This webinar is part of the Glass and Glazing Academy
Architectural glass is a viable and successful solution for meeting tomorrow’s performance and sustainability goals. This webinar will address sustainability challenges facing the building community, the difference between embodied carbon and operational carbon, glass product solutions and more. Learn how collaboration among the design team can address goals for designing with glass, offering human comfort and wellness, payback of operational carbon, and more.
- Discuss how the use of architectural glass for building facades and interior spaces provided solutions for the sustainability challenges and overarching environmental goals of the highlighted projects.
- Explain the difference between embodied carbon and operational carbon, particularly in the context of designing with a range of architectural glass products.
- Describe how a variety of architectural glass products as well as collaboration of the design team throughout the life of the project can support performance, sustainability, and aesthetic goals.
- Identify ways in which designing with architectural glass plays a pivotal role in modern architecture’s emphasis on improved human comfort and occupant well-being--both physical and emotional.