Can social media drive built environment sustainability?

Can social media drive built environment sustainability? Over the last few weeks I have been working with Ryan at the Construction Network and the team at Sustainability Now on an exciting project to bring social media discussions into the free to attend virtual online Sustainability Now event on the 9th and 10th November There are […]

using twitter in the built environment?

Next week, the 12 – 15th May, sees a series of built environment ‘events’ in the UK: Be2camp north in Liverpool 15th May (following on from the worlds first unconference  for built environment)  Sustainability Now (13-14th ) Buildings Virtual Conference and Exhibition The Facilities Show NEC Birmingham (12-14th) All of these will use twitter as a […]

sustainability now champion

Phil Clarke at Building Mag @zerochamp has asked me to be a  champion for the forthcoming Building magazine’s Sustainability Now virtual event taking place 13 and 14 May. Still awaiting details, but I will be online in the discussion lounge on the 14th May and look forward to chatting with you there (and hopefuly drinking virtual champagne with Mel […]

Think maybe over but thinking goes on

It was disappointing to read Phils blog post yesterday that the Think sustainability conference and exhibition is to be discontinued by CMP, but the reasons given do make sense. Having visited both Think 07 and Think 08, I would say that Think 07 made an important contribution to built environment sustainability, shaping agendas and providing […]

on sustainability now

Last Tuesday I attended the Building Sustainability Now conference event, from my study, popping out from the event and discussions only to deal with phone calls and other work issues. I also made a good number of new contacts, either through email address exchange or social connections such as Linkedin. Oh and I didn’t use […]

built environment events … coming soon

News of up and coming events which in some way isite / fairsnape are involved or participating in. Information and contact links are included below but please feel free to leave comments or contact here for more information, or indeed for help on accessing the online events (V indicates the event has virtual or online […]

UK sustainability events

I seem to be on a conference theme this evening so I should give a plug for two important UK events, (or Phil will be after me) Think 08 – 7 and 8 May 2008 Think08 is a free exhibition and high level conference about thinking through and delivering sustainability in the built environment. With […]