Holcim Foundation


Holcim Foundation Office

The Office of the Holcim Foundation runs the Awards competition in close cooperation with its associated universities and Holcim, organizes symposiums (Forum and Roundtable), reports on updates on former Awards winning projects, and publishes books including a series of monographs on outstanding examples of sustainable construction. 


Laura Viscovich
Executive Director Laura Viscovich lv@holcimfoundation.org

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Veronica Cassatella
Impact Manager Veronica Cassatella vc@holcimfoundation.org
Kevin Jones
Digital Knowledge Manager Kevin Jones kj@holcimfoundation.org

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Vania Burri
Awards & Events Coordinator Vania Burri vb@holcimfoundation.org
Kathrin Haake
Awards & Events Coordinator Kathrin Haake kh@holcimfoundation.org


Sibylle Bielefeldt
Administrative Coordinator Sibylle Bielefeldt sb@holcimfoundation.org
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A sustainable building with civic significance
A sustainable building with civic significance

The Sara Culture Centre in Skellefteå, currently one of the tallest wooden high-rises in the world, aims to be accessible and enhance the…

Holcim Foundation
for Sustainable Construction
Hagenholzstrasse 83
8050 Zurich
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