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Ali Malkawi honored at World Science Forum 2017 for contributions to architecture

On Tuesday November 7, 2017, CGBC Founding Director Ali Malkawi was honored by King Abdullah II of Jordan with the Jordanian Star of Science Medal at the World Science Forum (WSF) 2017. King Abdullah honored a number of prominent Jordanian scientists who have excelled in various fields of science, research, medicine, engineering, physics and technology and […]

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Pratik Raval Lecture: “Climate Design for Built Environments”

On Thursday, November 16 at 6:00pm, Pratik Raval will give a talk entitled “Climate Design for Built Environments.” The event will be held at the Center for Green Buildings and Cities at One Bow Street, Suite 420, Cambridge, MA. Pratik helps lead Transsolar KlimaEngineering’s New York team. He provides direction for high-comfort low-environmental impact design […]

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Vivian Loftness Lecture: “Research Supporting Biophilic Design”

On Thursday, November 9th from 8:30am-9:30pm, Vivian Loftness will be presenting a lecture entitled, “Research Supporting Biophilic Design.” The talk will be held in Gund Hall, Room 124.  This lecture is sponsored by the MDes Energy and Environment concentration and is open to all. Biophilia is the psychological orientation of being attracted to all that is alive […]

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Steve Kemp Lecture: “Great Enclosures Enable Great HVAC Design”

On Wednesday, November 8th from 1:30-2:45pm, Steve Kemp will be presenting a lecture entitled “Great Enclosures Enable Great HVAC Design: Towards Developing New Rule of Thumb Design Shorthand for Architects and Engineers.” The talk will take place in Gund Hall, Room 111. This lecture is sponsored by the MDes Energy and Environment concentration and is open to […]

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