31th International PLEA Conference

ARCHITECTURE IN (R)EVOLUTION

LOCAL ORGANISING COMMITTEE


LOCAL ORGANISING COMMITTEE

Mario Cucinella

PLEA2015 Conference Chairman, Architect, Founder of Building Green Futures, SOS School of Sustainability and Principal MCArchitects
http://www.mcarchitects.it/
http://www.buildingreenfutures.org/
http://www.schoolofsustainability.it/

Giulia Floriani
PLEA2015 Logistics, Finance and Public Relations Chair, Lawyer, Chief Executive Officer MCArchitects Srl and Co-founder of Building Green Futures

Giulia Pentella
PLEA2015 Program Chair, Executive Director of Building Green Futures, Architect and Researcher at MCArchitects Srl, Environmental Design Consultant, Lecturer of sustainable architecture

Giuliana Maggio
PLEA2015 Logistics, Finance and Public Relations Co-Chair, Engineer at MCArchitects Srl

Michela Grosso
PLEA2015 Publications Chair, Graphic and Communication Referent Person at MCArchitects Srl and Building Green Futures

Alba Fagnani
PLEA2015 Project Management

Patrizia Pizzi
PLEA2015 Conference Administrative Office

Luca D'Ambrosio
PLEA2015 Graphic Design Project
www.lucadambrosio.com

Ferrari Computer
PLEA2015 Technical Advisor, Web Developer
www.ferraricomputer.it

Carlobruno&associati
PLEA2015 Press Office
www.carlobrunoassociati.com

Valeria Corbetta
PLEA2015 Social Media Manager

Zup
PLEA2015 Photo and Video Service
www.zup.it


INTERNATIONAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE


Paula Cadima
President of PLEA. Co-director, Sustainable Environmental Design, Architectural Association School of Architecture, London, UK.
sed.aaschool.ac.uk

Mario Cucinella
PLEA2015 Conference Chairman, Architect, Founder of Building Green Futures, SOS School of Sustainability and Principal MCArchitects
http://www.mcarchitects.it/
http://www.buildingreenfutures.org/
http://www.schoolofsustainability.it/

Denise Duarte
Senior Lecturer, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil.
http://lattes.cnpq.br/5139970233939681

Brian Ford
Emeritus Professor University of Nottingham, UK.
www.naturalcooling.co.uk

Edward Ng
Yao Ling Sun Professor of Architecture of The Chinese University of Hong Kong.
www.edwardng.com

Heide Schuster
Prof. Dr.-Ing, Professor for Energy Design - Owner of BLAUSTUDIO.
www.blaustudio.de
www.fra-uas.de

Simos Yannas
PLEA founding member and permanent Secretary. Director, Sustainable Environmental Design, Architectural Association School of Architecture, London, UK.
sed.aaschool.ac.uk

Giulia Pentella
PLEA2015 Program Chair, Executive Director of Building Green Futures, Architect and Researcher at MCArchitects Srl, Environmental Design Consultant, Lecturer of sustainable architecture.
http://www.mcarchitects.it/
http://www.buildingreenfutures.org/

TECHNICAL COMMITTEE


Rajendra Adhikari
Associate Professor in Building Physics at Dept. Architecture, Built Environment and Construction Engineering, Politecnico di Milano.
http://www.polimi.it/en/english-version/

Shabbir Ahmed
PhD (AA), Professor of Architecture, Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology. PLEA Associate.
http://www.buet.ac.bd/arch/

Hana Alamuddin
R.I.B.A , SmarchS ( M.I.T ) LEED AP ND . Principal at Almimariya Architects and Designers. Senior lecturer at the American University of Beirut ( AUB ).
www.almimariya.com

Fernanda Alonge Architect and Urban Planner, Master's Graduate Program in Architecture and Urbanism at the Universidade Estadual Paulista "Julio de Mesquita Filho" - Unesp Bauru.
http://buscatextual.cnpq.br/buscatextual/visualizacv.do?id=K4303457Y6

Sergio Altomonte
Associate Professor at Nottingham University.
www.nottingham.ac.uk/engineering/people/sergio.altomonte

Fabrizio Amadei
Environmental architect, construction manager.

