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Padmasree Ar.Laurie Baker initiated the thought process of cost effective and energy efficient building in the state. The section includes a retrospective of his life and works addressed by eminent speakers from various fields. His philosophy and creative genius is cherished and respected.
Venue : Centre for Developent Studies, Trivandrum.
5pm : Inaugural session
Jan 10, 2009 Venue : Taj Residency, Trivandrum
8.00 am to 8.30 am : Registrations
8.30 am to 11.30 am : The Quest
The term 'Sustainable architecture' has been a subject of constant discussion in the rescent years. The session focuses on the concept and ideologies of sustainable architecture. The session elaborates on the conceptual philosophies and different streams of thoughts to this subject highlighting various regions in a global context. 11.30 am to 1.30 pm : The Morphogenesis
Sustainable Architecture has been detailed out by various architects, creating interesting and culturally unique architectural icons all over the world. This session put across different approaches and practices followed by well known architects. The talks aim at conveying the techniques and methods used in green buildings from different perspectives - mud architecture to advanced construction techniques giving rise to environmentally responsible de