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Join us in Seattle on May 16 - 19, 2017 for the 11th annual Living Future unConference! Learn more and register here: http://www.livingfutureunconference.org/.
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Friday, May 19 • 10:30am - 12:30pm
Using Research to Accelerate Biophilic Design
TRACK: Master Speaker

The beauty and inspiration offered by biophilic design is catalyzing a new generation of architecture. Underlying each of the patterns and attributes of biophilia is a belief that quality of life will be measurably improved. Are the inspirational qualities reflected in improved health and productivity? Is there research that helps to argue for biophilic design? This session will introduce the most accessible and prominent research related to biophilic design principles and visions for research and practice in the future. 

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Vivian Loftness

University Professor, Paul Mellon Chair in Architecture, Carnegie Mellon University
Vivian Loftness, FAIA, LEED Fellow, is University Professor and Paul Mellon Chair in Sustainability, serving a decade as Head of the School of Architecture at Carnegie Mellon. With over 35 years of industry and government funding, she is a key member of Carnegie Mellon’s leadership in sustainability, author of eight book chapters and editor of the Springer Reference... Read More →


Friday May 19, 2017 10:30am - 12:30pm
Westin: Ballroom 1 (Grand Level)