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First two CGBC-sponsored DDes Fellows defend dissertations

We are very excited to announce that the first two DDes Fellows sponsored by the Center for Green Buildings and Cities and advised by Professor Malkawi will defend their dissertations this week. This marks the culmination of very hard work and extensive study, and we are very proud to have supported their journey.   Decision-Making […]

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Harvard Geography Colloquium: Andres Sevtsuk on Urban Design and Analytics

Andres Sevsuk, CGBC Faculty Advisor and Assistant Professor of Urban Planning at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, will present at the Harvard Center for Geographic Analysis’ “Harvard Geography Colloquium.” This event hosts leading geospatial researchers who present cutting edge geographic research in a seminar format. The goal is to provide the Harvard community with a forum […]

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Harvard Worldwide Week: The Future of Cities

The Harvard Graduate School of Design and the Harvard Business School Global Initiative will host “The Future of Cities” in honor of Harvard Worldwide Week, a University-wide series of events showcasing the breadth, depth, and diversity of Harvard’s global work. What will the city of the future look like? How will contemporary urbanization challenges establish the groundwork for […]

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Harvard Consortium for Energy Policy Research: Ali Malkawi on HouseZero

On Monday October 30th, CGBC Founding Director Ali Malkawi will give a talk entitled “HouseZero: A first-of-its-kind, ultra-efficient retrofit” as a part of the Consortium for Energy Policy Research’s seminar series. Housed at the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government in the Harvard Kennedy School, the Consortium for Energy Policy Research is dedicated to advancing Harvard’s energy policy research and fostering […]

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Architect Magazine: Education and the Performance Imperative

In a recent interview with Architect Magazine, CGBC’s Ali Malkawi and Gordon Gill, founding partner at Chicago-based Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture, discussed their CGBC-supported studio entitled “Zero Energy Residential High-Rise.” Taught in Spring 2017 at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, the course’s integrated approach to design and data blended the expertise of Malkawi and Gill. The […]

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