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COTE: 2021 Earth Day Sustainability Slam

Each year during Earth Week we put out a call for submissions on interesting case studies and ideas on sustainable design. We assemble a series of rapid-fire presentations from all of YOU to share with our local design community. This is a platform to share innovative ideas and encourage conversation.
We hope you can join us!

Monday, April 19, from 12:00 – 1:00pm

Online webinar – information provided via E-mail after registration

Event Schedule:
12:00 – Presentations
12:45 – Chat with the speakers


Click here to view a full recording of the program.

This program is presented by AIA Seattle’s Committee on the Environment as an online webinar, with full closed captioning. Please indicate on your registration if you would like to be contacted regarding specific accommodations to fully participate in this program. Contact Member Engagement Manager, Connor Descheemaker, with any questions or concerns.

Speakers & Topics

Ola Jarvegren & Howard Fitzpatrick AIA
“Mukilteo Ferry Terminal, designed to be light on the earth”

Alexandra Ramsden
“Living Buildings and Compassion”

Adam Bettcher
“Noise – The New Pollution”

Tom Paladino
“Getting to Net Zero Carbon – it’s simple as Rock Paper Scissors”

Speakers and topics subject to change.

Call for Submissions

The AIA Seattle Committee on the Environment (COTE) invites you to submit case studies or ideas for our annual Sustainability Slam on Monday, April 19.

This event is made possible by the people in our community striving to improve the world through sustainable design. If you have a case study, idea, or project you’d like to share, we want to hear about it! No topic is too big or small.

Individuals selected will be able to present their work or ideas with a 7-minute presentation and 21 slides.

***Call for submissions is now closed.


April 19, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Price


AIA Seattle
(206) 448-4938