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Wednesday, May 1 • 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Biophilic Design Summit

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Cost: Member: $180   Non-member: $200


Connecting a building to the climate, culture, and ecology can transform a project, as well as the people involved. We have created a toolkit to help teams create Living Buildings and Living Communities that thrive through their connection to the natural world. Come learn more about the toolkit, and experience how to engage in Biophilic Design.

Learning Objectives
  1. Learn where and how to obtain the resources available on the Toolkit
  2. Practice how to identify key stakeholders and align key Biophilic Design values to inspire a team
  3. Understand the desired outcomes and guides available for helping teams deliver a Biophilic Design project
  4. Discover post occupancy metrics and measures used in common practice and how to start the process on your project
This session is approved for the following continuing education credits:
  • 4 LFA credits
  • 4 AIA LU credits

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Tim McGee

Manager, Biophilic Design, ILFI
Tim McGee is the Biophilic Design Manager at the International Living Future Institute (ILFI), where he brings his career exploring the interface between biology and design to optimize the possibility for a thriving, regenerative, future.Previously, Tim founded LIKOLAB a small cr... Read More →
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Amanda Sturgeon

Amanda Sturgeon, FAIA is the CEO of the International Living Future Institute (ILFI). She is the author of Creating Biophilic Buildings, the founder and driving force behind the organization’s Biophilic Design Initiative and is a sought-after expert on biophilic design around the world. Amanda is an award-winning architect who enjoyed a successful 15-year career working to harmonize the relationship between pe... Read More →
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Malaysia Marshall

Specialist, Biophilic Design, ILFI
With an interest in design, planning, and social studies—more specifically how one’s built environment influences behavior and thinking—Malaysia was initially drawn to the science and creative nature of architecture and design. Born and raised in the Atlanta area, she decided... Read More →

Wednesday May 1, 2019 1:00pm - 5:00pm PDT
Hyatt Regency - Clearwater Room #702