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Conferences with Proceedings (refereed)

  • Cai, H., & Zimring, C.M. (2013). Correlating Spatial Metrics of Nurse Station Typology with Nurses’ Communication and Co-Awareness in an Intensive Care Unit. Development of Tools for Healthcare Environments Research and Practice. http://www.sss9.or.kr/paperpdf/bmp/sss9_2013_ref014_p.pdf       
  • Cai, Hui, and Craig Zimring, C.M. (2013). Understanding Cultural Differences in Nursing Unit Design with the Support of Space Syntax Analysis, Proceedings of the 9th Space Syntax Analysis Symposium, 014: 1-24, Seoul, Korea.
  • Cama, R., DuBose, J., Zimring, C.M. (2013) The New Normal: New Functions for Inpatient Lighting Systems. Symposium at Healthcare Design Anaual Conference, Orlando, Nov 17, 2013 (refereed, 206 people in session)
  • Hanna, R., MacAllister, L., Zimring, C.M. (2013) Understand and visualize the impact of healthcare facility design on patient satisfaction. Symposium at Healthcare Design Annual Conference, Orlando, Nov 16, 2013 (refreed, 273 people in session)
  • Kasali, A., Nercessian, N., & Zimring, C.M. M. (2013). Making evidence visible: Using mock-ups in healthcare design. The Visiblity of Research: ARCC Annual Conferece 2013, March 27 – 30, 2013, Charlotte, NC. http://www.arcc-journal.org/index.php/repository/article/view/122
  • Zimring, C.M. and DuBose, J. (2013). Providing Value by Trying it Before You Buy It. Webinar in the Center for Health Design ICONS & Innovators Webinar Series, August 22, 2013.
  • Choi Y, Lawler E, Mann-Dooks J. & Zimring, C.M. (2010). New DoD Research-Looking at the Environment of Falls in Context. Panel Discussion. Healthcare Design Conference 2010; Las Vegas, NV.
  • Seo, H.-B., & Zimring, C.M. (2010). Evidence-Based Design Project: Louisiana State University (LSU) Hospital. Paper presented at the Environmental Design Research Association (EDRA) 41 annual meeting, Washington D.C. June 5, 2010
  • Stringer, A., Hampstead, B., Denham, M. (2008). Ecologically Oriented Neurorehabilitation of Attention, Memory and Problem Solving. Continuing education workshop presented at the National Academy of Neuropsychology annual conference.
  • Cama, Roz, Herbert, Cheryl, Zimring, C.M., Craig (2005) Run Until Apprehended: An Evidence-based Design Case Study: Dublin Methodist Hospital. IHI Learning Lab, Orlando, Dec 12. 2005. OhioHealth’s Greenfield “Pebble Project
  • Pati, D., Bose, M & Zimring, C.M., (2004) Reconciling security, openness, and community: The case of federal courthouses. Paper presented Annual Conference of the Environmental Design Research Association, Albuquerque, NM, June 2004.
  • Pati, D. and Zimring, C.M. (2004). Rethinking Public buildings: The American Courthouse. Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture., Miami, March 2004.
  • Craig, D.L., Kehoe, C., Rich, J., Guzdial, M., Haq, S., Khan, S., Zimring, C.M. (2000). Using An Unstructured Collaboration Tool to Support Peer Interaction in Large College Classes. Proceedings of ICLS 2000 (International Conference of the Learning Sciences), B.J. Fishman and S.F. O'Connor-Divelbiss, eds., (Mahwah, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum).
  • Zimring, C.M. (2000). New lessons from POE. Annual Meeting of the Environmental Design Research Association, Orlando, FL, April 2000.
  • Zimring, C.M. (2000). Tools for enhancing collaboration in the design studio. Biennial Conference International Association of People and Their Physical Setting, Paris, July 2000.
  • Craig, D. & Zimring, C.M. (1999). Support for collaborative design reasoning in shared virtual spaces. ACADIA, Salt Lake City, October 1999.
