Clare Parry, director and founder of Grün Consulting, presented on Our Response to the World Outside: The Evolution of Envelope and Comfort at Zak World of Façades, Sydney, Australia, on September 11.

She discussed how through the mechanism of thermal comfort we can explore how architecture and technology enable us to enhance the experience of the built environment. Clare also addressed how the dimension of time allows us to consider our own ingenuity through the advancement of building envelope technology, and the cost of that ingenuity through climate change.

Passivhaus consultancy Grün Consulting is an Inhabit company.