Intergenerational living or “co-living” brings together individuals of different generations into a single community. Could this revolutionary approach provide a solution to the challenges within today’s senior living market? Bernardon and Trammell Crow have collaborated to pioneer a progressive, intergenerational living concept that provides a dynamic, healthy environment for residents of all ages.
This session will discuss the impact of current multifamily residential trends and the changing lifestyles of many older adults, and explore ways to successfully adapt and integrate multifamily design elements into the senior living environment.
This session discusses The Role of Designers in Shifting the Discussion from Gentrification to Poverty. Why isn’t poverty more frequently considered when discussing gentrification? Poverty is often the pre-existing condition of gentrification, and poverty is often displaced as a result of gentrification. Is there a way for designers and planners to deliver projects without exacerbating poverty?
September 14 – Hosted by the Smart Energy Initiative and presented by NRG Energy, this event will include a tour of Saint-Gobain and CertainTeed’s North American headquarters. Guides will also provide a brief presentation about the company’s significant achievements in LEED certification.