Upcoming Events

Past Events

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Joined by expert speakers, we discuss how Passivhaus works with natural materials, whether airtight buildings can be breathable, and how healthy is a passivhaus

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Including inspirational messages from Armelle Breuil (XR + ACAN Norway), Vivek Gilani (ACAN India) and James Thomas (Insulate Britain)

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We will be joined by experts building, designing and even inventing with this powerful fast growing carbon sequestering material

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An evening with expert speakers: 

Rowland Keable - EBUKI & Rammed Earth Consulting

Tom Morton - Arc Architects

Becky Little - EBUKI & Rebearth

Paul Mallion - Conker Conservation

Clare Whitney - Clayworks

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Join us as we ask our panelists: "Does building with natural materials cost more?" and "Are natural materials durable?"

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An evening with experts in straw construction with a showcase of the material in action including case studies and a virtual site visit

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Launching the Natural Materials monthly event series with an introduction to building with timber, earth, straw, hemp, lime and natural fibres.

16.06.21
AYE WE CAN!
Collabor(a)ctive Re-Learning!

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ACAN Scotland discussed 'what works?' to affect positive change.

10.06.21
DOMESTIC RETROFIT:
A STOCK TAKE - WHAT NEXT?

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A discussion on what the priorities are now in seeing a National Retrofit Strategy come into existence on domestic retrofit.

19.05.21
CIRCULAR SERIES:
RIBA STAGE 8

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This was an expert-led online lunchtime discussion on how to apply Circular Economy principles into UK construction projects, with a focus on RIBA Stage 8: Demolition.

22.04.21
CIRCULAR SERIES:
RIBA STAGE 7

This was an expert-led online lunchtime discussion on how to apply Circular Economy principles into UK construction projects, with a focus on RIBA Stage 7: Use.

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Please visit our YouTube channel to watch our past events.

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ACAN is a network of individuals within architecture and related built environment professions taking action to address the twin crises of climate and ecological breakdown. 

Contact us directly: 

mail@architectscan.org

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