Conference: BUILDEX Vancouver
Location: Vancouver Convention Centre West
Date: February 12, 2020
Time: 8:30 am
Housing academic communities - Designing exceptional environments for student living
Diamond Schmitt Architects has designed student residences across Canada. Ana Maria Llanos, Principal, and Gary Watson, Senior Associate, present a case study that highlights architectural innovation both in new construction and adaptive reuse delivered under a variety of procurement methods. Responding to both economic and cultural change, student residence design is a critical component of campus life that can influence academic performance and future success.