  • Zimring, C.M., Khan, S., Craig, D., Guzdial, M. (1999). Using information technology to support the design studio. Design Thinking Research Symposium, Cambridge, MA.
  • Invited paper and workshops: Case-Based Reasoning and Design. invited paper, associated workshop and refereed paper in the proceedings. Design Decision Support Systems 98, Maastrict, Netherlands, July, 1998
  • Zimring, C.M. (1997). Using case information in Architecture. Architectural Research Centers Consortium Spring Research Conference. Atlanta April 25-27, 1997 In the Proceedings of the Spring Research Conference. Tempe: Herberger Center for Design Excellence, Arizona State University
  • Zimring, C.M. and Khalil, H. (1997) Does street layout affect social interaction? A space syntax analysis of a traditional Cairo neighborhood. Annual Meeting of the Environmental Design Research Association, Montreal, Quebec, May 7-11
  • Zimring, C.M., CM, Bafna, S & Do, E. (1996) Structuring cases in a case-based design aid. in Third Congress on Design Computing, Anaheim, A/C/E '96, American Society of Civil Engineers, 17-19, June, 1996. Jorge Vanegas and Paul Chinowsky (eds.), p. 308-313,
  • Workshop chair: 1) “Creating Effective POE Programs”; 2) “Developing your professional practice”; 3) “Accommodating change in large institutions: Layout, circulation and wayfinding in emerging healthcare facilities”. Public and private places: Proceedings of the twenty-seventh annual meeting of the Environmental Design Research Association. Edmond, OK: Environmental Design Research Association
  • Zimring, C.M. and O. Ataman (1994). Incorporating Guidelines into A Case-Based Architectural Design Tool. Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Association of Computer Aided Design in Architecture. St. Louis, Mo.: October 22-25, 1994.
  • Zimring, C.M., Do, E., Domeshek, E., and J. Kolodner (1994) Using post-occupancy evaluation to aid reflection in conceptual design: Creating a case-based design aid for architecture. Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Design Decision Support Systems. Vaals: July 1994.
  • Zimring, C.M. & Rosenheck, T. (1994). Blowing the Dust off POE Reports. Proceedings of the Twenty-sixth Annual Meeting of the Environmental Design Research Association: Edmund, OK: Environmental Design Research Association
  • Conan, M. & Zimring, C.M. Providing designers access to experience. Proceedings of the Twenty-sixth Annual Meeting of the Environmental Design Research Association: Edmund, OK: Environmental Design Research Association
  • Zimring, C.M., Fuller, C. & Nepp, B. (1994). Serving the customer: Patient-oriented healthcare. Proceedings of the Twenty-sixth Annual Meeting of the Environmental Design Research Association: Edmund, OK: Environmental Design Research Association
  • Goel, A., Kolodner, J., Pearce, M., Billington, R., & Zimring, C.M. (1991). A Case-Based Tool for Conceptual Design Problem Solving. Proc. Third DARPA Workshop on Case-Based Reasoning, Washington D.C., May 1991, pp. 109-120, Los Altos, CA: Morgan Kaufmann.

Conference presentations without proceedings

  • Hadi, K., Lim, L., Patterson, M., Zimring, C. (2015) Critical Metrics for Designing ICU and Medical-Surgical Rooms: Making Research and Analysis Useful, Presented at Healthcare Design Annual Conference, Washington, DC. Nov 17, 2015.
  • Ossman, M., Zimring, C., Murphy, D. (2015) A New Risk Factor: The Role of Layout in Intensive Care Unit Survival, Presented at Healthcare Design Annual Conference, Washington, DC. Nov 17, 2015.
  • Denham, M., Jacob, J. (2015) Translating Evidence: A Critical Look at Infection Control and Facility Design Literature to Prevent Healthcare-Associated Infections, Presented at Healthcare Design Annual Conference, Washington, DC. Nov 16, 2015.
