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    Sustainable Buildings Breakfast on Eco-Housing: Active House


    Principals of Active House Design:
    ANDRE D'ELIA, B.Arch (Carleton University), OAA, MRAIC
    Principal, superkül

    In 2013, in Thorold, ON Great Gulf added an exciting new piece to the landscape of sustainable housing in Canada - Active House. Designed by Toronto Architects superkül and based on the model established by the Active House Alliance in Brussels this home seeks to balance comfort, energy and environment with a focus on natural light, ventilation, dynamic controls, sustainable materials and renewable energy. Andre D'elia principal at superkül will present the fundamental principals of Active House and process of integrating them into the design

    Image: superkül.

    SPEAKER: Andre D’Elia
    Since founding superkül in 2002, Andre D’Elia has provided leadership and exceptional client service on a number of superkül projects, including the recently completed Great Gulf Active House, +HOUSE, STEALTH Cabin, Newmarket Community Centre, and Fielding Estate Winery. He is currently leading the design of three mid-rise multi-residential infill projects in Toronto. Andre is a registered architect with the Ontario Association of Architects (OAA) and a member of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (MRAIC). He is a member of the Toronto Community Housing Design Review Panel, and an OAA mentor.

    Andre is well known for his listening skills and affable leadership style, and a strong aptitude for design and construction. His areas of expertise include sustainable design, construction detailing and sequencing and the redevelopment of heritage and existing properties at all scales.

    Born in Toronto, Andre D’Elia received his professional architecture degree from Carleton University, graduating with distinction, interning in Italy before returning to KPMB Architects as a project architect on a number of award-winning projects, including the Richmond City Hall in British Columbia, which received a Governor General’s Medal for Excellence in Architecture in 2002.

    LocationAutodesk Canada Co, 210 King E, Toronto, ON M5A 1J7 (Map)
    Date & Time

    Registration: 8:30 am
    Session: 8:45 am - 9:30am

    @ Autodesk Canada
    210 King St. E. Toronto

    $25 Professional
    $20 Student

    For more information contact:
    Jeff Ranson
    Manager of Education & Outreach - Sustainable Buildings Canada
    416-752-3535 x 2
    Time in 1403613000
    RegisterPlease click here to register.
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