///SKINS Newsletter January 2018, Highlights.
Digital Tech and Facade Design and Fabrication – Live Workshop
For a second time, Ignacio Fernández Solla, Associate Director of the ARUP Facades group based in Madrid Spain, will present rare insight on computation and technology, the circular economy, internet of things (IoT), energy performance, and energy generation.
Skins on Campus – Facade Tectonics 2018 World Congress
Join Facade tectonics in LA on March 11-12 and be part of the leading dialogue on sustainable and resilient buildings and urban habitat. Over 100 peer-reviewed papers will be presented.
Remembering Peter Rice
What does an engineer do? An engineer imagines. What are your sources of inspiration? Mic Patterson remembers Peter Rice and discusses his enduring legacy.
Drawdown: Paul Hawken gets real with climate change
Drawdown is an inspiring new effort to manage atmospheric carbon and the resulting climate impacts. This brief reveiw discusses the book, the movement, and the potential.
New Issue: Journal of Facade Design & Engineering
This Special issue featuring nine papers selected from the most recent ICBEST conference. The conference theme was “interdisciplinary perspectives for future building envelopes.” ICBEST is a worldwide forum for building envelope architecture and engineering.
SKINS welcomes authors!
If you are interested in publishing in SKINS they welcome submissions of original technical & theoretical content broadly related to the building skin. More information is published on their website.