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Future of Structures Podcast

With rapid technological advance, global warming, uncertain global markets and expiration of our worlds resources, the new challenges we face in the 21st century are a new set. Albert Einstein said "We can't solve our problems by using the same thinking when we created them". Meeting these new challenges requires a new level of inspiration and thinking.

In our Podcast we talk to the experts who are meeting these challenges to evolve our buildings of tomorrow. Adding this show to your weekly routine will keep you on-top of the industry so you can be at the forefront of change.

Aug 24, 2017

Belina Raffy is the CEO of Maffick, an organization that uses improvisation to help people be more present, more resourceful and more connected to purpose. Many changes are coming in the building industry. Improvisation may be a solution to be at ease with uncertainty and ambiguity. In this conversation we go through:

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Aug 17, 2017

Beyond Zero Emissions are a Not for Profit Organization finding the path for Australia to reach zero emissions. The organization advocate for climate change policy and action that is in line with the science and the 2015 Paris Agreement to reach peak emissions as soon as possible. Michael Lord is the head of research of...


Aug 10, 2017

What a privilege to speak with Shane Scranton, who literally creating the future of our buildings (in a different reality!). Shane is the Cofounder and CEO of IrisVR, he has been featured in Bloomberg and Forbes 30 Under 30. Shane was trained as an architect and started his career in 3d rendering tech as a visual artist...


Aug 5, 2017

Michael West Mehaffy is an architectural theorist, urban philosopher, researcher, educator, and executive director of Sustasis Foundation based in Portland, Oregon USA. In this interview we explore

-  Spirit and purpose of modern architecture

- The work of Christopher Alexander

- His vision for the future of...