Presentations
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Presentations available:
• Whole Systems and Life-Cycle Thinking
• Life Cycle Assessment
• Priorities for Sustainable Design & Business
• Priorities for Sustainable Design in Commercial Buildings
• Environmental Problem Statement
• Energy Effectiveness
• Dematerialization (includes lightweighting and design for lifetime)
• Good Materials
• Biomimicry (for general audiences)
• Biomimicry for Engineers
• Laws & Labels
• Systems Thinking
• Persuasive Design for Sustainability
• Ecological Payback Time of an Energy-Efficient Modular Building
• Energy Generation and Storage for Net-Zero Energy Buildings
• Green Design Tools & Strategies (general overview)
• Worldchanging Design (general overview with attention to global & social issues)

Some of these lectures are, or can be, part of larger workshops.

Custom presentations may also be requested.

 

Past presentations at conferences, schools, and businesses include:
• US National Library of Medicine, 2003
• Better World Business Forum, Paris, 2004
• Technische Universiteit Delft, Holland, 2004
• Doors of Perception, Delhi, 2005
• Antioch University, 2005
• Arup, 2006
• Sustainable Innovation, 2006
• Simon Fraser Univ., 2006
• Foo Camp, 2007
• ArquinFAD, Barcelona, 2007
• San Jose State University, 2007
• Lawrence Berkeley Labs, 2007
• UC Berkeley Extension, 2007 and 2009
• UC Berkeley, 2008
• Salone Internazionale del Mobile, Milan, 2008
• Mattel, 2008
• Emily Carr University, Canada, 2008, 2010, and 2011
• SolidWorks World, 2008
• Biomimicry Alumni Gathering, 2009
• ETech, 2009
• San Francisco Ignite, 2009
• Sustainable Minds Training Workshop, 2009
• Taipei Design Center San Francisco, 2009 and 2011
• West Coast Green, 2009
• Sustainable Brands, 2009
• Sustainable Brands Boot Camp webinar, 2010
• Better Buildings - Better Business, 2010
• San Francisco Green Fest, 2010
• Engineers for a Sustainable World, 2010
• Esalen Institute, 2010
• Good People Share, Brazil, 2010
• Project Brains, Brazil, 2010
• American Society for Engineering Education webinar, 2011
• Society of Environmental Toxicology & Chemistry, Budapest, 2011
• Baldwin Wallace University Sustainability Symposium (Keynote), 2011
• IKEA, 2011
• Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education, 2012
• Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education EdMedia, 2012