  • DuBose, J., Case, K., Westlake, R., Lim, L. (2015) Structuring Healthcare Fantasy to Ease Clinical Reality: Simulation as Tool for Culture Change, Presented at Healthcare Design Annual Conference, Washington, DC. Nov 16, 2015.
  • Sapirstein, A., Zimring, C. (2015) After Evidence-Based Design: Creating a Collaborative Science of Healthcare Delivery to Reduce Harm in Critical Care, Presented at Healthcare Design Annual Conference, Washington, DC. Nov 15, 2015.
  • Denham, M., Sherrod, A., Bushehri, Y., Zimring, C.M., Wasilewski-Masker, K. (2015). Designing Cancer Care For Kids By Kids: Engaging Patients and Their Families in Creating More Efficient Patient-Centered Care, poster presented at Inflammation in Pediatric Health: Improving Care through Innovation and Technology in Atlanta, GA. June 22, 2015.
  • DuBose, J., West, E. and Crews, J. (2015). Senses and the Environment – Reaching Beyond the Dementia to Engage the Person. Environments for Aging, Baltimore, MD, April 19, 2015.
  • Denham, M., Kim, D., Samai, S., Zimring, C.M. (2015). The Application of Simulation and Modelling to Optimize Outpatient Clinical Processes, poster presented at Inflammation in Pediatric Health: Improving Care through Innovation and Technology in Atlanta, GA. June 22, 2015.
  • Olinger, P., Ribner, B., Garibaldi, B., Denham, M., Zimring, C.M. (2015). Preparing for Ebola and the Next Potential Pandemic: Experience from Emory and Johns Hopkins, presented at Health Facility Institute 26th Annual Symposium in Atlanta, GA. April 28, 2015.
  • Denham, M., & Jacob, J. (2014). The Role of the Built Environment in the Acquisition and Prevention of Healthcare-Associated Infections, presented at the Healthcare Design Conference in San Diego, CA, November 18, 2014.
  • Denham, M., Harris, B., Kim, D., Missana, L., Samai, C., Zimring, C.M. (2014). Using the Engineering and Science of Healthcare Delivery to Improve the Experience of Care and Reduce Cost at Sibley Heart Center Cardiology (SHCC). Poster presented at the 2014 Pediatric Research Conference.
  • Dubose, J.R., and Magee, A. (2010). Innovation Programs to Support High Performance Healthcare Facilities. Healthcare Design 10, Las Vegas, NV, November 14, 2010.
  • DuBose, J., and West, E. (2014). Honoring the Person – Trends in Memory Care Facility Design. Healthcare Design 14, San Diego, CA, November 18, 2014.
  • DuBose, J., and Emmons, K. (2014). Not a Wink – Sleep and the Impatient Environment. Healthcare Design 14, San Diego, CA, November 17, 2014.
  • Kasali, A., Jacob, J., Hall, K., & Denham, M. (2014). A Multidisciplinary Approach to a Systematic Literature Review, poster presented at Healthcare Design Conference in San Diego, CA, November 15-18, 2014.
  • Kasali, A., Hall, K., Jacob, J. & Denham, M. (2014). Healthcare-Associated Infections and Facility Design: A Multidisciplinary Review of Evidence, poster presented at Healthcare Design Conference in San Diego, CA, November 15-18, 2014.
  • Lindeman, M., Crews, J., & Denham, M. (2014.) The Tale of Two Towers, presented at the Healthcare Design Conference in San Diego, CA, November 18, 2014.
  • Denham, M., Stringer, A., Gess, J. (2009). All My Grandchildren: A Case Study of the Remediation of a Category-Specific Naming Deficit Following Temporal Lobe Epilepsy Surgery. Presented at the International Neuropsychology Society’s 37th Annual meeting.
  • Sadler, B., and Dubose, J.R. (2008). How to Develop Your Own Business Case for Evidence-Based Design. Healthcare Design 08, Washington, DC, November 10, 2008.
