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Deconstruction + Reuse Conference 2019

October 28, 2019 - October 30, 2019


Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens
Pittsburgh, PA

Keynote speakers at DRC19 will include Francesca Russello Ammon, author of Bulldozer: Demolition and Clearance of the Postwar Landscape,  and Elma Durmisevic of 4D Architects in Amsterdam and Research Leader of BAMB Reversible Building Design, an EU Horizon 2020 project enabling a systemic shift to a circular building sector with 15 partners in 7 countries working together. Attendees will hear from the top deconstruction and reuse professionals across the nation, as well as architects, engineers, designers, and historic preservationists who are finding creative ways to build a world without waste. The event will also explore how cities like Portland, Oregon; Atlanta, Georgia; Vancouver BC;  San Antonio, Texas; Phoenix, Arizona; and others are exploring deconstruction and reuse to help mitigate the effects of climate change, to promote environmental justice, and build community resilience.


October 28, 2019
October 30, 2019