CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD
LEED Fellow from the US Green Building Council and elected Vice President for SUMe. Graduated from the Architectural Association in London, receiving a MA degree in Housing and Urbanism. In 2014 he participated in the program Leadership in Sustainability at the UBC in Vancouver. Is currently founding partner and Chairman of the Board of Eosis Inc, an international Texas based consulting firm for Energy Modeling and Passive Solar Design.
He has performed the role of Integrated Design Coach in more than 75 LEED registered buildings, mainly commercial but also multi family residential and institutional. He is active at the USGBC LEED , volunteering with the Social Equity group advocating to increase Health and Dignity conditions for Construction Workers. Lectured and participated in forums in Canada, U.S. and South America, both Spanish and English.
Partner and executive director of EOSIS, and independent consultant company to obtain the LEED Certification that has advised over 50 projects in North America. Bachelor´s degree in Architecture by the ITESO in 2000 and accredited as LEED AP (LEED Accredited Professional) in 2009. Holds a Diploma graduate degree in Bioclimate Architecture granted by the Higher School of Architecture in 2011.
Then in 2012 he concluded the Harvard Manager Mentor program and the course of The Principles and Process for Conducting a Life-Cycle Cost Analysis del NIBS in 2013. MBA by the UdeG in from 2014 to 2016. Accredited as EDGE expert in 2017 a program developed by the IFC and GBCI for sustainable buildings. During his professional career, he is been involved in the management and coordination of architectural projects for companies such as MS+A y KMD. In recent years, he has focused on energy efficiency and sustainable buildings performance.
He is been a professor at ITESO since 2012 and taught for the master´s programs of Advance Architectural Design and Sustainable Architectural Design at ISAD. Professor of the Master degree in Interior design at IBERO University. Also, he lectures courses of sustainability and energy efficiency at ITESO, UNAM, ESARQ and ITESM. He is also been a speaker in different events such as The Green Expo, The Global Green Forum, Western Journeys of illumination, Expo Facilities and Western Expo CIHAC.
Completed her Bachelor Degree in Architecture at the ITESO in 2000. Accredited as LEED GA (LEED Green Associate) in 2017. Partner and operations manager at Eosis.
Senior project manager and head of the GBI (2013-2015) for the realization of infrastructure projects in the Quebec area, Canada.
Collaborator in different architectural firms, designing residential and public buildings as well as urbanism projects.
JUAN CARLOS AVALOS
NEW PROJECT´S SUSTAINABILITY ASSESSMENT CONSULTANT