Carmela Cucuzzella is invited to present at the Ecole Urbaine de Lyon – ÉTUDES URBAINES ANTHROPOCÈNES, Université de Lyon, November 28, 2019 She presents a paper, Eco-didacticism in Public Art and Design as Response to the Anthropocene Carmela Cucuzzella and Jean-Pierre Chupin head a special issue of the Journal of Sustainability Research Carmela Cucuzzella and jean-Pierre Chupin are invited as guest editors, deadline for manuscripts April 2020 Pooyan Alizadeh presents a paper, “Civic Engagement through Collaborative Art” at the Conference on Urban Issues, Turkey, December 2019 The IDEAS-BE chair presents a new research experiment allowing residents to control their comfort zones while learning about their energy usage, through a fun interactive interface. Launched on October 24th, 2019 in the 4th Space during the Cities Hub Exhibit. The IDEAS-BE Inaugural 2019 Graduate Seminar Series takes place from May to September 2019 Featuring the current work of IDEAS-BE Graduate Students, in FB630-19. Gabriel Pena presents a paper, “After Transparency/ The sensorial, and spatial effects of glass in the built environment: Re-evaluating Reflection in Architecture and Contemporary Art” At the 2019 Robert M. Minkoff Foundation Academic Symposium, on UrbanGlass, in New York, on October 26, 2019. Carmela Cucuzzella presents a paper, ECO-DIDACTIC DESIGN IN THE PUBLIC REALM Presented at the Sustainable City, 13th International Conference on Urban Regeneration and Sustainability, on October 3, 2019, in Valencia, Spain. Firdous Nizar and Carmela Cucuzzella will present the paper “Promises versus Realities: A Critical Assessment of the Integrated Design Process” At ICSAUD 2020, the 22th International Conference on Sustainable Architecture and Urban Design in Boston, USA, in April 2020 Carmela Cucuzzella is invited to present, “A SHORT HISTORY OF THE THEORIES OF SUSTAINABILITY FOR THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT” At the McEwan School of Architecture, Laurentian University in Sudbury, Ontario on September 25, 2019. Carmela Cucuzzella and Jordan Owen present a paper, “ECONOMIC RISKS FROM POLICY PRESSURES IN MONTREAL REAL ESTATE” At the Emerging Risks in Finance: Challenges and Opportunities for Investors, Institutions and Regulators Conference, in Montreal, on September 21, 2019. Aristofanis Soulikias has an artist residency in the Amalie Redlich Tower of the Museum der Moderne in Salzburg Spending 4 weeks in Austria in August, 2019. Sherif Goubran and Carmela Cucuzzella publish “Integrating the Sustainable Development Goals in Building Projects” In the Journal of Sustainability Research for the special issue of The Sustainable Development Goals in July 2019. Jean-Pierre Chupin and Carmela Cucuzzella present a paper, “108 Embodiments of Potential Architecture: Sisyphus building databases of competition projects” At the Frascari Symposium IV, The Secret Lives of Architectural Drawings and Models: From Translating to Archiving, Collecting, and Displaying in Kingston, UK in June 2019. Carmela Cucuzzella and Sherif Goubran publish the paper, “Infrastructure as Deeply Integrated Sustainable Urban Projects” In the Journal of Sustainability Research in June 2019. Carmela Cucuzzella presents a paper, “When Public Spaces Become Agents of Sustainable Change” In May 2019 at the Sustainable Urban Environments, Environmental Design Research Association (EDRA) in Brooklyn, USA. Funding & Awards Dr. Carmela Cucuzzella, along with Dr. Zach Patterson, Dr. Carolyn Hatch, Pr. Anne Cormier are awarded a SSHRC Partnership Development GrantResearch Activities The IDEAS-BE chair presents a new research experiment allowing residents to control their comfort zones while learning about their energy usage, through a fun interactive interface.Carmela Cucuzzella and Jean-Pierre Chupin head a special issue of the Journal of Sustainability ResearchDr. Carmela Cucuzzella and Dr. Andreas Athienitis exhibit their collaborative work at the 4th Space Research Outcomes Carmela Cucuzzella is invited to present at the Ecole Urbaine de Lyon - ÉTUDES URBAINES ANTHROPOCÈNES, Université de Lyon, November 28, 2019Sherif Goubran and Carmela Cucuzzella publish "Integrating the Sustainable Development Goals in Building Projects"Carmela Cucuzzella and Jordan Owen present a paper, "ECONOMIC RISKS FROM POLICY PRESSURES IN MONTREAL REAL ESTATE"Carmela Cucuzzella and Sherif Goubran publish the paper, "Infrastructure as Deeply Integrated Sustainable Urban Projects"Dr. Carmela Cucuzzella and Dr. Cynthia Hammond, co-editors, launch the latest publication of the Cahiers de LEAP 3, entitled, On the Potential of Didacticism in Architecture.