Becoming the Business You Want to Be: Tips for Building an Exceptional Sustainable Practice

To cut carbon and stem climate change, architects need to move beyond “random acts of sustainability” and one-off, exceptional projects. High-performing firms across the country demonstrate how re-thinking organizational culture and systems within practice make widespread impact possible. In this presentation, firm leaders will discuss how they’ve aligned their infrastructure, design process, and brand with ambitious sustainability goals. Along the way, they’ll highlight some of the non-sustainability benefits that come with becoming an exceptional sustainable practice, including improved client relationships and employee recruitment. 

Source: AIA Conference on Architecture 2021