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  • Keith Riddle Resized
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    Keith Riddle

    Senior Vice President Sales & Marketing VELUX Group

    Keith joined VELUX in 2013 as General Manager of VELUX Great Britain & Ireland.

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    Seda Kaçel

    Marie Curie Post UCL

    Seda Kaçel obtained her degree in Architecture at Istanbul Technical University. She was awarded her Master’s degrees at Istanbul Technical University and the University of Nottingham.

  • Joerg Lonkwitz Resized
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    Joerg Lonkwitz

    Senior Designer Gensler Architects

    With more than 12 years of experience in architecture and interiors, Joerg has worked on a variety of project types both in China and in Europe, ranging in size, scale and complexity.

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    Femke Beute

    Environmental Psychologist LightGreen Health

    Femke Beute is an Environmental Psychologist living in Norway. Her main expertise concerns the beneficial effects of nature and daylight on health and wellbeing.

  • Per Arnold Andersen Resized
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    Per Arnold Andersen

    Architect VELUX Group

    Per Arnold Andersen, Architect MAA, has worked for more than twenty years as an architect and project manager in major Danish architect offices.

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    Christopher Trott

    Head of Sustainability Foster + Partners

    Christopher graduated from the University of Wales with a first-class honors degree in engineering and went on to gain an MSc in Building Services Engineering from the University of Glasgow.

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    Cassie Sutherland

    Director for Energy and Buildings C40

    Cassie Sutherland is the Programme Director for Energy and Buildings. 

  • Francisca Rodriguez Resized
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    Francisca Rodriguez 

    Research Fellow Queensland University of Technology

    Dr Francisca Rodriguez is a Research Fellow with the School of Architecture and Built Environment, Queensland University of Technology.

  • Dana Behrman Resized
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    Dana Behrman

    Senior Urban Designer, Associate Director UNStudio

    Dana Behrman is a Senior Urban Designer, Associate Director at UNStudio and leads UNS_Urban.
    Dana received an MA with distinction from the Centre for Research Architecture at Goldsmiths College, University of London in 2010.

  • Yvonne De Kort Resized
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    Yvonne de Kort

    Professor Eindhoven University of Technology

    Yvonne de Kort is a professor of Environmental Psychology at the Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands.

  • Arlind Dervishaj Resized
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    Arlind Dervishaj 

    Architect, Digital Design and Sustainability Expert ARCO Architecture Company

    Arlind Dervishaj is an architect with experience in architectural and sustainable design, research, and teaching at the university level.

  • Rasmus Nørgaard Resized
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    Rasmus Nørgaard

    Urban entrepreneur Home.Earth

    Rasmus Nørgaard - urban entrepreneur that has worked in real estate for the past 20 years. Previous background in finance and management consulting.

  • Nicolaj Hostrup Langkjær Resized
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    Nicolaj Hostrup Langkjær 

    Sustainability Engineer C.F. Møller Architects

    Nicolaj Langkjær holds an Architectural Engineering (M.Sc.) degree from the Technical University of Denmark, specializing in indoor climate, daylight, energy and LCA.

  • Steve Fotios Resized
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    Steve Fotios

    Professor University of Sheffield

    Steve Fotios is a professor of Lighting and Visual Perception at the University of Sheffield.

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    Lidia Morawska

    Physicist, Distinguished Professor Queensland University

    Lidia Morawska, a physicist, is a Distinguished Professor at the Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, Australia, and the Director of the International Laboratory for Air Quality and Health at QUT, which is a Collaborating Centre of the World Health Organization.

  • Natalia Sokol
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    Natalia Sokol

    Assistant Professor Gdansk University of Technology

    Dr Natalia Sokol is an assistant Professor (Adiunkt) at Gdansk Tech with 15 years of lighting design and teaching experience. Her work with stained glass, luminaire and lighting design led her to study daylight within the built environment.

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    Cécile Brisac

    Founding partner and director Brisac Gonzalez

    Cécile is a founding partner and director of Brisac Gonzalez since 1999, and founder of Atelier Brisac since 2019. 

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    Michael Ambjørn

    Managing Director Urbantech

    As a Managing Director at Urbantech Michael works with bringing people together, creating connection, enabling change. 

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    Anita Derjanecz

    Managing Director REHVA

    Anita Derjanecz is the Managing Director at REHVA: The Federation of European Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning associations founded in 1963. 

