Feb 9: Designing Innovative Strategies for Affordable, Energy-Efficient Housing in Rural Communities

Join us on February 9 (9-11 a.m.) for a special webinar to explore the various methods and strategies for creating quality, energy-efficient, affordable housing in rural communities. We will look at innovations, trends, and best practices that have been successful. This webinar is not only for those interested in innovations in housing, but it is also a community-wide opportunity to learn about ideas and options for planning more rural housing in your community.

Special Presenter: Jon Racek, IU Eskenazi School of Art, Design, and Architecture

Jon is the founder and co-director of the ServeDesign Center at Eskenazi, a design outreach center, and the founder of Play360, a non-profit that trains communities in the developing world to design and build educational playspaces. His work has been published in such publications as TIME magazine, The New York Times, and Wallpaper. He recently completed the design and construction of a low-cost housing prototype in Paoli, IN.

For full details and to watch recordings of previous sessions, visit: https://regionalopportunityinc.org/housing-series

Have questions? Please contact Lisa Abbott, Vice President of Economic and Community Development, at lisaabbott@regionalopportunityinc.org.