Marilyne Andersen
Professor and Dean at EPFL, daylighting expert.
http://people.epfl.ch/marilyne.andersen

Alexandra Andone
PRP Architects London, AA E+E MArch in Sustainable Environmental Design

Massimo Angrilli
Lecturer/researcher of Urbanism, at University of Chieti-Pescara, dept. of Architecture. Member of the teaching body of the Phd “Earth Systems and built environment”.

Ernesto Antonini
Professor at University of Bologna, Dept. of Architecture

Rigoberto Arambula
Architect, Msc, Phd candidate/Free University of Bozen-Bolzano.

Krishan Arvind
Prof. Dr., Former Dean SPA, Architect-Structural Engineer in Professional practice, Research and Teaching.

Niccolò Aste
Full professor in Building physics and indoor environment at the Polytechnic University of Milan

Shady Attia
PhD, LEED®AP, Assistant Professor and Head of the Sustainable Buildings Design Lab (SBD) at Liège University.
www.sbd.ulg.ac.be
www.shadyattia.net

Adolfo Baratta
Associate Professor in Technology for Architecture, Roma Tre University. Research fields: Arch. Technology and Environment, Production and Construction.

Enrico Baschieri
Architect, co-founder of Ecodesign, an Engineering & Environmental Design company, that provides dynamic simulation of buildings and systems and designs and build Net Zero Energy Buildings and Permaculture Gardens
www.ecodesign.it

Massimo Bastiani
Architect, Senior Researcher for Ecoazioni, member of the Interuniversity Research Center for Sustainable Development (CIRPS) and of the European Photovoltaic Technology Platform “Building Integration Photovoltaic (BIPV)”
www.ecoazioni.it

Alessio Battistella
Architect Ph.D, Arcò chairman, member of Competence Board of SOS-School of Sustainability.
www.ar-co.org

Amar Bennadji
Lecturer of Architecture at The Robert Gordon univerdity in Scotland, UK.
https://www.rgu.ac.uk/dmstaff/bennadji-amar

Andrea Boeri
Full Professor in Technology for Architecture, Bologna University.
http://www.unibo.it/SitoWebDocente/default.aspx?UPN=andrea.boeri%40unibo.it

Fabrizio Bonatti
Architect and researcher at Mario Cucinella Architects, Parametric Design Consultant, lecturer of tools for design optimization and digital fabrication.
www.mcarchitects.it

Simon Paul Borg
Lecturer/Researcher at the University of Malta.
www.um.edu.mt/profile/simonpborg

Gian Luca Brunetti
Architect PhD, Lecturer of Building Technology at the Polytechnic of Milan.

Alberto Bruno
Architect and researcher at Mario Cucinella Architects and Building Green Futures, Director of School of Sustainability, Environmental Design Consultant, lecturer of sustainable architecture.
http://www.mcarchitects.it/
http://www.schoolofsustainability.it/

Maddalena Buffoli
Arch., Assistant Professor at the School of Architecture of Politecnico di Milano, specialized on Urban Health, Environmental hygiene, Sustainable policy and technology in buildings and Environmental Impact Analysis.

Vincent M. Buhagiar
Professsor, B.E.& A.(Hons.), M.Sc(Lond.), Ph.D.(Wales), Perit. Head Department of Environmental Design, Faculty for the Built Environment, University of Malta
http://www.um.edu.mt

Waldo Bustamante
Professor at the School of Architecture. P.Universidad Católica de Chile. Researcher of CEDEUS (Center for Sustainable Urban Development).
www.arquitectura.uc.cl
www.cedeus.cl/investigadores/

Paula Cadima
President of PLEA. Co-director, Sustainable Environmental Design, Architectural Association School of Architecture, London, UK.
sed.aaschool.ac.uk

Laura Calcagnini
Post doc Sapienza Univ of Rome,Ph.D Energy Science.

