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A leader in the field of sustainable design, William McDonough creates strategies for "environmentally intelligent" buildings. His constructions incorporate nature into design and feature daylight, fresh air, diversity, life, and creativity.
William McDonough's designs have helped shape environmental and manufacturing policy. His work and his writings are influencing a new industrial revolution, one that relies on a mutual relationship with the biological world.
Learn about one of the fastest growing trends in the world's industry. Join William McDonough as he explains a future where "industrial design" and "environmental intelligence" are synonymous.
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Definition of Innovation
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The Green Roof
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Innovation In Architecture
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Mori is an architect and educator, who is renowned for her research-based approach to design and architecture.
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For Buckminster Fuller, the answer was usually yes—though not necessarily as planned or envisioned.
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