Alphabet Soup - LCA, EPD, PCR
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM (PST)
San Jose, CA
Making sense of product transparency for LEEDv4
An Introductory Primer on Life Cycle Assessments, Environmental Product Declarations and Product Category Rules
Silicon Valley Monthly Meeting: join us for a look into Life Cycle Assessment and Environmental Product Declarations – The Next Level of Transparency [Approved 1 GBCI CEU / 1 AIA LU / 1 iiDA Credit]
New Year’s Resolution - Be Better Prepared for LEED v4! Be Better Prepared for CALGreen Section 5.409 and A5.409! Be Better Prepared for Networking in 2013!
LEEDv4 has three new credit areas dealing with product transparency and life cycle assessment. It’s confusing, and a market changer. This seminar will help you be better prepared.
We will cover the concept, application of Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) as a tool to reduce the impact of buildings on the environment by better product selection; We will learn to interpret, use and apply environmental labels, including Environmental Product Declaration's (EPD) and discover what is a PCR? See you there!
Who Should Attend?
LEED AP BD+C, CI and EB, architects, specifiers, Facility Managers, material suppliers, sustainability officers, design professionals, and anyone else who works with buildings.
5:30 pm - Registration / Networking
6:15 pm - Announcements and Updates
Green Schools / USGBC
Advocacy / Branch Elections
6:30 pm - ALPHABET Soup—Liesl H. Morell
About the Speaker
Liesl H. Morell, CSI, CCPR, LEED AP, Architectural and Contract Sales Manager, Armstrong World Industries
Liesl has worked and collaborated with design firms on notable projects in the Bay Area and around the world on sustainable product specifications, including Gap Headquarters, 560 Mission Street, SFIA T2, Kaiser Hospitals, UCSF Mission Bay, UC Merced, US Embassies in Berlin and Beijing, and the Cleveland Clinic in Abu Dhabi. She is the Armstrong Architectural Manager for the SFBA. Liesl has an MBA and a BA Interior Design. She is the Armstrong Architectural Sales Manager for the San Francisco Bay Area.
Become a USGBC - Northern California Chapter Member today and gain instant savings on our workshops and events with one low annual fee.
Tickets will be available at the door: $40 for non-members, $25 for USGBC-NCC Members, $20 for Students Chapter Members
Refund and Cancellation Policy
Please note the following policies:
- All sales are final, and we do not offer any refunds.
- Should USGBC-NCC have to postpone or reschedule the workshop or event, you will receive a 100% refund.
- Registration cannot be transferred to another workshop or event.