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Confronting Climate Change with Design for Resilience

September 13th, 2022| 6:30 PM | Free Online Symposium

Speakers: Henk Ovink & Marina Tabassum

The focus of the symposium will be surrounding recent achievements in climate change resilience and current practices and design approaches. 


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McGill Reporter: Looking to nature-based design to minimize damage from climate disasters

By Chris Chipello, Associate Director, Integrated Editorial Group

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McGill Reporter: Using local building traditions and community voices in designing more sustainably

By Antonella Fratino, Com​munications Officer, Faculty of Engineering


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Registration for the 2022-2023 SEDTalks! Presentation Skills Training

A free educational and skills-building training series for graduate students in McGill's Faculty of Engineering

The Trottier Institute of Sustainability in Engineering and Design  

TISED is situated within the Faculty of Engineering at McGill University and promotes bold and green ideas through education, outreach, and research. Our primary aim is to connect our institution with the public for a greater understanding of sustainability issues in our society. 

New Job Opportunities

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TISED will be hiring teaching assistants for the 2022-2023 academic year 

Available SEAD Courses

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For-credit courses for upper-year undergraduate and graduate students.

Become a TISED Member

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Become a TISED member. Apply today and join our community!

McGill University is situated on the traditional territory of the Kanien’kehà:ka, a place which has long served as a site of meeting and exchange amongst nations. We recognize and respect the Kanien’kehà:ka as the traditional custodians of the lands and waters on which we meet.

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Silver certified sustainable workplace 

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