Eliana Cangelli
Professor and Director of PhD Program in Environmental Design, Sapienza University of Rome.

Paola Caputo
Assistant Professor in building physics at Dep. Architecture, Built Environment and Costruction Engineering of Politecnico di Milano
http://www.abc.polimi.it/persone/personale-docente/

Carmine Caridà
Structural engineer

Paolo Cascone
AA-MA / PhD- Eng., AA trained architect founder of CodesignLab and Adjunct Professor in Building Technology at the Milan Polytechnic.
www.codesignlab.org

Roberta Cocci Grifoni
Physicist, PhD, Assistant Professor in Environmental Applied Physics at School of Architecture and Design, University of Camerino, Italy.
http://d7.unicam.it/sad/

Raphaël Compagnon
Dr. physicist EPFL.

Mario Cucinella
PLEA2015 Conference Chairman, Architect, Founder of Building Green Futures, SOS School of Sustainability and Principal MCArchitectsd
http://www.mcarchitects.it/
http://www.buildingreenfutures.org/
http://www.schoolofsustainability.it/

Marwa Dabaieh
PhD, post-doc researcher at Lund University, Sweden

http://www.bv.lth.se/kontakt/personal/

Pierluigi De Berardinis
Building engineer, Professor in Building technology and Production techniques of building materials, University of L'Aquila

Francesca De Filippi
Architect, PhD; Lecturer and adjunct professor in Architectural Technology, Department DAD (Architecture and Design); Director of CRD-PVS (Research and Documentation Centre in Technology, Architecture and City in the Global South) - Politecnico di Torino

Marco Dell'Agli
Senior architect at MCArchitects Srl

Claude MH Demers
Professor, École d'Architecture, Université Laval, Québec.
GRAP Groupe de recherche en ambiances physiques / Environmental controls in architecture.
http://www.grap.arc.ulaval.ca

Khaled Dewidar
Professor of Architecture, PhD. University of Pennsylvania, Vice Dean for Teaching and Learning, The British University in Egypt.
http://www.bue.edu.eg/index.php/engineering-staff/faculty-leadership-eng-staff/khaled-dewidar

Giuseppe Dibari
Head of Real Estate and Director of Sustainability group at Deerns Italia (Milan office). UK and Italian chartered engineer, CIBSE member, US and Italian Green Building Council member, LEED AP BD+C.
www.deerns.it

Emanuele Dionigi
Architect at Mario Cucinella Architects, teaching assistant at the University of Bologna.

Denise Duarte
Senior Lecturer, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil.
http://lattes.cnpq.br/5139970233939681

John Martin Evans
Consultant Professor, University of Buenos Aires.

Arnaud Evrard
Dr Ir Arch, Research Fellow and invited lecturer at Université catholique de Louvain. PLEA associate.
www-climat.arch.ucl.ac.be

Kristian Fabbri
Architect, Energy Efficiency Consultant, Adj.Prof. Environmental Physics Technique.
www.kristianfabbri.com

Enrico Fabrizio
Researcher and Assistant Professor at University of Turin

António Feio
Sustainable architect, tourism buildings researcher.
http://lnkd.in/dkxR-n9

Brian Ford
Emeritus Professor University of Nottingham, UK.
www.naturalcooling.co.uk

Andrea Fornasiero
Engineer and researcher at Manens-Tifs SpA, President of Standard Committee at GBC Italia.

Cristina Garavelli
Architect, lecturer of environmental design, member of GBC Italy.

Susanne Gampfer
Engineer, Professor at Faculty of Architecture and Civil Engineering, University of Applied Sciences Augsburg

Jose Roberto Garcia-Chavez
Ph. D. Professor-Researcher of the Graduate Programme on Bioclimatic Architecture at University of Mexico. PLEA Associate.