  • Cosmin Ticleanu Resized
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    Cosmin Ticleanu

    Principal Consultant BRE’s Building Technology Group

    Cosmin is a Principal Consultant in BRE’s Building Technology Group. He leads and undertakes consultancy and research projects for public and private sector customers into all aspects of electric lighting and daylighting.

  • Li Hu
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    Li Hu

    Professor Tsinghua University

    Visiting professor at the Tsinghua University and Central Academy of Fine Arts, China.

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    Signe Sand

    Climate activist

    Signe is a Danish architect, climate activist and advisor, with professional experience with low emission constructions and breathable structures.

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    Mary Parsons

    National Regeneration & Partnerships Director; Commissioner Lovell Partnerships; Building Better Building Beautiful

    Mary has over 25 years experience of in planning and delivering complex large scale new developments and urban regeneration. She is National Regeneration & Partnerships Director at Lovell Partnerships; part of Morgan Sindall Group plc.

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    Marie-Claude Dubois

    Associate professor Lund University

    Marie-Claude Dubois is senior lecturer at the Swedish University of Agriculture Sciences and associate professor at the Department of Architecture and the Built Environment at Lund University in Sweden. 

  • Mikkel Esrup Resized
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    Mikkel Esrup Steenberg

    Lead, computational design team Henning Larsen Architects A/S

    Mikkel has a master's degree in architecture and design with a focus on sustainability and digital simulations.  

  • Nicole Porter Resized
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    Nicole Porter

    Associate Professor, Director University of Nottingham

    Dr. Nicole Porter is an Associate Professor of Architecture and Landscape at the University of Nottingham.

  • Lukas G Resized
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    Lukas Gruntz

    Architect, editor Atelier Atlas

    Lukas Gruntz completed his studies at the University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland FHNW in Muttenz and Basel, 

  • Ye Qing
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    Ms. Ye Qing

    Chairman of Shenzhen Institute of Building Research, Co., Ltd. Shenzhen Institute of Building Research, Co., Ltd.

    Ms. Ye QingM.Arch of Zhejiang University, Professor level Senior Engineer, National Class-A Registered Architect. She is a key contributor to promoting green building and eco-city development in China.

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    Franz Forsberg

    Sustainable Environmental Design Specialist dataTrees

    Franz Forsberg's work as a designer aims to bridge the gap between architects and engineers, for the benefit of society.

  • Manuel Spitschan Resized
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    Manuel Spitschan

    University Research Lecturer University of Oxford

    Dr Manuel Spitschan is a University Research Lecturer at the University of Oxford. After his studies in psychology at the University of St Andrews in Scotland (UK), he completed his PhD at the University of Pennsylvania (US).

  • Tina Mayn
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    Tina Mayn

    Senior Vice President Products VELUX Group

    Tina Mayn is Senior Vice President for Products in the VELUX GROUP, which includes Innovation, Research & Development and the VELUX Product Programme.

  • Sun Yimin
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    Dr. Sun Yimin

    Professor of Architecture and Urban Design Dean, School of Architecture South China University of Technology

    Professor Sun Yimin is the first doctor of sports architecture research trained in China. He is the only Cheung Kong Scholar and National Teaching Master among the National Engineering Survey and Design Master in China; a national candidate of Millions Talents Project.

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    Henry Glogau

    Architect GXN Innovation

    A New Zealand architect based in Denmark and a graduate of the Royal Danish Academy in Copenhagen. 

  • Laerke Hein Resized
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    Lærke Hein

    Social and Cultural entrepreneur NREP Property Investment

    Lærke Hein has a background as a social and cultural entrepreneur. Has won awards as Entrepreneur of the Year and are Founder of the global running community 'Right to Movement' there was voted NGO of the Year. 

  • David Briggs
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    David Briggs

    CEO VELUX Group

    David Briggs is CEO of the VELUX Group. David began his VELUX career in France in 1991. Since then, he has held a number of key management positions within the VELUX Group, including General Manager of the VELUX Great Britain sales company.

  • Marilyne Andersen Resized
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    Marilyne Andersen

    Full Professor EPFL

    Marilyne Andersen is Full Professor at EPFL and Head of the LIPID Laboratory. With a background in physics, she conducts research on performance as a driver for design, with an emphasis on daylight and a focus on questions of comfort, perception and health.

