How is sustainability related to the current planetary environmental and social problems that humans face?

How is sustainability related to the current planetary environmental and social problems that humans face?

Why do some experts want to rename our era “the Anthropocene”? How is sustainability related to the current planetary environmental and social problems that humans face?

What is your favorite definition of sustainability and what are the key principles and concepts of sustainability?

What can designers of the built environment contribute to the sustainability movement?

How can our understanding of natural processes and systems help create ecological sustainable designs? What is the role of technology in sustainable design?

What can designers of the built environment contribute to the sustainability movement? What frameworks, strategies, and tools of sustainable design do you feel have the most potential to effectively create a sustainable society?

What obstacles prevent us from becoming a sustainable society, and can they be overcome?