Jacopo Gaspari
Ph. D., Researcher - Technology for Architecture Professor of Materials and Construction Technologies DA - Department of Architecture ALMA MATER STUDIORUM - University of Bologna.

Philipp Geyer
Professor in architectural engineering at KU Leuven with a focus on computer methods and models for energy efficient and sustainable buildings design.
www.kuleuven.be/wieiswie/en/person/00096275

Rajat Gupta
Professor of Sustainable Architecture and Climate Change, Director of Oxford Institute for Sustainable Development (OISD), Director of OISD: Low Carbon Building Group

Annette Hafner
Professor for resource efficient building at Ruhr University Bochum, Germany and also an architect.
www.ruhr-uni-bochum.de/reb/index.html.de

Justin CK HO
PhD, Research Associate at The Institute of Environment, Energy and Sustainability, The Chinese University of Hong, with a focus on Sustainable Urban and Environmental Design, Daylighting and Urban Climate.

Muhannad Haj Hussein
Assistant professor at NNU in Palestine.
http://staff.najah.edu/mhajhussein

Phil Jones
Professor in Architectural Science at Welsh School of Architecture, Low Carbon Research Institute (LCRI) chairman

Daniel HII Jun Chung
PhD Building candidate, National Uni. of Singapore
http://www.bdg.nus.edu.sg/files/BRSNetizen/CV%20-%20Daniel%20Hii%20Jun%20Chung.pdf

Mohammd Arif Kamal
Dr., Architect, Adjunct Faculty, Shushant School of Art and Architecture, Ansal University, India.

Aleš Krainer
Prof. Arch. Dr. Scient. Counc. University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Slovenia.

Roland Krippner
Dr.-Ing., Architect, Professor for construction and technology at Nuremberg Institute of Technology, Faculty of Architecture, Germany
www.th-nuernberg.de/ar/

Roberta Consentino Kronka Mülfarth
PhD, Professor at FAUUSP since 2006 with a focus on Environmental Comfort area, Environmental Performance, Sustainability and Ergonomics. Technical advisor for the Superintendent of Environmental Management at USP.

Pablo La Roche
Professor of Architecture at Cal Poly Pomona University and Sustainable Design Leader at RTKL Associates.
http://www.cpp.edu/~pmlaroche/

Werner Lang
Professor for Energy Efficient and Sustainable Design and Building at TUM, Munich
http://www.enpb.bgu.tum.de/en/home/

Benson Lau
Arch. Benson Lau BAAS (Hons) DipArch/MSC (UCL) MPhil (Cantab) RIBA

Sanda Lenzholzer
Professor of landscape architecture and urban design at Wageningen University; one of her focuses being urban climate adaptation.
http://www.wageningenur.nl/en/Persons/dr.dipl.ing.-S-Sanda-Lenzholzer-MA.htm

Fabrizio Leonforte
Eng., PhD, Adjunct Professor of Building Physics at Politecnico di Milano.

Florian Lichtblau
30 years experience in practice, research, teaching of sustainable architecture.
www.lichtblau-architekten.de

Elena Lucchi
Senior Researcher in “Building Physics”, EURAC Research, Bolzano (Italy) and Visiting Professor of “Building Physic”, School of Architecture of Politecnico di Milano, Milano (Italy).

Michele Manigrasso
Ph.D in Architecture and Urban planning. Research filed: mitigation of risk and adaptation to climate change.

Leonardo Marques Monteiro
Architect, PhD. Lecturer/Researcher at the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil.
http://lattes.cnpq.br/4245881406584245

Marco Merla
Sustainability consultant, energy certifier and BREEAM International NC assessor at Deerns Italia (Milan office).
www.deerns.it

Fabrizio Mezzalana
Architect dealing with Universal and Inclusive Design, Environmental Comfort and Social Sustainability in Architecture
http://www.slideshare.net/fabmezzalana

Gianluca Minguzzi
Architect, lecturer of environmental design and secretary of the International Prize for Sustainable Architecture.

