Construction21 walks the stairs at MIPIM

14Mar 2017

Rendez-vous in Cannes! As a partner of MIPIM, Construction21 will be there to launch the 2017 edition of the Green Solutions Awards.

The Construction21 team also brings a touch of sustainability to the real estate international exhibition program with the conference "Cities Against the climate change: what actionable solutions?" that will bring together a panel of international experts. Construction21 will also be present onsite at the Palais des Festivals, on the booth of its partner Green Planet Architects.

Launch of Green Solutions Awards 2017: Wednesday, March 15 at 17h

Every year Construction21 runs an international competition for outstanding realisations in order to inspire professionals around the world for future building, eco-neighborhoods or infrastructure projects. Through this contest, we hope to contribute to keep global warming below 2 ° C.

All realisations in competition are highlighted on Construction21 platforms, and the most remarkable among them will be distinguished at the next World Climate Conference in Bonn (COP23) in November.

In 2017, two major innovations. The competition expands to infrastructures and to China, which will open its own Construction21 platform in early March.

Discover the 2017 edition of the Green Solutions Awards, come and meet partners and participants of past years on Wednesday, March 15, at 5.00PM, on the Green Planet Architects booth (P-1.J61).

"Cities Against the climate change: what actionable solutions?", Thursday, March 16 at 14:30

This conference (in English), hosted by Brian Kilkelly, Urban Transitions Development Lead, Climate-KIC will bring together three major international professionals to take stock of the practical solutions that already help building more sustainable and more sober cities. 

  • Carbon-Energy Fund (Valérie David, Director Sustainable Development Eiffage)
  • SSD / Smart Sustainable Districts Programme (Clare Wildfire, program Director, Climate KIC)
  • Architecture for green living (Rafiq Azam, Architect, Architecture Shattoto)

Thursday, March 16th at 14:30, under the glass canopy of the Palais des Festivals.

Presence at the Green Planet Architects booth/ P-1.J61

Green Planet Architects is an international website connecting "green" architects and contractors wishing to develop sustainable projects. As our partner, Green Planet Architects welcomes the Construction21 team on their booth, designed by the great Dutch architecture firm MVRDV.

We are looking forward to welcoming you there!

 Palais des festivals - Cannes - France     14/03 - 17/03/2017
Moderated by : Alexia ROBIN

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