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Forum discussion (l-r): Maria Atkinson AM, Chair of the Holcim Foundation; Lord Norman …
Forum discussion (l-r): Maria Atkinson AM, Chair of the Holcim Foundation; Lord Norman Foster, Chairman & Founder of Foster + Partners, UK; Christine Binswanger, Senior Partner, Herzog & de Meuron Architekten, Switzerland; and also Alejandro Aravena, Partner Architect & Executive Director of Elemental, Chile.

Holcim Forum

The Holcim Forum is a tri-annual series of conferences on the topic of sustainable construction conducted by the Foundation. The multi-day Forum, including workshops and site visits, is an academic platform for architects, engineers, construction professionals and specialists of all generations to exchange information on creating a sustainable built environment and thus advancing sustainable development.

The Forum supports sustainable construction in the scientific field, among experts in the construction sector, business and society, and promotes interdisciplinary dialogue, brings forward new ideas, and examines potential solutions.

Holcim Forum for Sustainable Construction

“Re-materializing Construction”

The 6th Holcim Forum on “Re-Materializing Construction” was held in Cairo, Egypt in 2019, and the next Forum will take place in Latin America in early 2023.

6th Holcim Forum 

Last Updated: August 21, 2019
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Change at the helm of the Holcim Foundation
Change at the helm of the Holcim Foundation

Laura Viscovich is replacing Edward Schwarz as Head of the Holcim Foundation for Sustainable Construction. Edward Schwarz wished to retire…

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