Bioclimatic architecture refers to the design of buildings and spaces (interior – exterior – outdoor) based on local climate, aimed at providing thermal and visual comfort, making use of solar energy and other environmental sources.
Speaker: Omar Rabie (Founder at Unitary & Lecturer at Auroville Earth Institute
Omar holds a master of science in Architectural Studies (SMArchS) Degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology ( MIT), and a Master of Science (MSc) in Sustainable Environmental Design from the Architectural Association in London (AA). He has lectured at MIT, AA, Tokyo University and inter alia, IIT Kharagpur. Omar aspires to blue the line between todays tech-savvy Designer and yesterday’s environment and material sensible Master Builder.