Lecturer: Dragana Korica
→ CCB, Artget Gallery, Republic Square 5/I
The PPT presentation is aimed at presenting the Serbian Green Building Council as an independent, non-profit and non-governmental organization which has recognized the negative impact of the building sector and works on the promotion of the idea of the transformation of the same.
The organization’s key activity is to raise expert, public, decision-makers’ and business awareness of the necessity of such changes and to spread knowledge about green, i.e. sustainable construction.
In the second part of the presentation, the audience will be given the basic information about green building. Why is it necessary that green building standards become a new norm? Why is green building important both for individuals and the community and in which direction is it developing? Examples of good practice are to provide the audience with a detailed description of the aforesaid.
Dragana Korica, M.Arch, is the executive director of SerbiaGBC (member of WorldGBC). She has worked at the Faculty of Civil Engineering of Belgrade University and at its Institute for Materials and Structure, the EKI RD Studio, the EKI RD Company and at the Faculty of Architecture of Belgrade University (cooperation with the business sector). She has authored and co-authored architectural and urban planning designs, urban development plans, revisions, interiors and has also designed the coat-of-arms of the Faculty of Civil Engineering of Belgrade University. As a co-author, she has received awards at several urban planning and architectural competitions. She owns the licence of an architectural designer in charge. She is a member of the Engineering Chamber of Serbia, the Union of Architects of Serbia, the Association of Architects of Belgrade, the Association of Serbian Architects, the Association of Women Architects and of WISE SEE.
SerbiaGBC is a membership-based, non-profit, non-governmental and independent organisation founded in 2010. The Council members are socially oriented and responsible companies, academic institutions, public companies and experts sharing the same vision of green-sustainable building. It is a member of WorldGBC and ERN national councils. It acts as an advisory institution, connects interested parties into a network and promotes the acquired knowledge and good practice experience with a view to supporting the transformation of the Serbian building industry and market into the direction of sustainable development.