Workshop: Rethink Design and Specification

Reserve your seat for 14th June 2016
Reserve your seat for 15th June 2016

Rethinking Design and Specification

Introduction:

Architects, engineers, industrial designers, and product designers alike all stand to benefit considerably from the latest developments in sustainable thinking. At the same time, it is necessary to understand how to make the latest specifications work for you.

Day One

  • Applying the principles of regenerative development and design
  • Future specifications: Green Star, WELL building and SANS 10400 XA
  • A toolkit for climate appropriate design

Day Two

  • Green Star ratings for government buildings
  • Becoming a reflective practitioner as a designer, planner or developer
  • The agropolitan city: incorporating design and specification into a holistic urban vision
  • Designing in energy efficiency: getting to grips with SANS 941