Dean, School of Architecture and Planning, Prof. IndraniBasu, with faculty member Ms. Pankaj Dhayal & Mr. Vinod Patil attended the workshopon GREEN MATERIALS FOR SUSTAINABLE BUILDING SOLUTIONS on 10th Jul 2017, conducted by Italian Trade Agency (ITA) in association with Indian Institute of Architects. Workshop was intended to discuss importance of the green building material & sustainable building solutions and also to have partnership/ collaboration with industry experts to move towards sustainable future.Many eminent speakers from field of engineering, sustainable material suppliers & manufacturers from Italy presented and demonstrated their products. Emphasis by these speakers was, on new sustainable materials & technologies, and innovation towards zero energy.Ms. Irene Giglio, from Mario Cucinella Architects (MCA) a Well-known Architectural firm of Italy, working in the field of sustainable architecture, presented few of their popular projects, explaining approach on sustainable materials & technologies. Workshop concluded with closing remarks by Mr. Mauro Mariani.