Martin Nielsen

Martin Nielsen Architect, AIBC, MRAIC, PEng, LEED® AP | Vancouver

A registered architect and mechanical engineer, Martin brings over twenty-five years of experience and leadership to DIALOG’s urban design, mixed-use development, higher education, and transportation projects. He is very passionate about developing sustainable design solutions that are socially, economically, and environmentally responsible.

Martin’s recent project work includes leading the design and construction of UBC’s Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability (CIRS) prior to joining DIALOG; targeting LEED Platinum and Living Building certification, the facility is considered one of the greenest institutional projects in North America. He has taught at the UBC School of Architecture and Faculty of Engineering and is currently serving on the UBC Advisory Urban Design Panel. He is also serving on the Squamish Nation Advisory Design Panel and has served as Chair on the City of Vancouver Urban Design Panel.