19th Annual Hawaii Build + Buy Green Conference

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Kauai Beach Resort

4331 Kauai Beach Drive

Lihue, HI 96766

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Join us for the 19th Annual Build + Buy Green Conference on Kauai! Hosted by USGBC Hawaii and it’s partners, Hawaii State Energy Office, and DBEDT, this two-day conference is a can’t miss event. Held in a different county each year, Build + Buy Green features networking, inspirational keynote session, and tours led by industry leaders.

Registration includes breakfast, lunch, pau hana, dinner, transportation between the primary hotel location and session/tour sites. Airfare and accommodations are not included.

Build and Buy Green 2019 is applying for GBCI CEUs and AIA LUs.


Highlights (Click here for full program)

Invaluable networking opportunity

Keynote session by forward thinking leaders

Access to high performing buildings and sites

Educational sessions highlighting topics pertinent to Hawai'i and host County. Areas of interest include:

Carbon Emissions

Resiliency

Net Zero Emissions

Energy efficiency

Equity and place

Native landscapes


Who Should Attend

Architects, Engineers, Planners, LEED Project Managers, Policy-Makers, General contractors, Sub-contractors, Trades, Building Operators, Administrators, Educators, and Students.


Registration

Pre-registration required. There will be no on-site registration.

Memberships will be verified. If you are not a USGBC Hawaii member (an individual membership, not your company membership) you will be asked to pay the non-member pricing. Purchase a membership here or contact hawaii@usgbc.org to verify your membership.


Frequently Asked Questions

1. Can I register at the door?

As there will be no on-site registration, all attendees must pre-register for this event. Registration closes 9/13.

2. What is the cancellation and refund policy?

Cancellation Policy: I understand that cancellations received on or before August 30, 2019 will be refunded 80% of all fees paid. After August 30, 2019 no refunds will be made for any cancellations or no-shows (this includes conference registration or optional events).

Substitution Policy: Substitutions to this registration may be made without penalty anytime before September 6, 2019 A request must be made in writing to hawaii@usgbc.org and include all details (names of registrants and contact details) for substitution to be processed. No substitutions will be allowed after September 6, 2019.

Photo Permission: I grant and convey unto USGBC/GBCI all right, title and interest in any and all photographic images and video or audio recordings made by USGBC/GBCI of me including, but not limited to, any royalties, proceeds, or other benefits derived from such photographs or recordings, and I hold USGBC/GBCI harmless in such use of my photo or image.

3. What’s included in the price of registration for non-Kauai residents?

Registration includes: Friday 9/20 transportation from Lihue Airport, transportation to tour sites, lunch, speaker sessions, reception and keynote at Kauai Community College, and to post reception to the Kauai Beach Resort or the Airport. On Saturday 9/21 breakfast at the hotel is included if you booked using our group rate. Transportation from the hotel to the airport is provided by the hotel for free. The optional day 2 separate ticket include transportation, site tour, lunch and drop off at the Airport.

4. What’s not included in the price of registration?

Based on your ticket type. For non-Kauai residents, airfare, hotel, additional transportation and additional food are the responsibility of each attendees.

5. What hotel should I stay at?

For the hotel, you should book at the Kauai Beach Resort, its right on the beach and includes wi-fi, free parking, airport shuttle and other amenities. We have a group rate for $188 single, $211 double; per night; extendable 4 days pre and post event. This group rate includes breakfast buffet ($25 value). Not included is taxes and fees, which brings the total to $227 single or $253 double.

Call the hotel direct at 808-246-8582 or 888-805-3843. Use group code "Build+Buy Green Group."

CUT OFF DATE: Reservations must be made prior to September 2, 2019 to obtain the Group rate. Reservations made after the Reservation Cut-off Date will be made on a space available basis at the Hotel’s current guest room rate.

Flights (from Oahu, Maui or Hawaii)

We recommend getting on the following flights:


OAHU

Travel Options Friday

Hawaiian (HA 103) 5:25 - 6:04 am

Hawaiian (HA 123) 6:25 - 7:04 am

Hawaiian (HA 143) 7:21 - 8:01 AM


Hawaiian (HA 584) 11:05 - 11:38 PM (To Honolulu)

Travel Options Saturday

Hawaiian (HA 514) 7:17 - 7:53 pm

Hawaiian (HA 544) 8:00 - 8:35 pm

MAUI

Travel Options Friday

Hawaiian (HA 115) 6:42 - 7:19 am connect to (HA 153) 7:55 - 8:35 am

**We will have a mini-van to pickup Maui folks arriving on this flight. Please let us know if you would like to reserve space.

Travel Options Saturday

Hawaiian (HA 544) 8:00 – 8:35 pm connect to (HA 586) 9:55 - 10:35 pm

HAWAII

KONA

Travel Options Friday

Hawaiian (HA 107) 6:19 - 7:03 am connect to (HA 153) 7:55 - 8:35 am

**We will have a mini-van to pickup Hawaii folks arriving on this flight. Please let us know if you would like to reserve space.

Travel Options Saturday

There are no flights after 6PM on Saturday. The next best thing is to stay an extra night and catch the free airport shuttle from hotel Sunday morning.

HILO

Travel Options Friday

Hawaiian (HA 101) 6:19 - 7:10 am connect to (HA 153) 7:55 - 8:35 am

**We will have a mini-van to pickup Hawaii folks arriving on this flight. Please let us know if you would like to reserve space.

Travel Options Saturday

There are no late flights after 4PM on Saturday. The next best thing is to stay an extra night and catch the free airport shuttle from hotel Sunday morning.

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4331 Kauai Beach Drive

Lihue, HI 96766

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