Event: Free AIBC Green Building Events in November

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On November 10, the Architectural Institute of British Columbia (AIBC) will open its gallery doors to the public for a reception and moderated panel discussion about green building Passive House technology. The panel assembles a range of perspectives from the architectural community. Moderator and AIBC Practice Advisor Maura Gatensby Architect AIBC MRAIC CP will raise several points for discussion with expert panelists:

  • Sean Pander, Manager, Green Building Programs, City of Vancouver;
  • Scott Kennedy, Board Chair, Passive House Canada;
  • Allison Holden-Pope Architect AIBC LEED AP BD+C, Principal, One SEED Architecture + Design Inc.;
  • Lucio Picciano Architect AIBC LEED AP HPO, Principal, DLP Architecture Inc.; and
  • Paul Lilley, Principal and General Manager, Kingdom Builders.

A range of green building events will occur at the Architecture Centre Gallery and beyond this November:

  • Art and Science of the High-Performance Passive House Reception and Panel Discussion
    Date: Thursday, November 10, 2016
    Time: Reception 5:30-8 p.m., Panel Discussion 6-7 p.m.
    Location: Architecture Centre Gallery, 100-440 Cambie Street (corner West Pender Street), Vancouver | Google Map
    Cost: Free
  • Art and Science of the High-Performance Passive House Exhibit
    Dates: November 1-30, 2016
    Time: Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
    Location: Architecture Centre Gallery, 100-440 Cambie Street (corner West Pender Street), Vancouver | Google Map
    The Art and Science of the High-Performance Passive House exhibit will highlight Passive House design potential and livability.
    Cost: Free
  • Art and Science of the High-Performance Passive House Open House
    Date: Saturday, November 12, 2016
    Time: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
    Location: Architecture Centre Gallery, 100-440 Cambie Street (corner West Pender Street), Vancouver | Google Map
    The Art and Science of the High-Performance Passive House exhibit will highlight Passive House design potential and livability, and will be viewable on a Saturday in celebration of International Passive House Days. We hope these exceptional weekend hours will help more members of the public experience the Architecture Centre Gallery and its current show.
    Cost: Free
  • Self-guided Passive House Tours
    Dates: November 10-13, 2016
    Time: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
    Location: Various locations throughout the Lower Mainland, see Passive House Canada website.
    Self-guided passive house tours are available to the public during International Passive House Days.
    Cost: Free

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The Architectural Institute of British Columbia (AIBC) is an independent, professional self-governing body established in 1920 by provincial statue (the Architects Act) with the mandate to regulate the profession of architecture on behalf of the public.