From September 21st to 25th, the Green Architecture Week 2015 will be hosted by Vietnam Green Building Council, Hanoi Architectural University, Institute of Tropical Architecture and USAID Vietnam Clean Energy Program in Hanoi. This is an annual event which aims to strengthen the sustainable development, energy saving activities and green construction in Vietnam.

This year, the Green Architecture Week focuses on the following highlights: Glass application in construction in accordance with the national standards QCVN 09:2013/BXD; Knowledge and experience sharing in the best design solutions for energy efficiency. Furthermore, the Green Architecture Week is a chance for enterprises, local and foreign organizations in the industry to mingle and network. The Green Architecture Week is expected to not only change people awareness of gender in construction area but also encourage students to study in depth and apply “green” solutions in their real-world designs.

Following is the Green Architecture Week 2015 agenda:

1. Opening of the Green Architecture Week 2015 

Time: 2 pm, September 21st 2015.

2. Women Champions Talk: Youth Talk – Future career opportunities in Construction.

Time: 2.30 pm – 5.45 pm, September 21st 2015.

3. Green Architecture Awards for students

Time: 2 pm, September 21st 2015.

4. Conference: “Glass material in design solutions for energy efficiency”
Time: 8 am – 12 pm, September 23rd 2015

5. Advanced training course
Time: 8 am- 12 pm, September 24th – 25th 2015.

6. Exhibition
Time: September 21st – 26th 2015.