Sustainable Residential Development
If planning and design for green neighborhoods you need to understand the principles of green building and how to apply them to residential development. These principles create communities that balance social, economic, and environmental needs.
Future of Homes and Communities
As a result of fundamental socio-economic changes in society, our homes and communities are also changing. The effect of these changes on our living patterns and dwellings will be described in this lecture.
Planning Homes and Communities for Healthy Living
Recent studies demonstrate that there is a correlation between the design of our homes and communities and their occupants’ health. In this lecture, Dr. Friedman will draw the line and will illustrate how homes and communities can be designed for healthy living.
The Grow Homes and the Next Homes: Thinking Innovation
The past half century saw urban sprawl and dependence on cars governing most decision in planning homes and communities. In this presentation Dr. Friedman will describe his alternative called the Common Sense Community.
Sustainable Buildings Canada | Lifetime Achievement Award
United Nations World Habitat Award