According the latest estimations published by the « Worldwatch Institute » an ADDITIONAL 1.4 billion people will live in cities by 2030, 90% of which will live in developing countries. This rapid urbanization explosion will accentuate the existing challenges of overcrowding and exhausting of non renewable resources but will bring also the need of a substantial number of ADDITIONAL BUILDINGS.Read more
Cannes, France. – For third consecutive year Green Planet Architects returns to shine in the largest and most exclusive real estate investment event in Europe, MIPIM 2018. Held in the emblematic city of Cannes at a particularly relevant time for the future in Europe and the rest of the world.
MIPIM is the place where you have to be to do business in the real estate sector. The figures of this multinational event are clear. More than 24,000 participants from 90 countries are clear evidence of the success of this activity.
The 28th edition of MIPIM will be held here, bringing together, as every year, the main actors in the real estate sector worldwide, both at a private and public level. Last year it reached a record number of investors reaching 5,300, among banks, private investors and investment funds.
Internationally acclaimed Architect Md. Rafiq Azam representing his Dhaka based Practice SHATOTTO has won the CITYSCAPE AWARD 2017. The honor has been announced on 11TH September, 2017 on a grand Award Gala Night at Hotel Conrad Dubai, Dubai.
The Cityscape Awards for Emerging Markets celebrates excellence in real estate development and architecture. Covering a range of categories, the awards offer international architects and leading real estate developers a prestigious platform to communicate a shared vision for the future, from culturally integrated city skylines to sustainable urban communities.
SHATOTTO has been declared as the winner for "South Huda's Skyline" project, which is situated in Gulshan, under the category "Residential- Medium to High Rise (Built)". The developer of the project is "South Breeze Housing Ltd."
The international energy savings contest for non-housing buildings CUBE 2020 organized by the IFPEB has proven since its launch in 2014 that you can easily save 10 to 30% energy within a year through cost-effective actions: a better management and operation, and users’ mobilization for more sobriety. Its current 3rd edition gathered 236 buildings in a virtuous efficient collaborative energy transition thanks to an entertaining contest-mode to accelerate their consumptions reduction and thus participate to the global climate goals. The contest is currently deployed at a European level and we’re looking for partners to make it global by 2020. Join CUBE 2020’s 4th edition on July, 1st 2018 on www.cube2020.org/europe!
SUSTAINABLE ACHIEVEMENTS TO INSPIRE PROFESSIONALS WORLDWIDE
This year on March 15, Construction21 launched the 5th edition of the Green Solutions Awards at MIPIM in Cannes, France. This international competition of sustainable buildings, districts and infrastructures is supported by ADEME and the Global Alliance for Buildings & Construction. It aims to widely disseminate innovation in order to accelerate transition to a more sustainable world. The winners will be announced in Bonn, Germany, in November, during the Conference of the Parties on climate change (COP23).