Tag Archives: Think 08

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 … Continue reading

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08 thoughts from think 08

I attended Think08 yesterday afternoon, visiting some of the free seminars and chatting to a good number of exhibitors. It was also good to meet up with fellow bloggers Phil, Mel, Paul, Rob and Casey for an early evening drink. … Continue reading

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Think08 reviews and posts

On route to Think08 today so watch this space for live twitters and blog posts, so if you are attending and see me – please say hi ! Comments, reviews and posts from Think08 will also be carried by the … Continue reading

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profit from sustainability?

Is there profit to be made from sustainability is a question I am often asked at sustainability events, presentations and workshops. It has cropped up again today on publicity for the excellent Think 08 event next month. In some ways … Continue reading

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time for built environment transition?

We may now have a handbook for sustainability change in our sector. When facilitating sessions on sustainability in the built environment, I often get delegates to ‘stand in the future’, 2030 is always a good date, imagine what buildings and … Continue reading

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are green buildings usable?

It seems we are becoming awash with green buildings, eco homes and eco towns. There are some great sites out there with green architecture eye candy (check out Mad Architecture for example). We have some major and significant conferences and … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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