Sustainable Architecture Awareness Series

AIA Connecticut is focusing on the importance of sustainable architecture during the month of April!

We have curated a series of programs that include tours of cutting-edge energy efficient buildings and webinars about the intriguing development of sustainable concrete.

This series is a great way to explore sustainable methods and practices with AIA industry professionals. Bring your questions and curiosity!

All programs are 1 HSW unless noted otherwise.

HMTX Industries World HQ
Hard Hat Tour
April 6 | 2pm
HMTX Industries is excited to offer this tour of their new World HQ in Norwalk. The structure will be the first Living Building Challenge Petal-Certified building in Connecticut.

Women in Green
Virtual Panel Discussion
April 13 | 4pm
This discussion includes women in the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC) industry who are leaders in tackling environmental and sustainability issues in Connecticut and the Northeast.

340 + Dixwell
April 21 | 3pm
Explore the plans and vision for the 340 + Dixwell project, specifically from the Mass Timber and Passive House perspectives.
Presented by Andrew Ruff (Gray Organschi Architecture) & Paul Selnau (Schadler Selnau Associates)

Concrete Innovations
April 7 | 4pm
Explore how new products, manufacturing methods, and research are devloping innovative concretes to meet new projects chhallenges
Presented by Doug O'Neill (NRMCA)

Passive House ICF Home - 3 HSW
Hard Hat Tour
April 20 | 8am
Joing representatives from CCPC, NIDURA, and Carbon Custom Builders to tour an ICF and Passive House-compliant dwelling in ound Ridge, NY. The tour will be led by its designer and occupand, Sam Fertik.

Patriquin Architects
Hard Hat Tour
April 28 | 3pm
Join Patriquin Architects to explore the process, challenges, and solutions they faced while renovating their office building to achieve Passive House certification.