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The Green Building Matters Podcast with Charlie Cichetti

May 4, 2022

Paola graduated in 2001 in Architecture at the IUAV University of Venice; she’s been a member of the Trento Architects Order with n. 1037 since 2002 and in 2003 she received the qualification of Spanish Architect.

She has been involved in sustainability since 2007 and in 2012 founded Macro Design Studio, of which she’s CEO and Technical Director.

In 2014 she led to certification as LEED AP BD+C the first building in Italy according to the LEED for Retail 2009 Gold level protocol; in 2015 resulted in certification as LEED AP ID+C the first building in Europe according to LEED v4 ID+C for Retail protocol; in 2018 as LEED AP BD+C the first building in Italy according to LEED v4 BD+C protocol: NC Gold level and again in 2020 – as LEED for Homes Green Rater – certifies the first LEED BD+C project: Multifamily Midrise v4 in Europe, Platinum level.

Show Highlights

  • Paola shares how to determine what green building rating system to use on a project.
  • Green buildings in Europe and Northern Italy. 
  • The importance of making the regenerative approach and regenerative design more popular.
  • Macro Design Studio
  • Promoting women in green building.
  • Variety of programs and projects
  • Tips on how to best communicate with clients.
  • Why networking, collaborating, and education is vital to your career?

“My hope is that this is the moment for Living & Regenerative Buildings, because this is the way we will finally have a building with a positive environmental impact.” 

-Paola Moschini


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