  • Claire Kimball Johnson
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    Claire Kimball Johnson

    Architect MAA & Strategic Designer CKJ Studio

    Claire Kimball Johnson is an architect and strategist holding a master's degree in Strategic Design & Entrepreneurship from the Royal Danish Academy and Copenhagen Business School.

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    Markus Pendlmayr

    Founder, civil engineer einszueins architekur ZT GMBH

    Markus founded einszueins architekur ZT GMBH in 2018 with Katharina Bayer and Markus Zilker. In 2017 he became a civil engineer. 

  • Margrethe Odgaard Photo Resized
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    Margrethe Odgaard

    Textile and Colour Designer ACT Colour

    Textile and colour designer Margrethe Odgaard works with colour as a full, sensory perception and believes that products made with the intention of nourishing the body and mind will have a positive impact on the viewer.

  • Christina Yao
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    Christina Yao

    Editor Dezeen

    With over 10 years of design journalism experience, Christina Yao is the China editor of Dezeen, responsible for all Dezeen’s Chinese language contents.

  • Frederik Noltenius Busck Resized
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    Frederik Noltenius Busck

    Political scientist, activist, entrepreneur CPH Village

    Born in 1983, Frederik graduated from the University of Copenhagen. While studying Frederik co-founded Denmark's first green student organization pushing for sustainability at the Danish Universities and beyond.

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    Ayesha Batool

    Doctoral Researcher University of Nottingham

    Ayesha Batool is a doctoral candidate in architecture at the University of Nottingham. As an architect, she uses a human-centric approach, focused on improving wellbeing and empowering local communities. 

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    John Macomber

    Senior Lecturer Havard University

    John Macomber is a Senior Lecturer in the Finance unit at Harvard Business School. His professional background includes leadership of real estate, construction, and information technology businesses. At HBS, Mr. Macomber's work focuses on the future of cities, particularly as aided by the private finance and delivery of public infrastructure projects in both the developed and emerging worlds. 

  • Cehao Yu Resized
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    Cehao Yu

    Early Stage Researcher Delft University of Technology

    Cehao Yu is an award-winning lighting designer with advanced skills in visualization and technical lighting design.

  • Stephen Wasilewski Resized
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    Stephen Wasilewski

    Research associate, doctoral candidate Hochschule Luzern & EPFL

    Stephen Wasilewski is a research associate at Hochschule Luzern and a doctoral candidate at École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne in the Laboratory of Integrated Performance in Design (LIPID). 

  • Stifter+Bachmann Resized
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    Helmut Stifter, Angelika Bachmann

    Dr. Arch. STIFTER + BACHMANN

    Helmut Stifter and Angelika Bachmann are graduates from the Faculty of Architecture in Innsbruck and Florence respectively. In 2000 they founded the STIFTER + BACHMANN architectural firm.

  • Susanne Brorson Resized
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    Susanne Brorson

    Director STUDIO SUSANNE BRORSON

    Susanne Brorson has graduated from Bauhaus-University in Weimar in 2004, having also studied at Politecnico in Milan and Bartlett School of Architecture in London. 

  • Jose Fernando Portrait
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    José Fernando Gomez

    Founder Natura Futura Arquitectura

    Ecuadorian Architect born on March 15, 1987, in Babahoyo, Ecuador, graduated from the Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism of the University of Guayaquil, and Master in Advanced Architectural Design, in Chihuahua, Mexico.

  • Chris Humann
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    Chris Humann 

    Senior Development Engineer Halio

    Chris Humann is a senior product development engineer at Halio, Inc., where he is responsible for the development of the Halio Sky Camera control system.

  • Nanna Dyrup Svane
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    Nanna Dyrup Svane

    Industrial PhD student MOE

    As an Industrial PhD student at MOE Nanna will build upon the development of simulation tools, 

  • Rick Joy Resize
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    Rick Joy

    Founder and Principal Studio Rick Joy

    Rick Joy is the founder and principal of Studio Rick Joy. He is considered an important contributor to the ongoing global discourse on conceptual and sustainable architecture. His work expresses innovation and exactitude in modernism and reflects a unique sense of place.