  • Pearce, A. R. and Dubose, J.R. (2003).  A Dialogue on User Modifications in Sustainable Construction. Department of Defense Joint Services Pollution Prevention and Hazardous Waste Management Conference, San Antonio, TX, August 12, 2003.
  • Berard, R., Hartzfeld, J. and Dubose, J.R. (1998). An Approach to Sustainable Flooring Manufacture. Third Annual Conference on Recycling of Fibrous Textile and Carpet Waste, Atlanta, GA, April 30, 1998.
  • Zimring, C.M., (1994). Structuring cases in a case-based design aid. EduTech Symposium: Issues in Design Education and Design Research, Atlanta, December, 1994.

Invited Conference Presentations, Lectures, and Keynote Addresses

  • Cahnman, S., Denham, M. Designing for Enhanced Patient Satisfaction. Presented at ACE Summit, February 2, 2015.
  • Denham, ME. Fighting the Spread of Infection in the NICU Environment. Presented at the Audrey Harris Neonatal Conference of Northwest Arkansas in Fayetteville, AR, September 10, 2015.
  • Denham, ME., Jacob, J. Prevention of Healthcare-Associated Infections through the Built Environment: Evaluating the Evidence. Presented at High Touch Surfaces – a Systems Based Approach to Improved Healthcare Hygiene: A Pebble-in-Practice Workshop, in Chicago, IL, September 9, 2015.  
  • DuBose, J. and Hadi, K. “Nurse Perceptions of Lighting” keynote presentation at the Acuity Brands Lighting Healthcare Seminar, Atlanta, December 8, 2014.
  • Patient and Family Centered Cancer Care Design Competition Presentation. Presented at the Healthcare Design Conference in San Diego, CA, November 16, 2014.
  • Thompson, T., Denham, M., Ayers, K., & Beatty, J. Through the Patient’s Eyes: A Design Innovation Session, presented at Healthcare Design Exchange in San Diego, CA, November 14, 2014.
  • Thompson, T., Denham, M. Patient and Family Centered NICU Simulation Lab. Webinar presented at Healthcare Design Education Day, June 24, 2014.
  • Zimring, C.M. and DuBose, J. “Design for Collaboration in the Out-Patient Clinic: Does Better Design Result in Better Outcomes?” presentation in Herman Miller showroom at NeoCon, Chicago, June 9, 2014.
  • Zimring, C.M., Denham, M. The Role of Facility Design in Preventing Healthcare-Associated Infection: Interventions, Conclusions and Research Needs. Webinar presented at the Center for Health Design’s Evidence-Based Design (EBD) Journal Club, April 23, 2014. http://her.sagepub.com/content/7/1_suppl/127.short
  • DuBose, J. “Simulation for the Defense Health Agency: Providing Value by Trying it Before You Buy It,” presentation to the DoD/TMA webinar on Innovations in Healthcare Planning and Design, Falls Church, VA, July 29, 2013.
  • DuBose, J. “Simulation and Modeling for Increased Value in Healthcare,” 2013 Digital Building Laboratory Symposium at Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA, May 6, 2013.
  • DuBose, J. “Keynote on Innovating Healthcare Facility Design and Delivery: A Creative Response to Reform,” 4th Annual Premiere Healthcare Event of The Tampa Bay Chapters of the Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) and the Academy of Architecture for Health of the American Institute of Architects (AIA-AAH), Tampa Bay, FL, May 17, 2013.
  • Zimring, C.;Opening keynote address, Austrailan Healthcare Week, Perth, Australia, February 27, 2013.
  • DuBose, J. “Healthy Hospitals Research,” Healthy Places Research Group Meeting, Atlanta, GA, January 29, 2013.
  • DuBose, J. “How My Family has been Touched by the Alzheimer’s Association,” Georgia Tech State Charitable Campaign Kick-Off Breakfast, Atlanta, GA, October 12, 2012.
