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The training program on Energy Simulation and Building Performance Analysis at National University of Civil Engineering, 2016

With the aim of promoting the application of energy simulation and building performance analysis on building project designs, construction and operation in Viet Nam, Department of Architecture&Planning and Department of Environmental Architecture coordinate with Vietnam Green Building Council – VGBC and The Viet Land Investment Consulting and Construction Joint-Stock Company – VILANDCO JSC (representative of […]

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FutuArc Prize 2017

FuturArc Prize 2017 invites Professionals and Students who are passionate about the environment, to inspire them to imagine and create ideas for a sustainable future.

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Interior Design Awards

BCI Asia Interior Design Awards 2017 invites licensed architects, interior designers and design consultants to promote excellence in designing outstanding interior spaces.   Register to participate now!    Interiors are such an integral part of one’s living, playing and working experience that the design of an interior space has gone beyond solely aesthetics or function. It is also about crafting […]

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Workshop: Energy Modelling Application in Green Building Design

On April 26, the Vietnam Green Building Council (VGBC) had successfully held the workshop “Energy Modelling – Application in Green Building Design” in Ho Chi Minh City. The event attracted over 100 participants, including architects, engineers and building practitioners from across Vietnam and overseas. The workshop enjoyed the contributions of several speakers, who are energy […]

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Recap of the VGBC Annual Conference 2016

On Thursday 14th January 2016, green building professionals from across Vietnam and the region gathered in Ho Chi Minh City for the Vietnam Green Building Council’s 5th Annual Conference. With over 150 participants, the day-long event at the Duxton Hotel included an address from VGBC Chair – Ms Melissa Merryweather and presentations from distinguished guests […]

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2015 Green Architecture Week Hanoi

Last week, the Vietnam Green Building Council (VGBC) partnered with Hanoi Architectural University, Institute of Tropical Architecture and USAID Vietnam Clean Energy Program to co-host the 2015 Green Architecture Week in Hanoi from 21-25 September. The opening ceremony welcomed Party Secretary/ Principal/ Professor Le Quan, Mr Christopher Abrams – Director of Environment and Society Development […]

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Green Building Growing in Vietnam

Green Building Certification – Market Update September 2015 Green building certification continues to grow in Vietnam. In the last 12 months, 4 projects have completed the LOTUS certification system and 3 projects have received LEED certification. An additional 2 projects have registered for certification through LOTUS and a further 5 projects registered through LEED. Projects […]

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A review of seven regional and international green building certification systems

Under the USAID Vietnam Clean Energy Programme (CEP), the workshop “A review of seven regional and international green building certification systems” was held by the Ministry of Construction (MOC) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) on 23rd July 2014 at Vietnam National Institute of Architecture. The workshop attracted full participation of about 60 experts in green […]

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