  • Sabine Pauquay
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    Sabine Pauquay

    Public Affairs Manager VELUX Group

    Working for VELUX, Sabine is a part of projects like RenovActive - a concept that offers a simple, innovative and affordable solution to the renovation challenge. 

  • A. Pacheco
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    Alejandro Pacheco Diéguez

    Digital Sustainability Co-ordinator White Arkitekter

    Since 2014, Alejandro Pacheco Diéguez has worked as an architect and digital sustainability specialist. In all of his work, his focus is to help reduce the environmental impact of buildings by bringing environmental performance analysis closer to the workflow of architects.

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    James Drinkwater

    Head of the Built Environment programme Laudes Foundation

    James Drinkwater is Head of the Built Environment programme at Laudes Foundation, an independent foundation joining the growing movement to accelerate the transition to a climate-positive and inclusive global economy – and founder of ‘Built by Nature’.

  • Veronicagarciahansen Resized
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    Veronica Garcia-Hansen

    Associate Professor School of Architecture and Built Environment, Faculty of Engineering, Queensland University of Technology

    A/Prof. Garcia-Hansen is an internationally recognized researcher with almost 20 years of experience in lighting research. 

  • Harwil De Jonge Resized
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    Harwil De Jonge

    Director of Sustainability Heijmans

    Harwil De Jonge is the director of Heijmans Reals Estate, one of the largest construction companies in the Netherlands.

  • Much Untertrifaller Resized
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    Much Untertrifaller

    Prof. Architect Dipl.-Ing., Managing Partner Dietrich I Untertrifaller Architects

    Much Untertrifaller studied architecture at the Vienna University of Technology. 

  • Louis Becker Resized
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    Louis Becker

    Global Design Principal Henning Larsen

    Global Design Principal Louis Becker has played an integral role in the internationalization of Henning Larsen and remains a driving force behind the vision of expanding the practice’s global impact.

  • Chris Precht Resized
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    Chris Precht

    Architect, founder Studio Precht

    I am a father to my son Tio, a husband to my wife Fei and an architect at Studio Precht in the mountains
    of Austria.

  • Andrew.Bissell Resized
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    Andrew Bissell

    Lighting Design Director Cundall Light4

    Andrew Bissell is the global head of Cundall Light4 having joined in 2006 to set up the lighting design team.

  • Sneha Jain
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    Sneha Jain

    Doctoral Assistant Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

    Sneha Jain is a PhD student at the Laboratory of Integrated Performance in Design (LIPID) at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL).

  • Mandana Sarey Khanie Resized
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    Mandana Sarey Khanie

    Assistant Professor in Daylighting and Lighting Technical University of Denmark

    Mandana Sarey Khanie is an Assistant Professor in Daylighting and Lighting at the section for Indoor Environment at the Technical University of Denmark (DTU).

  • Jakubiec
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    J. Alstan Jakubiec

    Assistant Professor University of Toronto

    J. Alstan Jakubiec is a building scientist, educator, and architect at the University of Toronto specializing in building performance simulation and post-occupancy evaluations. 

  • Federica Giuliani Resized
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    Federica Giuliani

    PhD, BArch, March, Researcher University Niccolò Cusano, Faculty of Engineering

    Dr Federica Giuliani is a researcher in the Faculty of Engineering at the Università Niccolò Cusano, Rome, Italy. Her research work focuses on design processes and the integration of daylight.

  • Mette Tony Resized
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    Mette Tony

    Founder Praksis Architects

    Mette is a graduate of the Academy of Fine Arts' School of Architecture in Copenhagen and further trained as a Building Economist MDB. 

  • Aljosa Dekleva Photo
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    Aljoša Dekleva

    Architect Dekleva Gregorič Architects

    Dekleva Gregorič Architects is a Ljubljana-based architecture studio established by Aljoša Dekleva and Tina Gregorič in 2003. The topics of new collectivity, sharing and collaboration frame the social position of their architecture. The practice has received numerous awards for their work.

  • Ingrid Reumert Resized
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    Ingrid Reumert

    VP of Global External Relations & Sustainability VELUX Group

    Ingrid Reumert is the VP of Global External Relations & Sustainability at The VELUX Group, where she is responsible for public affairs, external communications and social media, corporate branding as well as VELUX sustainability strategy.