  • DuBose, J. “Measuring the Sustainability of Health Care Buildings,” Health Care Research Collaborative at CleanMed 2011, Phoenix, AZ, April 6, 2011.
  • DuBose, J., “Green Alternative Resilient Flooring,” CleanMed 2010: Creating Healing Environments, Baltimore, MD, May 11, 2010.
  • Silas, J. & DuBose, J. "Green Construction Series: Choosing Safe & Sustainable Materials Using the Pharos Material Evaluation Tool," Practice Greenhealth Webinar, June 18, 2010.
  • Seo, H.-B., & Zimring, C.M. (2010). Evidence-Based Design Project: Louisiana State University (LSU) Hospital. Paper presented at the Environmental Design
  • Invited panel. Zimring, C.M. Cowan, C. Allison, D, Battisto, D, The World Class Checklist. Military Health System Acquisition Summit, Alexandria, VA January 20, 2010.
  • Zimring, C. Keynote, New York City Active Design Guidelines launch event. New York, January 27, 2010
  • Keynote Panel. Barbara Dellinger, COL Charles Callahan, CAPT Kevin Berry, Craig Zimring, C.M. Safe, Green and Effective: Helping to Reform Healthcare with Patient-centered Research, Design and Policy. Environment Design Research Association Annual Meeting
  • Zimring, C. Research Association (EDRA) 41 annual meeting, Washington D.C. June 5, 2010
  • Zimring, C. Healing Environments for the US Military. Plenary Address, Epidaurus Meeting, Bethesda, MD, April 6, 2009
  • Zimring, C.M. Evidence Based Design: What is the Fuss About? Quality Colloquium, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA August 20, 2008
  • Zimring, C.M., CM Evidence-based design, Baker-Miller Pink and Magical Thinking, Kansas State University Student Symposium Keynote Address, Manhattan, KS, October 15, 2008.
  • Zimring, C. The Evidence that Design Can Heal, Ellerbee Beckett Memorial Lecture, St Paul, MN, Oct 27, 2008
  • The Role of Evidence-Based Design in the Emory Hospital Neuro-ICU: From "Throw-Away ICU" to Catalyst for Change (with Owen Samuels and Robert Farrow); The State of Evidence-Based Design Research (with Roger Ulrich); The Vital Role of the CEO in Evidence-Based Design (with Eileen Malone and Blair Sadler). Evidence-Based Design -- The Journey to the New National Military Medical Center (with Clay Boenecke, Ed Ponatoski and others). Healthcare Design 08, Washington DC, November 8-11, 2008.
  • Zimring, C. Chair, Healthcare Environments Research Summit, February 8, 2006. An international meeting of 70 senior healthcare thought-leaders sponsored by the Agency for Healthcare Research Quality, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Steelcase, this meeting developed a roadmap for developing a field of Healthcare Environments Research.
  • Zimring, C. Speaker, “The role of the buildings and sites in promoting physical activity.” International Congress on Physical Activity and Health. Atlanta, April 20, 2006.
  • Zimring, C. Plenary speaker, The role of evidence-based design in the hospital of the 21st Century. Annual Meeting of the Environmental Design Research Association.  Atlanta, May 6, 2006.
  • Zimring, C. Speaker, Healthcare Design Symposium: Insights into the Pebble Projects. Annual Meeting of the Environmental Design Research Association.  Atlanta, May 7, 2006.
  • Zimring, C. Plenary speaker, “Evidence-based design.” Tri-Service Healthcare Facilities Symposium . Boston, July 13, 2006. This conference brings together 200 key decision-makers from the Army, Air Force, Navy,  Department of Veteran’s Affairs and the US Public Health Service to “improve business practices across the healthcare facilities planning, design, construction, management, and sustainment continuum.”
  • Zimring, C. Invited speaker, HKS Architects, Dallas, July 24, 2006.
