Global Awards for Sustainable Construction R Nand Kumar ACC Limited, India
<ul><li>Taking responsibility for making a difference </li></ul>Concrete is the most consumed substance on earth after wat...
“ About 90% of all buildings of the modern world are unsustainable.‘‘ Prof  Holger Wallbaum, Holcim Chair for Sustainable ...
<ul><li>(Source: World Green Building Council,  The ecological footprint ) </li></ul><ul><li>The global footprint of build...
India: Urban growth i n the next 5 years © Ashok Lall, India Source: Bureau of Energy Efficiency 20 million dwelling units...
Sustainable construction  is  building in a way that is  socially ,  economically, environmentally, functionally , and aes...
Sustainable Construction is  a Holistic approach to Construction <ul><li>Sustainable construction  seeks harmony between <...
Codes, standards, permits, economy, politics, trends, awareness… Sustainable  Construction  Bridges This Value Chain promo...
“  non-commercial promotion and development of sustainable construction, regionally as well as globally: Holcim Foundation...
Partner Universities Advisory Board : Globally respected names -  K. Töpfer, E. Norten,  S. Upton, Y. Kakabadse, A. Lovins...
Europe Swiss Federal Institute of  Technology (ETH), Zurich,  Switzerland North America Massachusetts Institute of  Techno...
“  non-commercial promotion and development of sustainable construction, regionally as well as globally: Holcim Foundation...
Forum   -  A Symposium of Experts <ul><li>ZURICH   Swiss Fed Institute ETH </li></ul><ul><li>September  2004  </li></ul><u...
Worldwide Experts met in Mexico City <ul><li>Hosted by Universidad Iberoamericana (UIA) , April, 2010   </li></ul><ul><li>...
<ul><li>Funding  sustainable construction  Building   projects </li></ul><ul><li>Funding sustainable construction  researc...
Website:  www.holcimfoundation.org  www.holcimfwards.org
News Letter – No Fee – Subscribe  Today
Publications IUCN Gland Benny Farm, Canada
<ul><li>Regional and global competitions   </li></ul><ul><li>in a 3 Year Cycle </li></ul><ul><li>Seeking  interdisciplinar...
3 rd  International Holcim Awards competition: OPEN FOR ENTRIES Contest closes March 23, 2011
<ul><li>Open for entries till March 23, 2011 </li></ul><ul><li>Online entries in English </li></ul><ul><li>5 regional comp...
5 Regional Awards ceremonies  2011 <ul><li>Europe :  September 22/23 Milan, Italy </li></ul><ul><li>North America :  Octob...
The Holcim Award – The Icosahedron <ul><li>Self-consolidating micro concrete </li></ul><ul><li>CEMROC super sulfated slag ...
<ul><li>MAIN   </li></ul><ul><li>NEXT GENERATION </li></ul><ul><li>Very Easy To Apply  </li></ul><ul><li>Online - Menu Dri...
<ul><li>MAIN :  Any construction project at an advanced stage of design is eligible for the competition where  execution o...
Anyone can apply TOWN PLANNER STUDENT COMPANY COLLEGE GROUP/TEAM SOCIAL  SCIENTIST ACADEMIC LANDSCAPER CONSULTANT INDIVIDU...
<ul><li>NEXT GENERATION  category open for  Final Year  students of Graduate, Post Graduate, PhD  student for  projects cr...
Evaluating Sustainable Construction <ul><li>P rogress    Significant advancements </li></ul><ul><li>Pl anet    Environme...
Not about cement... any material   1/4 - M etropol Parasol
Not a Matter of Scale...  any size will do 1/4 Coral Restoration Concept
<ul><li>EASY TO APPLY </li></ul><ul><li>NO ENTRY FEE </li></ul><ul><li>ONLINE ENTRY  in English  </li></ul><ul><li>No Hard...
THANK YOU & Visit www.holcimawards.org Contest closes March 23, 2011
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The Holcim Awards is an international competition of the Holcim Foundation for Sustainable Construction. The competition celebrates innovative, future-oriented and tangible sustainable construction projects and visions from around the globe and provides prize money of USD 2 million per three-year competition cycle.
It is op open for entries until March 23, 2011.
