Bruce King Lecture
Date: October 11, 2018
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: McCreless Theatre
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Don't miss this one-in-a-kind event!
William R. Sinkin Eco Centro at San Antonio College, in conjunction with several partners, hosts Bruce King, an international architect and author of The New Carbon Architecture.
Date: Thursday, October 11
Time: 5:30 to 8 p.m.
- 5:30 p.m. - Earth Block Machine Demonstration
- 6 p.m. - Doors Open
- 6:30 p.m. - Lecture
A book signing will follow the lecture.
Location: McCreless Theatre at San Antonio College I campus map
Pricing: $10 students I $15 Emerging Professionals I $25 Members I $35 Future Members
The event's additional partners include: Earthen Construction Initiative (ECI) and American Institute of Architects San Antonio, Committee on the Environment (AIA-COTE), De la Tierra, Interface, and the U.S. Green Building Council, South Texas Region.
About Bruce King:
Bruce King is a registered structural engineer, author of several books, a private consultant and a leader in the green building movement for more than 25 years. He has served as a Green/Clean Tech advisor to numerous startups and other organizations, worked on high-rise structures in San Francisco, Buddhist monasteries in the Colorado Rockies, passive solar designs all over the world, and hundreds of houses of every shape throughout North America. King is co-founder and Director of Ecological Building Network (EBNet), a nonprofit coalition of engineers, builders, and architects developing and disseminating best technologies for the built environment.
King’s new book, The New Carbon Architecture, shows how buildings can become part of the climate solution through green building practices. Examples of green building include office towers built from advanced wood products; affordable, low-carbon concrete alternatives; and plastic cleaned from the oceans and turned into building blocks. Learn more about Bruce King and The New Carbon Architecture on his website.