  • Zimring, C. Advisory Committee, Creating an Evidence-Based Design Video for Senior Healthcare Executives, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 2006-2007.
  • Zimring, C. Keynote Speaker, “Designing for Patient Safety.” The Leadership Institute, Las Vegas, September 7, October 4, 2006.
  • Speaker, “Run Until Apprehended: A Case Study of the Dublin Methodist Hospital Experience.” (With Roz Cama, Cheryl Herbert and Greg Mare). Healthcare Design 06, Chicago, Chicago. November 4, 2006.
  • Zimring, C.M. “Reconciling the Green and Health Agendas” Institute of Medicine Symposium on Green Healthcare. Washington, DC January 10, 2006.
  • DuBose, J., “National, State and Local Perspectives on Green Building,” GreenPrints 2006: Sustainable Communities by Design, Atlanta, GA, March 24, 2006.
  • DuBose, J., “Brownfields 101,” Martin County Workshop on Brownfield Redevelopment Basics, Stuart, FL, March 10, 2005.
  • DuBose, J. and Carpenter, A., “The South/Southwest Region Hazardous Substance Research Center,” Planning for Property Reuse and Redevelopment Seminar, Tuscaloosa, AL, October 26, 2005. 
  • DuBose, J., “Energy Resources for a Sustainable Future Developments in the Built Environment” Georgia Tech’s AEES 2005 Fall Panel Discussion, Atlanta, GA, November 14, 2005.
  • Plenary speaker, Active Living Research Annual Conference, Jan 31-Feb 1 2004, Del Mar, CA “The relation of building design and siting to active living” (Zimring, C.M. senior author with Anjali Joseph, Gayle Nichol, Sharon Tsepas)
  • Keynote speaker, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation symposium, Designing the Hospital of the 21st Century, Washington, DC, June 2, 2004
  • Plenary speaker with D. Pati, Courthouse Research, 5th International Conference on Justice Facilities, Chicago, Oct 28-29, 2004
  • Seminars on architectural research, Ph.D. Program, North Carolina State University School of Architecture, Raleigh, NC, November, 2004
  • Plenary speaker, HealthDesign  04, Houston, November 8-9, 2004
  • Featured speaker, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Midyear Clinical Meeting, Orlando, Dec 5-9, 2004
  • Featured speaker, International Conference on Patient and Family-Centered Care, San Francisco,  February 23, 2005
  • Featured speaker, American College of Healthcare Executives Congress on Healthcare Management, March 14-17, 2005, Chicago
  • Glasscock Distinguished Lecturer, Texas A&M University, April 2005
  • DuBose, J., “Measuring and Offsetting Corporate Greenhouse Gas Emissions,” CERES Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA, April 6, 2001.
  • DuBose, J. “Developing a Credible Carbon Offset Program,” Environmental Finance’s Implementing JI & CDM: Project Finance in a Carbon Economy Conference, New York, NY, February 27, 2001.
  • DuBose, J. “Opportunities for Developing and Marketing Greenhouse Gas Offsets,” Alliance to Save Energy’s Climate Change Industrial Roundtable, Kiev, Ukraine, July 21, 2000.  
  • DuBose, J. "Improving the Earth and the Bottom Line: Businesses Daring to Be Different," Earth Day 2000 Unplugged: Workshops on Clean Energy Solutions, Atlanta, GA, April 22, 2000.
  • DuBose, J., “Interface’s Sustainability Initiatives,” Georgia Perimeter College’s Managing Environmental Resources for the Future: A Panel Discussion of Sustainable Development, Dunwoody, GA, April 4, 2000.
  • DuBose, J., “Sustainable Enterprise: The True Cost of Every Business Decision,” Oglethorpe University’s ECO-TALK: Environmental Strategies for the 21st Century Conference, Atlanta, GA, September 16, 1999.
  • DuBose, J., "Continual Improvements Lead to Big Savings at Interface, Inc," EPA Region 4 Pollution Prevention/Green Manufacturing Conference, Atlanta, GA, Nov 17, 1997.
