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Trim Tab v.25 Place + Community

Thursday, May 14, 2015

This issue recounts the processes and success stories that embrace the genuine essence of Place + Community. We tell stories of key leaders pushing humanity forward, spotlight proven performance of a Living Building, compare human communities to ant communities and much more. 


Holistic Education: Sign-up for a Full Series and Save

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

The International Living Future Institute is offering three education series' all focused on materials. Sign up to get the full experience.


Vote for ILFI Sessions at SXSWeco

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

We need your help to get our sessions accepted at SXSWeco! Click below to vote for our sessions. The voting is simple, just give a session a “Thumbs Up”! 


International Living Future Institute Gives Mohawk Group First Manufacturing Visionary Award

Friday, April 24, 2015

The International Living Future Institute has awarded the first ever Manufacturing Visionary award to Mohawk Group. Mohawk Group is a leading producer and distributor of quality commercial flooring.


Thank You to the 2015 Living Future Sponsors

Monday, April 20, 2015

The week of the Living Future unConference is always filled with excitement and buzz. Now that we’ve had a chance to unpack and start preparing for next year (May 11 - 13, 2016  in Seattle, WA), we wanted to take the opportunity to thank our amazing sponsors.


2015 Living Building Challenge Heroes

Thursday, April 9, 2015

The International Living Future Institute™ announced the recipients of its 2015 Living Building Challenge™ Hero Awards. The new Heroes were recognized at the Institute’s Big Bang Dinner, a focal point of its annual Living Future unConference.



Environmental Handprinting

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

It is a tall order for humanity to become healers of the planet; in order to do so, people need to tap into new avenues of influence that are not yet sufficiently explored and identified. Tools for tracking and reporting negative environmental impacts (our environmental footprints) are becoming increasingly more sophisticated.


What a Living Future Means to Me

Monday, March 23, 2015

We humans live by shared cultural stories that serve as the lens through which we view reality. Most important are the sacred stories that give meaning to our lives and frame our shared understanding of what is most important to our well-being.


#MyLivingFuture = Unabashed Succulence

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Pondering the thought of #MyLivingFuture, my first instinct is to twist it slightly to #OurLivingFuture. I can’t imagine anything better than a life surrounded by those who continuously provide unlimited inspiration.


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