  • Zakaria Djebbarra
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    Zakaria Djebbara

    Postdoc at CREATE Aalborg University

    Dr. Zakaria Djebbara, postdoc at CREATE, Aalborg University
    As architecture has an extensive impact on health and well-being, it is crucial that design decisions are evidence-based. We need to know how space impacts us and our mental well-being.

  • Eleonora Brembilla
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    Eleonora Brembilla

    Assistant Professor Delft University of Technology

    Dr. Eleonora Brembilla is an Assistant Professor in the Building Physics and Services group at the TU Delft Faculty of Architecture, in The Netherlands. 

  • Sergio Altomonte Resized
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    Sergio Altomonte

    Professor of Architectural Physics Universite’ catholique de Louvain

    Sergio Altomonte is Professor of Architectural Physics at the Universite’ catholique de Louvain, where he is Dean of the Louvain research Institute for Landscape, Architecture, Built environment.

  • Kasper Guldager Resized
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    Kasper Guldager

    Co-founder Home.Earth

    Co-founder Home.Earth, Co-author of the 'Cradle to Cradle Manual' and 'Building a Circular Future’.

  • Natalie Mossin Resized
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    Natalie Mossin

    Head of Institute The Royal Danish Academy – Institute of Architecture and Technology

    Natalie Mossin is an architect and specialist of innovation in construction and sustainable development in the build environment.

  • Marco Imperadori Resized
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    Marco Imperadori

    Full Professor, holder of the Design and Technology Innovation chair, Faculty of Building Engineering-Architecture Politecnico di Milano

    Marco Imperadori is a Full Professor in the Department of Architecture, Built Environment and Construction Engineering at Politecnico di Milano, holder of the Design and Technology Innovation chair at the Faculty of Building Engineering-Architecture.

  • Katie Mccrory Resized
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    Katie McCrory

    Life at Home Communications Manager, IKEA Retail IKEA

    Katie McCrory works in the sweet spot between communication and innovation, with a 15-year track record of delivering high profile social impact campaigns in the private, public and non-profit sectors around the world.

  • Jakob Brandtberg Knudsen Resized
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    Jakob Brandtberg Knudsen

    Dean of Architecture The Royal Danish Academy

    Jakob Brandtberg Knudsen is the Dean of Architecture at the Royal Danish Academy – Architecture, Design, Conservation.

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    Anders Lonka

    Founding partner ADEPT

    Anders Lonka is one of the founding partners of ADEPT, a Copenhagen and Hamburg based architecture community working in all scales - from urban planning to building architecture and public space. 

  • Jacob Fjalland
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    Jacob Fjalland

    Conservation biologist WWF

    Jacob is an experienced conservation and development leader with a demonstrated history of working in the non-profit organization management industry. 

  • Till Roenneberg
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    Till Roenneberg

    Professor LMU Munich

    Till Roenneberg is professor emeritus at the Medical School of the LMU Munich, a former President of the European Society for Rhythms Research (EBRS), and is currently President of the World Federation of Societies for Chronobiology (WFSC). 

  • Mojtaba Parsaee Resized
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    Mojtaba Parsaee

    Lecturer and Postdoctoral Researcher Laval University

    Mojtaba Parsaee is a lecturer and postdoctoral researcher in architecture at Laval University (CA), actively involved in research and teaching. He completed a Ph.D. in Architecture at Laval University and held a research fellowship in Building engineering at Concordia University (CA).

  • Camilla Van Deurs Resized
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    Camilla van Deurs

    Architect, chair of the Customer Panel at the Royal Academy of Architecture City Architect of Copenhagen

    Camilla van Deurs is Copenhagen city architect and chair of the Customer Panel at the Royal Academy of Architecture. She holds a Master of Architecture and has written PhD on "Designing and using outdoor spaces in newer Danish residential buildings".

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    Mette Skjold

    Architect, Partner & CEO SLA

    Mette Skjold is CEO and partner of renowned Danish nature-based design studio SLA. 

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    Lise Vester

    MA Design Products & Furniture Royal College of Art in London

    Lise Vester believes that design can improve life quality. 

  • Kasper Reimer
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    Kasper Reimer

    Architect EFFEKT

    As an architect, Kasper Reimer is working as the head of innovation at EFFEKT - a design and research studio based in Copenhagen. 

