Understanding the Living Building Challenge Workshop - WORKSHOP FULL
Wednesday, May 2, 2012 from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM (PDT)
Sponsored by Interface Engineering
(5/1/12 - This workshop is sold out.)
Understanding the Living Building Challenge provides ato the Living Building Challenge. Attendees are the green building leaders in their community: design professionals, contractors, developers, owners, government officials and employees of public agencies. In short, anyone and everyone who can impact the development of the built environment.
|9:00-10:00||The Philosophy of the Living Building Challenge / Petal rationale + strategies: Site|
|10:15-11:45||Petal rationale + strategies: Water, Energy, Health / Small Group Discussion|
|11:45-12:30||Lunch + Case Studies|
|12:30-2:00||Petal rationale + strategies: Materials, Equity, Beauty / Small Group Discussion|
|2:00-3:30||Breaking down Barriers / Community + Tools / Full Group Discussion /|
- Identify the key components of the Living Building Challenge
- Discuss the rationale for restorative design principles
- Understand successful strategies for compliance with each performance area
- Recognize financial, regulatory and behavioral barriers and incentives related to high performance design
- Describe the Living Building Challenge Community resources and certification process
- Approved for
- Approved for 6 AIA Learning Units credits
- Continental breakfast and lunch included
|Ticket Type||Early Registration||Regular Registration|
|Living Building Community Members||$195||$215|
Living Future Delegates
|Non-Member General Registration||$295||$345|
*Registration Fee includes workshop materials, morning coffee and lunch.
**Choose Partner Member Registration at checkout. Your membership in your local Chapter or professional association is confirmed with that organization prior to the event. If your membership has lapsed, you will be responsible for the difference in price on the day of the event.
Please Note: Registration for the Living Future unConference does NOT include registration for this workshop. This is a shoulder event that takes place prior to the start of Living Future.
Eden Brukman, Vice President, RA, International Living Future Institute
A licensed architect and co-author of Living Building Challenge 2.0., Eden has focused her professional career on incorporating socially and environmentally responsible strategies into design and construction. Since 1996, her work has included research and implementation of sustainable policies, particularly related to building certification and the specification of appropriate building materials. Eden received a bachelor’s degree in architecture from the University of California, Berkeley, and a Master’s degree in Illustration from the Edinburgh College of Art in Scotland.