More information are available on:
http://www.holcimawards.org

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  1. 1. Global Awards for Sustainable Construction R Nand Kumar ACC Limited, India
  2. 2. <ul><li>Taking responsibility for making a difference </li></ul>Concrete is the most consumed substance on earth after water (~ 1 m 3 of concrete per person/year)
  3. 3. “ About 90% of all buildings of the modern world are unsustainable.‘‘ Prof Holger Wallbaum, Holcim Chair for Sustainable Construction, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich), Switzerland
  4. 4. <ul><li>(Source: World Green Building Council, The ecological footprint ) </li></ul><ul><li>The global footprint of buildings </li></ul>This represents the collective impact of all building materials & services
  5. 5. India: Urban growth i n the next 5 years © Ashok Lall, India Source: Bureau of Energy Efficiency 20 million dwelling units Housing 50,000 rooms Hotels 13 million m 2 Retail space in malls 19 million m 2 Commercial space
  6. 6. Sustainable construction is building in a way that is socially , economically, environmentally, functionally , and aesthetically balanced to meet today's needs and to provide and conserve resources for future generations A Simple Definition
  7. 7. Sustainable Construction is a Holistic approach to Construction <ul><li>Sustainable construction seeks harmony between </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Today and Tomorrow, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Resources and Consumption </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Needs and Opportunities </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Codes, standards, permits, economy, politics, trends, awareness… Sustainable Construction Bridges This Value Chain promoting and rewarding Sustainability and “ green ” design Architects Planners Engineers Policy makers Builders Promoters Investors End-users Building materials Products & services Solutions & applications Lifecycle & certificates
  9. 9. “ non-commercial promotion and development of sustainable construction, regionally as well as globally: Holcim Foundation Objectives <ul><li>Regional adaptation of sustainable construction </li></ul><ul><li>Interdisciplinary approaches to sustainable construction </li></ul>
  10. 10. Partner Universities Advisory Board : Globally respected names - K. Töpfer, E. Norten, S. Upton, Y. Kakabadse, A. Lovins, M. Yunus, R. Soiron massachusetts institute of technology
  11. 11. Europe Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich, Switzerland North America Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Boston, USA Latin America Universidad Iberoamericana (UIA), Mexico City, Mexico Africa Middle East University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), Johannesburg, South Africa Asia Pacific Tongji University (TJU), Shanghai, China SHORTLY SIGNING WITH AN INDIAN UNIVERSITY massachusetts institute of technology Partnerships - Technically competent & credible
  12. 12. “ non-commercial promotion and development of sustainable construction, regionally as well as globally: Holcim Foundation Activities <ul><li>FORUMS for academia and practioners </li></ul><ul><li>FUNDS for building projects and research projects. </li></ul><ul><li>GLOBAL AWARDS innovative design solutions </li></ul>
  13. 13. Forum - A Symposium of Experts <ul><li>ZURICH Swiss Fed Institute ETH </li></ul><ul><li>September 2004 </li></ul><ul><li>“ Basic Needs ” </li></ul><ul><li>TONGJI University </li></ul><ul><li>April 2007 </li></ul><ul><li>“ Urban Transformation” </li></ul><ul><li>MEXICO CITY – Ibero Americana </li></ul><ul><li>April 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>“ Reinventing Construction” </li></ul>
  14. 14. Worldwide Experts met in Mexico City <ul><li>Hosted by Universidad Iberoamericana (UIA) , April, 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>270 participants from 39 countries </li></ul><ul><li>Next Holcim Forum will meet at a new Indian Partner University </li></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>Funding sustainable construction Building projects </li></ul><ul><li>Funding sustainable construction research PhD projects/teams </li></ul>Project Seed Funding Implementation funding for promising research projects and tangible building initiatives
