Full Name
Peter Busby
Job Title
Global Design Principal
Company / Affiliation
Perkins & Will Canada
Speaker Bio
Peter Busby has been an Architect based in Vancouver for 40 years. He has built approximately 150 buildings across Canada including 3 at SFU and 4 at UBC, and many other residential and mixed-use commercial projects across Vancouver. He is best known for his development of sustainable design in Canada, founding the Canada Green Building Council in 2002 that brought LEED to Canada. He has won many design awards, including 6 Governor Generals Awards, 11 Lieutenant Governor Awards, and the RAIC Gold medal. He was awarded the Order of Canada in 2015 for creating and pushing the green building movement in Canada. He also has many built buildings outside Canada, including South Korea, Italy, the USA, Saudi Arabia, and Hong Kong. Peter is still active in the industry, currently designing projects in Ottawa, Toronto, Vancouver, Seattle, and Texas.
Peter Busby