Erwin Mlecnik
PhD. Civ. Eng.-arch., R&D @TU Delft & @PHP Berchem
www.otb.bk.tudelft.nl
www.passiefhuisplatform.be

Sameh Monna
Assistant prof. at Architectural Engineering Department, An-Najah National University, Palestine.
http://staff.najah.edu/samehmonna

Guido Moretti
Former professor-researcher at the Department of Architecture and Territorial Planning, University of Bologna, Italy.
www.gmorettistudio.it

Emanuele Naboni
Associate Professor of Sustainable Design. Institute of Architectural Technology, The Royal Danish Academy, Schools of Architecture and Founder of e3lab Environmental Sustainable Design Consultancy.
www.e3lab.org
www.kadk.dk/en/institute/architecture-and-technology

Edward Ng
Yao Ling Sun Professor of Architecture of The Chinese University of Hong Kong.
www.edwardng.com

Eduardo de Oliveira Fernandes
Professor Emeritus University of Porto, vice president of PLEA (1987-91).

Michele Olivieri
Senior architect at MCArchitects Srl, PhD in Building Technology

Maria Federica Ottone
Professor of Environmental Design, University of Camerino, School of Architecture and Design.

Rehnuma Parveen
PhD Candidate, UofA
http://www.adelaide.edu.au/directory/rehnuma.parveen

Giulia Pentella
PLEA2015 Program Chair, Executive Director of Building Green Futures, Architect and Researcher at MCArchitects Srl, Environmental Design Consultant, Lecturer of sustainable architecture.
www.mcarchitects.it
www.buildingreenfutures.org

Rajan Rawal
Executive Director, Centre for Advanced Research in Building Science and Energy, CEPT University, Ahmedabad
www.carbse.org

András Reith
Ass. Prof. Andras Reith, PhD, Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design, Hungary.
www.abud.hu

Valentina Resente
Architect/urban development and reconstruction
www.studioazue.eu

Jorge Rodríguez Álvarez
AA School of Architecture, London, UK and University of A Coruña, Spain
sed.aaschool.ac.uk

Jean-François Roger France
Prof. (Diparch, lecturer UCL Brussels), MA (AASchool) Partner GREENARCH architecture +environment sprl.
www.greenarch.be
http://www.uclouvain.be/loci

Alessandro Rogora
Full professor in Building technology at the Polytechnic University of Milan.

Flavio Rosa
Eng, Ph.D Energy Science, Post doc and Adjunct Professor Environmental Building Physics Roma Sapienza University.

Monica Rossi
Arch., PhD and Full Professor for "Constructive Design and Energy Efficient Building" at the Department of Civil Engineering of the HTWK Leipzig, Germany.

Fernando Ruttkay Pereira
Professor at the Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil.

Matheos Santamouris
Professor at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Physics Department, Group Building Environmental Research Panepistimioupolis Athens, Greece.
http://mat.santamouris.dinstudio.com/

Francesca Sartogo
Eurosolar Italy President, architect for historical conservation, energy and environmental research. 2001 Architecture European Solar Prize.
www.eurosolaritalia.org

Elena Scattolini Architect PhD candidate at Politecnico of Milan, she is working in cooperation with ENEA

Rosa Schiano-Phan
Principal Lecturer in Architecture and Environmental Design, Department of Architecture and the Built Environment, University of Westminster, London
http://www.westminster.ac.uk/about-us/our-people/directory/schiano-phan-dr-rosa

Silvia de Schiller
Arch.UBA + PhD Oxford, Consultant Professor UBA, Director, Research Centre Habitat & Energy, FADU-UBA.

