Upcoming Events

August 15, 2011
Launch of Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) Course on Olympic Village ND Certification.
RBI contributes to Certified Platinum series presentation as part of the Olympic Village ND certification.

September 22-23, 2011
Keynote speaker – 4th International Urban Design Conference, Queenland, Australia
Roger Bayley will be delivering the keynote address on “Resilience in Urban Designs”, the resilient solutions for citywide planning, design & infrastructure.

To contact Roger Bayley for speaking engagements or workshops please contact RBI.

Events

June 23, 2011
Keynote speaker at Vancouver Regional Construction Association Awards Breakfast
Roger Bayley speaks on the value and awareness of sustainability for the construction industry and congratulates the VRCA on the launch of their Excellence in Sustainable Construction Program.

May 17-19, 2011
International keynote speaker at Greenbuild Asia Pacific 2011 Conference, Hong Kong
Roger Bayley speaks on the topic of Vancouver’s Sustainable Planning Model: Best Practices in Community Consultation, Sustainable technologies and reducing the environmental impact of our built environment. Roger Bayley & Annie Li facilitate an intensive Integrated Design Process for Green Buildings workshop for architects, designers, consultants, engineers and managers.

January 20-21st, 2011
International Research Panel on Next Generation Green Buildings and Cities, Cambridge, Ontario
Roger Bayley presents lecture on held at University of Waterloo School of Architecture focusing on design of future cities.  The colloquium explore future urban form that pursue social and environmental viability, including  broad experiment, inspiration, and next generations of technology.  The event is in partnership with the Resource Positive Envelope Design group, Okanagan College and supported by Environment Canada.

July 21, 2010
Roger Bayley Speaks at UBC Summer Institute in Sustainable Urban Design
Roger Bayley presents the Millennium Water Olympic Village at the UBC Summer Institute in Sustainable Urban Design: Natural Systems and the Built Environment. read more

July 6, 2010
Roger Bayley Presents Olympic Village in UBC Summer Institute in Sustainability
Roger Bayley and David Ramslie (The City of Vancouver) lead a site tour of the Millennium Water Olympic Village for participants in the UBC Summer Institute in Sustainability. read more

June 30, 2010
Presentation at Metro Vancouver’s Sustainability Community Breakfast
Roger Bayley and David Ramslie (The City of Vancouver) presented The Challenge Series and the Olympic Village as part of Metro Vancouver’s Sustainability Community Breakfasts series. see the presentations

June 23, 2010
Roger Bayley co-hosts discussion on The Challenge Series, Toronto, Ontario
Roger Bayley and Cobalt Engineering LLP’s Albert Bicol presented The Challenge Series to an audience of architects, planners and interested parties in Toronto, Ontario.

June 17, 2010
Roger Bayley Gives Keynote Speech at 2010 Capilano College Graduation, North Vancouver
Roger Bayley spoke about his personal experiences in the business world during his keynote speech for the 2010 Capilano School of Business graduation ceremony.

June 14-15, 2010
Presentation to Resource Positive Envelope Design Mini Summit, Kelowna, BC
Roger Bayley and The Challenge Series present at the Resource Positive Envelope Design Mini Summit  hosted by Okanagan College and supported by Environment Canada, the summit brought together green building advocates from Canada and around the world. see the presentations

June 8-10, 2010
Presentation to Canada Green Building Council
Roger Bayley and The Challenge Series present at the Canada Green Building Council 3rd Annual National Conference in Vancouver, BC as part of a panel on The Olympic Village. read more

June 4, 2010
Roger Bayley part of Vancouver Contingent at 2010 Shanghai Expo, Shanghai, China
Roger Bayley presents  as part of a Sustainable Design conference at the 2010 Shanghai Expo hosted by the Ministry of Housing and Urban and Rural Planning, A+A magazine and the Interior Design Institute of China; includes distribution of 3,000 copies of The Challenge Series printed in Mandarin by The Tianjin University Architectural Press (Tianjin, China).

May 26, 2010
Presentation as part of Cool Drinks Seminar Series in North Vancouver
Roger Bayley to present “Increase Your Home Value through Sustainable Community Building” as part of the Cool Drinks seminar series. read more

April 30, 2010
Presentation to the Planning Institute of British Columbia
Roger Bayley to present “Lessons Learned from the Olympic Village” to the Interior-Okanagan Chapter of the Planning Institute of British Columbia. read more

April 21-22, 2010
Presentation to Buildex Conference
Roger Bayley to present at Buildex Conference in Vancouver, BC: “Case Study: Charting a Sustainable Community – Millennium Water, The Southeast False Creek Olympic Village”. read more

April 21, 2010
Presentation to Project Management Institute
Roger Bayley to present to the Project Management Institute, Vancouver Chapter, regarding lessons learned at Millennium Water. read more

April 9-12, 2010
Roger Bayley and TCS in Tianjin, China
Roger Bayley and The Challenge Series to present at the International Center for Sustainable Cities (ICSC) Conference on Sustainable Planning and Green Building Design funded by Environment Canada in Tianjin, China. read more

March 23-24, 2010
Roger Bayley and TCS in Beijing, China
Roger Bayley and The Challenge Series to present at Green Buildings China Conference in Beijing, China. read more

February 23, 2010
Roger Bayley and TCS in Seoul, Korea
Roger Bayley and The Challenge Series in Seoul, Korea, to present on behalf of CMHC at International Conference on Sustainable Building Asia, “Achieving Net Zero Energy in Midrise Buildings,” amongst a series of seven lectures focused on Millennium Water and the development of Southeast False Creek.
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Oct 21-23, 2009
Roger Bayley and TCS in Rome, Italy
Roger Bayley and The Challenge Series used to highlight the achievements of Millennium Water and SEFC at the International Professional Conference: Cultural Preservation Through Architecture and Urban Planning in Rome, Italy.

Oct 21-23, 2009
Roger Bayley and TCS in Moscow, Russia
Roger Bayley and The Challenge Series as invited speaker by CMHC at the International Festival Building: Urban Planning and Architecture – Without Politics and Populism in Moscow, Russia.