Free Webinar: Resiliency L+L: From Homes to Infrastructure, Building Community Resilience, March 8, 12-1:30 pm

  • 8 March 2023
  • Start time : 12:00 PM
  • End time : 01:30 PM
  • Event Host : USGBC, NYC Post of the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME)
Resiliency L+L: From Homes to Infrastructure, Building Community Resilience
Event Description

USGBC's Middle Atlantic and New England region has collaborated with the NYC Post of the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) is back for the third year in a row to bring you a series of lunchtime webinars focused on resiliency.

The Resiliency Series kicks off in 2023 with four Lunch & Learns between February and May. Topics addressed will include indoor air quality, blue-green infrastructure, resilience and equity, and LEED/green buildings and communities. Each 90-minute session will feature a panel of expert speakers across diverse disciplines. 

The discussion between expert panelists as they explore community resilience. By addressing topics including building codes, rating systems such as LEED for Communities, and sustainable holistic planning systems, they will help to illuminate how we build the resilient communities of tomorrow, today.


- This session has been submitted for 1.5 GBCI CEUs

- This session has been submitted for 1.5 AIA LUs

- This session will provide Professional Engineer CEUs/PDHs upon completion of a post-event survey.

- Attendees are welcome to self-report these sessions to their accrediting body for continuing education.

- Please note, CEUs are only offered for live webinar attendance. Each person wishing to earn CE hours must register individually.

  • Host Company/Organization Name
    • USGBC, NYC Post of the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME)
  • Speakers / Presenters
    • Moderator:

      Erik C. Backus, P.E., LEED AP BD+C, ENV SP, FMP, professor of practice/director of construction engineering management at Clarkson University and lieutenant colonel (U.S. Army, retired)

      Vatsal Bhatt, PhD, Vice President, LEED for Communities, U.S. Green Building Council

      Kimberly Vermeer, President, Urban Habitat Initiatives Inc.
  • Cost
    • FREE Event
  • Event type
    • Online/Webinar

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