Tobias Schrag
Professor at THI, working on energy efficiency and integration of renewable energies in buildings.
http://www.thi.de/hochschule/fakultaet-maschinenbau/personen/professoreninnen/prof-dr-ing-tobias-schrag.html

Heide Schuster
Prof. Dr.-Ing, Professor for Energy Design - Owner of BLAUSTUDIO.
www.blaustudio.de
www.fra-uas.de

Amedeo Scofone
Arch March, environmental Design Consultant working for WSP UK.
http://www.archilovers.com/amedeo-scofone/

Gianni Scudo
Full Professor in Building Technology at the Polytechnic University of Milan

Edna Shaviv
Honored by ASES as PIONEER IN PASSIVE SOLAR ENERGY.

Cesarina Siddi
Associate Professor in Architecture at University of Cagliari, member of the Regional Technical Committee for Urbanism (CTRU).
http://people.unica.it/cesarinasiddi/

Matthias Sieveke
Prof. Dr.-Ing., Dekan Hochschule Trier, Architekt BDA, Trier – München.
www.sieveke-architekten.de

Joana Carla Soares Gonçalves
Associate Professor of Architectural Design of FAUUSP - Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism of the University of Sao Paulo.

Alessandro Speccher
LEED AP BD+C , ILFI Ambassador, GBC Italia Education Manager.

Thanos N. Stasinopoulos
Dr. Architect Engineer NTUA AAGradDipl. (Energy).

Sadia Subrina
Architect, Lecturer, MSc, K U Leuven

Nobuyuki Sunaga
Prof. Tokyo Metropolitan University, Dept. of Arch.
www.comp.tmu.ac.jp/sunaga.lab/

Kheira Anissa Tabet Aoul
Architectural Engineering Department, College of Engineering, United Arab Emirates University, United Arab Emirates.
www.engg.uaeu.ac.ae

Filippo Taidelli
Architect and director Filippo Taidelli Architects, professor of master course in environmental design.
www.filippotaidelli.com

Chiara Tonelli
Associate professor of Architectural Technology at Roma TRE University, Italy and Faculty Advisor for Solar Decathlon 2012 and 2014

Maureen Trebilcock
Architect, PhD. Associate professor of sustainable architecture, Universidad del Bío-Bío, Concepcion, Chile.

Brenda Vale
Designed the UK’s first autonomous house and settlement with Robert Vale.

Juan Vallejo
DiplArch MSc PhD candidate, Environmental Design Analyst - Architect.
juanan.v@naturalcooling.co.uk
http://naturalcooling.co.uk

Marika Vellei
Engineer, Msc, Phd candidate/Department of Architecture & Civil Engineering, University of Bath

Fabio Viero
Head of Building Physics and Sustainability at Manens-Tifs in Verona, Italy. Member of the USGBC Integrative Design Process Working Group and chairs the GBC Italia Energy&Atmosphere Committee.
www.manens-tifs.it

Yupeng Wang
Postdoc Fellow in Concordia University, UHI group.
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Yupeng_Wang7

Filippo Weber
March in Sustainable Environmental Design, he runs FWA focusing his activity on the development of new sustainable paradigms of the built environment.
filippoweber.com

Paulina Wegertseder
Architect, Doctor of Architecture and Urbanism. Professor of sustainable architecture, Universidad del Bío-Bío, Concepcion, Chile.

Zhenzhou Weng
BEng MSc PhD candidate, Environmental Design Tool Developer

Simos Yannas
PLEA founding member and permanent Secretary. Director, Sustainable Environmental Design, Architectural Association School of Architecture, London, UK.
sed.aaschool.ac.uk

Grace Yepez-Salmon
Architect and doctor specialized in sustainable planning, professor researcher at the architectural school of Bordeaux and project manager in Nobatek.

Edoardo Zanchini
Architect Ph.D, Legambiente national vicepresident.
www.legambiente.it

Tan Zheng
MSc PhD candidate/The Chinese University of HK.

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