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Monday, 14th of November 2011, 8 pm GMT
Title: Beyond Sustainability
Tweeter: Rachel Armstrong, @livingarchitect, architectural designer
Senior TED Fellow, Co-Director AVATAR, University of Greenwich
Description: Rachel will be tweeting on how to move beyond the current sustainability paradigm, which she argues, “has become a set of truisms about the present”. Her presentation discusses the nature of architecture and city planning, but is of concern for anyone interested in sustainability related issues.
To attend: Follow the hashtag and the @SvTwuni account on twitter (in seperate windows).
BMW Change Accelerator Series [5 articles on architecture for the 21 century]
ICON Magazine, Venetian Binds –on a new kind of sustainable approach for Venice
CNN – Cities as sites of carbon capture
ISSP (Initiative for Science Society & Policy) – supporting the architecture of tomorrow
Plus Ultra Tech Series (1 to 4) on Architecture & Synthetic Biology
Protocell AD guest edited by Neil Spiller & Rachel Armstrong
The City & The City by China Mieville
Genetic Takeover: And the Mineral Origins of Life by Graham Cairns Smith
Visionary Architecture: Blueprints of the Imagination by Neil Spiller
People/Organizations to follow
Tomorrow’s Thoughts Today (Architect – Liam Young)
BioFiction (Bioethicist – Markus Schmidt)
Clear Village (Entrepreneur – Thomas Ermacora)