Build for More with Less – How to Build the Future Without Ruining Our Planet

Werner Sobek’s keynote speech at this year’s ZEIT Conference in Hamburg gave a riveting analysis of the environmental challenges faced by architects and engineers all over the world – and how they can be tackled for the sake of a sustainable future. A video of the lecture given by Werner Sobek can be found at the following link:

A summary of Werner Sobek’s lecture has just been published as an essay in the bi-monthly magazine “ZEIT WISSEN”. Entitled “How to Build a Future for Mankind” the text describes how we can build more houses with less material – and why we have to think about the recycling at the same time.