Vivian Manasc speaks on engaging in sustainable architecture.
About the speaker
Vivian Manasc is Senior Principal of Manasc Isaac and a Canadian leader in sustainable design. She is Past President of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada, a Director of the Canada Green Building Council, Adjunct Professor of Architecture at the University of Calgary, a founding member of the Sustainable Buildings Symposium, co-author of Agora Borealis: Engaging in Sustainable Architecture and a frequent speaker on sustainable design across Canada. Vivian has recently been appointed to the National Capital Commission Advisory Committee on Planning, Design and Realty. Vivian has worked extensively in the area of designing outstanding sustainable buildings for public and corporate sector owners, facilitating an integrated sustainable design process.
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We have to be worried about construction waste, both because of legacy that we lose and the memory that we lose and because of the material environment. — Vivian Manasc
The built environment has to be addressed in terms of existing buildings. — Vivian Manasc