Hamoda Youssef

Head of Research
Qatar Green Building Council


11:50 AM PANEL DEBATE: Can all-glass facades exist in sustainable cities?

Glass façades are considered one of the most preferred options amongst developers and architects as it gives the property a sophisticated, high-tech look as well as unobstructed views of the surroundings. However can glass façades ever exist in sustainable cities? This panel debates this very important question and demonstrates design strategies that can be used to incorporate glass façades in a sustainable way.