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Climate Adaptive Design - Where Building Science Meets Climate Science

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The Collider, Asheville, NC

1 Haywood St

Asheville, NC 28801

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The American Institute of Architects Asheville Section continues its series Where Building Science Meets Climate Science, one of the most important symposiums in the country about where climate and architectural design interface. This year's symposium theme is “Deep Retrofit” – renovation of existing buildings to promote sustainable design.




Early Bird Registration closes 28 November, 2018!

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Thursday, 1 November

5:00 pm till 7:30 pm

Join us Thursday evening for a public lecture by architectural historian Daniel A. Barber. Thursday evening’s public lecture is free, and all community members are invited to attend to hear Dr. Barber discuss his recent book, A House in the Sun: Modern Architecture and Solar Energy in the Cold War, an account of solar energy experiments during the Cold War. Dr. Barber will describe how architecture has engaged with environmental issues, combining architectural history with geopolitical considerations. His talk will also help illuminate current issues involving energy, architecture, and climate.

The event takes place at The Collider and is free and open to the public and includes a reception with light refreshments.

Friday, 2 November

The Friday conference is also held at The Collider with registration from 8:15 am to 8:45 am. The conference will conclude at 4:45 pm. A catered lunch is included in the registration fee,



Confirmed speakers include two senior associates from the award-winning global design, architecture, engineering and planning firm HOK.

  • HOK’s Director of Sustainable Design, Anica Landreneau, will discuss the importance of sustainable design in the adaptive reuse of existing structures.
  • Kyle Prenzlow, Senior Associate with HOK’s San Francisco office, will describe the firm’s sustainable design of NOAA's Daniel K. Inouye Regional Center, one of AIA’s 2017 COTE (Committee on the Environment) Top 10 Award winners.

Speakers also include two Senior Scientists, experts in Climate Services

NOAA Daniel K. Inouye Regional Center Credit HOK

Credit HOK

This facility features the adaptive reuse of two World War II era airplane hangars linked by a new glass and steel structure. CASE Consultants International Senior Climate Policy Advisor Eileen Shea will provide a client’s perspective on the Inouye Center. Ms. Shea is the former Deputy Director of NOAA’s Climate and Global Change program and was directly involved in the Center’s conception and design while with NOAA.

Deke Arndt, a senior climate scientist from NOAA’s National Centers for Environmental Information and Chief of NCEI’s Climate Monitoring Branch, will discuss the current state of the climate.



Other confirmed speakers include two cutting-edge academics from the University of Pennsylvania whose talks will focus on the conference theme of Deep Retrofit:


The conference is a collaboration between the Asheville Section of American Institute of Architects (AIA Asheville) and CASE Consultants International - Led by Steering Committee:


We gratefully acknowledge our Supporting Event Sponsors

Gemaire Distributors and Mitsubishi Cooling and Heating

We thank our Gold Level Sponsors for their invaluable assistance in making this program a reality

The Green Built Alliance a nonprofit organization advancing sustainability in the built environment with education, measurable standards and regional action, and

The Collider a nonprofit innovation center for entrepreneurs creating data-driven climate solutions

and our Bronze level sponsors the American Planning Association North Carolina Chapter APA-NC and AIA-Asheville.

Climate Adaptive Design Sponsors





FAQs

Are the education credits?

Friday’s conference is geared toward design and construction professionals. Six credit hours of professional development will be offered for Friday’s conference and one credit hour will be offered for Thursday’s lecture. Continuing education certifications will be provided upon request. American Institute of Architects CEUs are pre-approved; other professions may self-report to obtain credit.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

For more information, please contact Scott Shuford at shuford@caseconsultantsinternational.com

What's the refund policy?

Full refunds will be provided up to seven days prior to the event start date (November 2, 2018).


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