Jonathan Kendall has been invited to give a panel presentation at the World Future Energy Summit 2013, held in Abu Dhabi, UAE. The summit is the world’s largest gathering of experts in the fields of policy, technology and business relating to new ways of thinking about the future of renewal energy. The summit is the centrepiece of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, bringing together a series of conferences, events and activities to focus attention on a range of sustainability issues. The panel presentation is focussed on cities and community power, and includes representatives from Masdar, Sao Paolo, Berlin and the International Renewable Energy Agency.
Jonathan Kendall is also giving a presentation at Abu Dhabi University entitled ‘Freethinking and Scale’, showcasing a selection of projects by the practice. The lecture, which has been jointly organised with the RIBA Gulf Chapter, is part of a series of talks open to faculty, students and the wider professional practice community.