundation.
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The Academic Committee of the LafargeHolcim Foundation (l-r): Philippe Block, Luisa Pastore (Coordinator), Marilyne Andersen (Head), Elli Mosayebi, Guillaume Habert, and Dirk Hebel.
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The Academic Committee of the LafargeHolcim Foundation (l-r): Dirk Hebel, Guillaume Habert, Elli Mosayebi, Marilyne Andersen (Head), Luisa Pastore (Coordinator), and Philippe Block.
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It’s time to enter the LafargeHolcim Awards – closing February 25, 2020 at 14:00 UTC.
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There’s no charge to enter the LafargeHolcim Awards – and that’s something to sing about!
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The team of the LafargeHolcim Foundation office (l-r): Edward Schwarz, Vania Burri, Sibylle Bielefeldt, Kathrin Haake, Marc Zutter, Mona Delluc and Kevin Jones.
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Be specific where it counts to add depth and authority in your LafargeHolcim Awards submission.
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The LafargeHolcim Awards seeks projects that are shining examples in terms of their approach to CO2 Lifecycle Assessment.
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You’re most welcome to reach out to the Helpdesk in the LafargeHolcim Awards.
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There’s not a lot of room to move in the Awards entry form – so it’s important to stay on track.
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Pages from The Materials Book – Inspired by the LafargeHolcim Forum for Sustainable Construction on “Re-materializing Construction” held in Cairo, Egypt in 2019.
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Inspired by the LafargeHolcim Forum for Sustainable Construction on “Re-materializing Construction” held in Cairo, Egypt in 2019.
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Inspired by the LafargeHolcim Forum for Sustainable Construction on “Re-materializing Construction” held in Cairo, Egypt in 2019.
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Pages from The Materials Book – Inspired by the LafargeHolcim Forum for Sustainable Construction on “Re-materializing Construction” held in Cairo, Egypt in 2019.
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Entries must be submitted in English, the principal and legally binding language of the LafargeHolcim Awards competition.
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Pages from The Materials Book – Inspired by the LafargeHolcim Forum for Sustainable Construction on “Re-materializing Construction” held in Cairo, Egypt in 2019.
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Pages from The Materials Book – Inspired by the LafargeHolcim Forum for Sustainable Construction on “Re-materializing Construction” held in Cairo, Egypt in 2019.
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Pages from The Materials Book – Inspired by the LafargeHolcim Forum for Sustainable Construction on “Re-materializing Construction” held in Cairo, Egypt in 2019.
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Read the tips so printing doesn’t get you in a jam.
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Read the tips if you want to “get off to a flying start” in preparing your entry in the LafargeHolcim Awards.
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Stay focused to make an impressive statement on sustainability in the LafargeHolcim Awards competition.
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Make sure you’re in the picture for the LafargeHolcim Awards competition.
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Mun Summ Wong, Co-Founder of WOHA, Singapore. Photo: Studio Periphery.
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The LafargeHolcim Awards competition - now's the time to make a splash!
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Guest speaker Mitchell Joachim, Co-Founder, Terreform ONE based in New York City presented his latest work at Terreform ONE on living architecture, concluding that natural disasters are raising public demand for real action.
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Mona Delluc, Communication Specialist at the LafargeHolcim Foundation for Sustainable Construction presented the LafargeHolcim Awards competition.
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The panel discussion on the carbon footprint of buildings featured Mitchell Joachim, Terreform ONE; Bohdan Lisowski, Association of Polish Architects (SARP); Rafal Schurma, Polish Green Building Council (PLGBC); and Jędrzej Zdziechowski, Lafarge Poland. The panel was moderated by Marcin Szczelina and Beata Tadla.
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An engaged audience during the reducing the carbon footprint panel discussion hosted by Association of Polish Architects.
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An exhibition featuring the LafargeHolcim Awards competition complimented the presentations and panel discussion hosted by the Association of Polish Architects.
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Ian Riley the first Chief Executive Officer of the World Cement Association and was a member of the LafargeHolcim Awards jury for region Asia Pacific in 2014.
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Hashim Sarkis, Dean of the School of Architecture & Planning, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA. Photo: Poyraz Tütüncü (IKSV)
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Vania Burri
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Mona Delluc
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Laila Iskandar, former Minister of Urban Renewal & Informal Settlements in Egypt.
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Laila Iskandar, former Minister of Urban Renewal & Informal Settlements in Egypt.
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