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    Lorenzo de Simone

    New European Bauhaus

    Italian architect with a Postgraduate in Energy & Climate from the University of Antwerp.

  • Martin Haas Resized (1)
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    Martin Haas

    Haas Cook Zemmrich STUDIO2050

    Martin Haas studied architecture in Stuttgart and in London. Between 1995 and 2012, Martin Haas was employed at Behnisch Architekten.

  • Sinus Lynge
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    Sinus Lynge

    Founding Partner, Architect, EFFEKT EFFEKT

    Sinus Lynge is a principal and founding partner at EFFEKT. Sinus is an educated architect and urban planner from The Royal Danish Academy, School of Architecture.

  • Cristián Izquierdo Resized
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    Cristián Izquierdo

    Partner Izquierdo Lehmann architects

    Cristián Izquierdo (Santiago, 1982). Architect, PUC, Chile, 2008. AAD Master, Columbia University, 2014. Partner at Izquierdo Lehmann since 2012.

  • Hugh Stewart Resized
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    Hugh Stewart

    Partner, Architect Foster + Partners

    Hugh is a Partner and recently led the prize-winning Maspero Triangle project in Egypt. 

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    John Mardaljevic

    Founder/director Daylight Experts Ltd.

    John Mardaljevic is the founder/director of Daylight Experts Ltd. Previously, he held the position of Professor of Building Daylight Modelling at Loughborough University (UK).

  • Nadim Stub Resized
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    Nadim Stub

    Managing Director PropTech

    Nadim Stub is the Managing Director of PropTech Denmark and serves ULI Denmark Young Leaders Chair.

  • Poul Høilund Resized
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    Poul Høilund

    Founder, partner NORRØN

    Poul is the founder and partner of the design studio NORRØN. 

  • Lasse Lind Resized
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    Lasse Lind

    Partner & Head of Consultancy GXN

    Architect Lasse Lind is a partner and the Head of Consultancy at GXN in Copenhagen.

  • Joseph Allen Resized
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    Joseph G. Allen

    Assistant professor Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

    Dr. Joseph G. Allen is an assistant professor at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. He began his career conducting forensic health investigations of sick buildings in several hundred buildings across a diverse range of industries.

  • Song Yehao Resized
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    Song Yehao 

    Tenured Professor; Co-Founder and Principal Tsinghua University, SUP Atelier

    Professor Song Yehao is the co-founder and principal of SUP Atelier, Director of the Institute of Architecture and Technology at the School of Architecture, Tsinghua University, and the Secretary-General of the Green Building's Theoretical and Practical Group, Chinese Green Building Committee.

  • Natalia Giraldo Vasquez
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    Natalia Giraldo Vasquez

    Postdoctoral researcher Technical University of Denmark

    Natalia Giraldo Vasquez is an architect holding a master's degree in architecture and urbanism and a Ph.D. in civil engineering from the Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil. 

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    Lucile Sarran

    Indoor climate specialist VELUX Group

    Lucile Sarran has an engineering degree in renewable energy and sustainable buildings. 

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    Timothy Brown 

    Professor of Neuroscience University of Manchester

    Timothy Brown is a professor of Neuroscience based within the University of Manchester Centre for Biological Timing.

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    • Daylight Symposium
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    Love Berger Vieweg 

    Simulation engineer Kanozi Architects

    Love Berger Vieweg is a simulation engineer at Kanozi Architects.

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    Juri Troy

    Founder Juri Troy Architects

    After studying at the Technical University of Innsbruck and the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna, he founded his own office in 2003. His projects concentrate on the topics of sustainability, energy efficiency and holistic building concepts.

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    Philipp Buxbaum

    Co-founder SmartVoll architects

    Philipp Buxbaum co-founded smartvoll architects along with Christian Kircher in 2013. He is trained as an architect from the Technical University in Vienna, Austria.

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    Daylight Symposium Stage

    Since 2005, the Daylight Symposium has explored the power of daylight to create healthy and resilient buildings. This year, more than 40 leaders in daylight research and practice come together to answer a single, critical question: can we bridge the gap between daylight research and practice for the good of people and planet?

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    Compass Stage

    Join the Compass Stage to discuss the seven biggest challenges and opportunities in the building industry today, including: the need for flexibility in design, the shifting role of buildings in our communities, and new demands for healthier living spaces.

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