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Orange Workshop: Overall value - Harnessing all benefits from sustainable construction

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Orange Workshop: Overall value - Harnessing all benefits from sustainable construction

This workshop investigated the financial value of sustainable buildings and infrastructure, with specific focus on the economic, ecological and social benefits and costs to society as a whole.

Moderator: Holger Wallbaum; Reporter: Chrisna du Plessis

Symposium experts: Gail Brager, Annika Feige, Prem C. Jain, Patrick McAllister, Sundaresan Raghupathy and Vishnu Swaminathan

Experts

Holger Wallbaum
Moderator Holger Wallbaum Full Professor in Sustainable Building at Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden. Read CV »
Gail Brager
Gail Brager Professor of Architecture and Associate Director, Center for Environmental Design Research at the College of Environmental Design, University of California, Berkeley, USA. Read CV »
Annika Feige
Annika Feige Senior Consultant, Jones Lang LaSalle, Real Estate Advisory Services in Düsseldorf, Germany. Read CV »
Prem C. Jain
Prem C. Jain Chairman, AECOM India and Chairman of the Indian Green Building Council (IGBC), in New Delhi, India. Read CV »
Patrick McAllister
Patrick McAllister Professor of Real Estate at The Bartlett School of Planning, University College London, United Kingdom. Read CV »
Sundaresan Raghupathy
Sundaresan Raghupathy Founder and Senior Executive Director, Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) in Hyderabad, India. Read CV »
Vishnu Swaminathan
Vishnu Swaminathan Director of “Housing for All” in the Full Economic Citizenship (FEC) initiative of Ashoka – Innovators for the Public based in Bangalore, India. Read CV »
Rajeev Thakker
Mobile Workshop Facilitator Rajeev Thakker Director, Studio-X Mumbai, Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation (GSAPP) in Mumbai, India Read CV »
Roshni Udyavar Yehuda
Mobile Workshop Facilitator Roshni Udyavar Yehuda Head of Environmental Architecture, Rachana Sansad’s Institute of Environmental Architecture based in Mumbai, India Read CV »
 

Timeline

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Sustainable is more than just green
Concluding debate & findings
Visiting conceptual examples
Introduction to "Overall value" and presentation of expert papers
 
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Economy of Sustainable Construction
April 10 to April 13, 2013

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