Updated: Apr 26, 2021
IEN (Gregers) has been invited as speaker for the Ecopuncture book launch webinar series exploring how to "create spaces, buildings and cities to make people happier and our planet healthier". Fellow speakers are Dr. Nirmal Kishnani (author of the book "Ecopuncture: Transforming Architecture and Urbanism in Asia") and Keagan Rubel (Head of Sustainability and Circular Economy, CBRE). The event is hosted and organized by carpet manufacturer, Interface, whose founder, the late Ray Anderson, famously started its pioneering focus on environmental sustainability in 1994 with its announcement of "Mission Zero". By 2019, Interface achieved carbon lifecycle neutrality across its entire product portfolio and also launched its regenerative "Climate Take Back" initiative to reverse climate change. The moderator for this free webinar (Wed, Sep 30, 2020 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CST) is Interface Asia Sustainability lead Maxine Chen.
Ecopuncture book (click).
IEN presentation "Ecopuncture: Perspectives from a green building design consultant":