  • Zimring, C.M., “The one true way of learning” Invited lecture to the AIA Meeting on Educational Facilities, Scottsdale, AZ, Sept 28, 1997
  • Plenary address: Post-occupancy evaluation of halls of justice. American Architectural Foundations symposium Architecture and the Human Experience of Halls of Justice Washington, DC: December 5, 1996; the only other plenary speaker was US Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer
  • Plenary address: Post-occupancy evaluation of healthcare facilities. American Architectural Foundations symposium Architecture and the Human Experience of Healthcare Sept, 1996; Camden, ME
  • Keynote address Advances in Facility Management, Birmingham, England, March 1995. This was an address to a national meeting.
  • Featured plenary address, Conducting effective healthcare facility visits. Seventh Symposium on Healthcare Design. New York, November 19, 1994 This was a keynote talk at a 1200-person international meeting.
  • Invited lecture, Aiding architectural design. Technion, Haifa, Israel, March, 1994.
  • Invited lecture, Patient-oriented healthcare: Implications for environment, behavior and design. College of Human Ecology Student Lecture Series, Cornell University, November, 1994.
  • Invited lecture, Ten things facility managers do wrong. International Facility Management Association, Georgia Chapter. Atlanta: September, 1994.
  • Keynote speaker, Second International Conference on Applications of Psychology, Mexico City Attended by 1,000 people
  • Invited participant, Umea Conference on Environmental Cognition, Umea, Sweden

Conference Presentations with Proceedings (non‑refereed)

  • Zimring, C.M., Cai, H., DuBose, J., & Wallen, T. (2011). Evidence-Based Integrated Green Hospital. Paper presented at the International Hospital Architectural Design and Equipment Symposium: Towards the Green Hospital, in Chengdu, China, Sept 2rd-4th, 2011.
  • Pearce, A.R. and DuBose, J.R. “The Sustainability Knowledge Base: The Right Information to the Right Person at the Right Time,” Proceedings of the 2005 Mascaro Sustainability Initiative Sustainable Engineering Conference, Pittsburgh, PA, April 10-12, 2005.
  • Dubose, J.R. "Measuring and Offsetting Greenhouse Gas Emissions," Proceedings of the 22nd World Energy Engineering Congress: Building for the 21st Century: Energy & the Environment, pp. 401-405, Oct 20-22, 1999.
  • Dubose, J.R. and Pearce, A. R. "The Natural Step as an Assessment Tool for the Built Environment," Proceedings of the 1997 CIB Conference on Green Building, Paris, France, June 1997.
  • Pearce, A. R., Dubose, J.R., and Vanegas, J. A., “Rehabilitation vs. Greenfield Construction Using Sustainability as a Decision Criterion,” Proceedings of the 1996 Green Building Conference, Wilmington, North Carolina, 1996.
  • Vanegas, J., DuBose, J., and Pearce, A., “Sustainable Technologies for the Building Construction Industry,” Proceedings of the 1995 Symposium on Design for the Global Environment, College of Architecture, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, November, 1995.
  • Vanegas, J., and DuBose, J., “Sustainable Technology Developments of Interest to the Paper Industry,” Proceedings of the 1995 TAPPI International Environmental Conference, Technical Association for the Pulp and Paper Industry, Atlanta, GA, 1995.
  • Macari, E.J., Frost, J.D., and DuBose, J., “Natural Hazards Risk Assessment in the Context of Sustainability – A NAFTA Concern?” Proceedings of the Tri-Lateral Natural Hazards Risk Assessment Conference, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, February 12-14, 1995.
  • DuBose, J., Frost, J., Chameau, J., and Vanegas, J., “Sustainable Development and Technology,” Proceedings of the International Conference on Environmental Education, Association of Environmental Engineers of South-East Asia and the Pacific, Christchurch, New Zealand, 1994.