  16. 16. Website: www.holcimfoundation.org www.holcimfwards.org
  17. 17. News Letter – No Fee – Subscribe Today
  18. 18. Publications IUCN Gland Benny Farm, Canada
  19. 19. <ul><li>Regional and global competitions </li></ul><ul><li>in a 3 Year Cycle </li></ul><ul><li>Seeking interdisciplinary approaches to sustainable construction and projects with high probability of execution </li></ul><ul><li>Addressing architects, engineers, materials technologists, planners, social scientists, and related professions – including students </li></ul><ul><li>Promoting and rewarding regional approaches to sustainable construction </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluation by an independent jury of experts </li></ul>Holcim Global Awards
  20. 20. 3 rd International Holcim Awards competition: OPEN FOR ENTRIES Contest closes March 23, 2011
  21. 21. <ul><li>Open for entries till March 23, 2011 </li></ul><ul><li>Online entries in English </li></ul><ul><li>5 regional competitions, </li></ul><ul><li>5 regional Awards ceremonies May 2011 </li></ul><ul><li>Global Prize Money : USD 2 Million </li></ul><ul><li>Global Ceremonies in prize winners’ countries </li></ul>3 rd Awards cycle : www.holcimawards.org Goal: To increase the overall quality of entries
  22. 22. 5 Regional Awards ceremonies 2011 <ul><li>Europe : September 22/23 Milan, Italy </li></ul><ul><li>North America : October 20/21 National Building Museum, Washington DC, USA </li></ul><ul><li>Latin America : October 6/7 Buenos Aires, Argentina </li></ul><ul><li>Africa Middle East : September 8/9 Rabat, Morocco </li></ul><ul><li>Asia Pacific : November 24/25 Singapore </li></ul>
  23. 23. The Holcim Award – The Icosahedron <ul><li>Self-consolidating micro concrete </li></ul><ul><li>CEMROC super sulfated slag cement produced by Holcim France-Benelux </li></ul><ul><li>1232 g CEMROC 1350 g EN standard sand 319 g water </li></ul><ul><li>Produced by </li></ul><ul><li>Holcim Product Innovation and Development, Holderbank, Switzerland </li></ul>
  24. 24. <ul><li>MAIN </li></ul><ul><li>NEXT GENERATION </li></ul><ul><li>Very Easy To Apply </li></ul><ul><li>Online - Menu Driven </li></ul>Two Award Categories For Entries
  25. 25. <ul><li>MAIN : Any construction project at an advanced stage of design is eligible for the competition where execution of project or commercial supply of product/service had not started before July 1, 2010. </li></ul><ul><li>Anyone can enter - architects, engineers, materials technologists, material suppliers, service providers, landscape & horticulturists, decorators, planners, promoters, builders, social scientists, and related professions </li></ul>MAIN Category
  26. 26. Anyone can apply TOWN PLANNER STUDENT COMPANY COLLEGE GROUP/TEAM SOCIAL SCIENTIST ACADEMIC LANDSCAPER CONSULTANT INDIVIDUAL GOVT / NGO ANYONE CIVIL ENGINEER PROMOTER BUILDER ARCHITECTS
  27. 27. <ul><li>NEXT GENERATION category open for Final Year students of Graduate, Post Graduate, PhD student for projects created within university programs. </li></ul><ul><li>(this category seeks visions and ideas at a conceptual level) </li></ul><ul><li>within university programs = university or institute must approve the student entry </li></ul>NEXT GENERATION Category
  28. 28. Evaluating Sustainable Construction <ul><li>P rogress  Significant advancements </li></ul><ul><li>Pl anet  Environmental performance </li></ul><ul><li>P rosperity  Economic efficiency </li></ul><ul><li>P eople  Social responsibility </li></ul><ul><li>P roficiency  Architectural quality </li></ul>Five Target Issues
  29. 29. Not about cement... any material 1/4 - M etropol Parasol
  30. 30. Not a Matter of Scale... any size will do 1/4 Coral Restoration Concept
  31. 31. <ul><li>EASY TO APPLY </li></ul><ul><li>NO ENTRY FEE </li></ul><ul><li>ONLINE ENTRY in English </li></ul><ul><li>No Hard copies needed at all </li></ul><ul><li>ANYONE CAN APPLY </li></ul><ul><li>NO RESTRICTIONS </li></ul><ul><li>Closing date March 23, 2011 </li></ul><ul><li>Apply at www.holcimawards.org </li></ul>3 rd Holcim Global Awards competition:
  32. 32. THANK YOU & Visit www.holcimawards.org Contest closes March 23, 2011

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