Green Building Breakfast: Biophilic Design

Event

When:
Thu September 5, 2019, 7:30 am - 10:30 am
Where:
The Daniels Building - University of Toronto - Toronto, ON
Category:
Event (Chapter)

Description

Date: Thursday, September 5th, 2019
Time: 7:30 am - 10:30 am; Sign-in begins at 7:15 am
Location: Main Hall - The Daniels Building, University of Toronto - 1 Spadina Crescent, Toronto, ON (Map)
 
Sponsored By:
 
 
Event Description
 
A Deep Dive: Benefits to Biophilic Design
 
Through three case studies, Bill Browning, Partner, Terrapin Bright Green and Chip DeGrace, Vice President, Workplace Applications, Interface, take a deeper look into biophilic design and its outcomes.  Bill and Chip share the new science related to biophilia, particularly to psychological responses.
 
Building with Nature Panel
 
A distinguished panel discusses the effects and current trends of building with nature, featuring:
  • Moderator:
    • Darryl Neate, Director of Sustainability, Oxford Properties Group
  • Panelists:
    • Jenny Hill (Bio), Research Scientist, Sustainable Technologies Evaluation Program, Toronto and Region Conservation Authority
    • Robert Wright (Bio), Director, Centre for Landscape Research & Dean, Faculty of Forestry, University of Toronto
    • Bill Browning (Bio), Partner, Terrapin Bright Green
    • Chip DeGrace (Bio), Vice President, Workplace Applications, Interface
    • Drew Adams (Bio), Associate, LGA Architectural Partners
 
Agenda
  • 7:15 am: Registration begins
  • 7:30 – 8:30 am: Breakfast
  • 8:30 – 9:30 am: A Deep Dive: Benefits to Biophilic Design
  • 9:30 – 10:30 am: Building with Nature Panel


Pricing

CaGBC Member: $55
Non-Member: $75
Please note that non-members will create a simple profile during the event registration process.


Venue

Location:
The Daniels Building - University of Toronto
Street:
1 Spadina Crescent
Postal Code:
M5S 2J5
City:
Toronto
Province:
ON
Country:
Canada