Healing the Future

Sustainability

martin brown
advocacy | @fairsnape | consulting
Martin Brown	


•  Built

Environment Strategy	


•  Sustainability	

•  Collaborative Working	

•  Social

Media	


•  Bu...
Healing the Future

Sustainability
	

•  Principles

+ Concepts	


•  Applications	

•  Discussions	

discussion point sli...
Built Environment contributes 40%
100yrs global warming in 26 secs

Built Environment contributes 40%
"Sustainable
development meets the
needs of the present
without compromising
the ability of future
generations to meet
the...
@fairsnape

Not compromising future generations

Sustainable Development?
GREY TO GREEN	

cornucopian accomodationalist

Do nothing
now
Technology
will solve
Resources
are plentiful

Reject as
muc...
Photo by Fairsnape

martin brown

@fairsnape 2013
Photo by Olof S

martin brown

@fairsnape 2013
Photo by Vilseskogen

2013

	


martin brown

@fairsnape
Photo by AdamKR

2013

	


martin brown

@fairsnape
Photo by departing(YYZ)

@fairsnape 2013

	


martin brown
"Sustainable Business is
giving more back to the
environment and nature than
we take”
from The Responsible Business, Yvon
...
Have we picked the low hanging fruit?

Sustainable Construction
It s a mammoth task but we have the tools

Creative Collaboration
"Sustainable
construction: its time to
think differently, its time
to heal the future”
Martin Brown

Moving from a 40% neg...
Carbon and Local

Responsible Construction
Managing Resources

Planetary Boundaries
Photo by “the Wanderers Eye”
Photo by “The Wanderers

Eye

2013

	


martin brown

martin brown
@fairsnape

@fairsnape
201...
Green Building

Biomimicry and Biophillia
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4jORau0V62c	


Moving from Take, Make, Dump

..

Circular Thinking
Social Media and Transparency
Material Transparency

Healthy and Responsible
“– its time to think differently
– time to heal the future”
Martin Brown
Time to heal the future

40 Percent Positive
"Sustainable
construction is when we
move from doing less
bad to doing more
good"

Restorative Sustainability
Summary Discussions
Recommended Further Reading and ReSearching:	

	

The Responsible Business – Yvon Chouinard	

	

The Circular Economy Foun...
More … follow the issues covered in this
lecture on the Fairsnape iSite blog at:
www.fairsnape.com
… and join the conversa...
Healing the Future: Discussion points from sustainability lecture
Healing the Future: Discussion points from sustainability lecture
Healing the Future: Discussion points from sustainability lecture
Healing the Future: Discussion points from sustainability lecture
Healing the Future: Discussion points from sustainability lecture
Healing the Future: Discussion points from sustainability lecture
Healing the Future: Discussion points from sustainability lecture
Healing the Future: Discussion points from sustainability lecture
Healing the Future: Discussion points from sustainability lecture
Healing the Future: Discussion points from sustainability lecture
Healing the Future: Discussion points from sustainability lecture
Healing the Future: Discussion points from sustainability lecture
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Healing the Future: Discussion points from MSc sustainability lecture for Construction Management, exploring the future of sustainability in the sector, and the need to turn around the negative impact into a positive impact.

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Healing the Future: Discussion points from sustainability lecture

  1. 1. Healing the Future Sustainability martin brown advocacy | @fairsnape | consulting
  2. 2. Martin Brown •  Built Environment Strategy •  Sustainability •  Collaborative Working •  Social Media •  Business Improvement www.fairsnape.com
  3. 3. Healing the Future Sustainability •  Principles + Concepts •  Applications •  Discussions discussion point slides for Advanced Construction Technology MSc Seminar
  4. 4. Built Environment contributes 40%
  5. 5. 100yrs global warming in 26 secs Built Environment contributes 40%
  6. 6. "Sustainable development meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs." Not compromising future generations Brundtland Definition
  7. 7. @fairsnape Not compromising future generations Sustainable Development?
  8. 8. GREY TO GREEN cornucopian accomodationalist Do nothing now Technology will solve Resources are plentiful Reject as much as possible Do little as necessary foresight Because it makes sense gaian Earth is a balanced system Community based Grass roots Connectivity Be led by legislation @fairsnape
  9. 9. Photo by Fairsnape martin brown @fairsnape 2013
  10. 10. Photo by Olof S martin brown @fairsnape 2013
  11. 11. Photo by Vilseskogen 2013 martin brown @fairsnape
  12. 12. Photo by AdamKR 2013 martin brown @fairsnape
  13. 13. Photo by departing(YYZ) @fairsnape 2013 martin brown
  14. 14. "Sustainable Business is giving more back to the environment and nature than we take” from The Responsible Business, Yvon Chouinard We should use the word sustainability with great care Sustainable Business?
  15. 15. Have we picked the low hanging fruit? Sustainable Construction
  16. 16. It s a mammoth task but we have the tools Creative Collaboration
  17. 17. "Sustainable construction: its time to think differently, its time to heal the future” Martin Brown Moving from a 40% negative impact to 40 Percent Positive
  18. 18. Carbon and Local Responsible Construction
  19. 19. Managing Resources Planetary Boundaries
  20. 20. Photo by “the Wanderers Eye” Photo by “The Wanderers Eye 2013 martin brown martin brown @fairsnape @fairsnape 2013
  21. 21. Green Building Biomimicry and Biophillia
  22. 22. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4jORau0V62c Moving from Take, Make, Dump .. Circular Thinking
  23. 23. Social Media and Transparency
  24. 24. Material Transparency Healthy and Responsible
  25. 25. “– its time to think differently – time to heal the future” Martin Brown Time to heal the future 40 Percent Positive
  26. 26. "Sustainable construction is when we move from doing less bad to doing more good" Restorative Sustainability
  27. 27. Summary Discussions
  28. 28. Recommended Further Reading and ReSearching: The Responsible Business – Yvon Chouinard The Circular Economy Foundation Biophillia – EO Wilson Fairsnape iSite Blog UKGBC website and UKGBC Pinpoint The Living Building Challenge The Bullitt Centre The UK Sustainable Construction Strategy 2012 Towards New innovation Collaborations (UCLAN pub)
  29. 29. More … follow the issues covered in this lecture on the Fairsnape iSite blog at: www.fairsnape.com … and join the conversations on twitter @fairsnape martin brown advocacy | @fairsnape | consulting

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