Professional Development Seminar:
Integrated Building Design
Course Length: 6 hours
This seminar will provide a working knowledge of the integrated building design process, explaining the basic concepts involved and outlining the fundamental application of this approach. Course content will explain the advantages and benefits of integrated building design and how this process differs from conventional design practice. The program structure will identify the necessary sequencing and scope of activities that should be implemented to support development of collaborative solutions. In addition to design related philosophy, course content will explore the critical elements of TEAM activity and management of collaborative teams. This seminar will benefit any person who has a role in the planning, design, construction, and operation of a built solution. Attendees will be able to strategically position themselves in the market place by understanding the value of project fundamentals and the importance of holistic interdependencies. Emphasis will be placed on transitioning traditional processes that aggregate isolated silos of knowledge into collaborative thought and shared outcome.