Hokkaido University’s Division of Architectural and Structural Design of Faculty of engineering and Sustainable Campus Management Office received “Sustainable Campus Award 2019” at CAS-Net JAPAN’s annual conference 2019 held at Nagoya University on Nov.23, 2019.
This award is to spot excellent approaches regarding building sustainable campus. Since its establishment in 2015, the award had been given every year. This year as 5th, cases in three divisions <architecture/facilities><management/regional collaboration> and <student activities> were called. There were three awards for “Sustainable Campus awards”, and two awards for “Encouragement awards” for each division had been arranged.
“Future campus plan which students and university create together”
Division of Architectural and Structural Design, Faculty of engineering
Sustainable Campus Management Office
It is a critical approach to draw future campus plan with students who are the major stakeholder on campus to increase users’ satisfaction as well as to make themselves attach to school. In addition, such program that faculties and students proceeds with collaboration in the course is considered one proposal that dedicates to promote sustainable facility maintenance by developing human resources for facility maintenance, perception change among administrative organization, incentive designed to improve skills, and retaining personnel for related field. The contents as well as outcome of the program are also highly evaluated. It is expected to validate the effect brought by the course towards creation of the campus.