GreenerBuilder San Francisco, July 25, 8:00am-6:30pm, San Francisco, CA

  • 25 July 2019 To 25 June 2019
  • Start time : 08:00 AM
  • End time : 06:30 PM
  • Event Host : USGBC Pacific Region
  • Event Location : San Francisco Marriott Marquis, 780 Mission St, San Francisco, CA, 94103, United States
GreenerBuilder San Francisco Conference and Expo
Event Description

GreenerBuilder is a one-day conference and expo for green building professionals. The annual event unites all of the key players in greening Northern California’s built environment–including architects, engineers and contractors—to discuss industry trends, new research and emerging technologies. GreenerBuilder is where you can get the strategies and tools to help create a more sustainable future in the Pacific Region.

The USGBC Pacific Region represents USGBC communities in California, Washington, Oregon, and Hawaii. A leader in the green building movement, the USGBC Pacific Region encompasses a total of 23,416 registered & certified projects participating in LEED, more than 1.36 billion+ total square feet of space, and more than 35,000 LEED professionals.

Sustainability is the foundation of GreenerBuilder. The GreenerBuilder sustainability program addresses environmental impact through seven objectives:

  1. Move toward a zero-waste event
  2. Increase stakeholder education and engagement
  3. Improve sustainable sourcing
  4. Improve performance tracking
  5. Reduce greenhouse gas emissions
  6. Positively impact communities
  7. Catalyze the advancement of green building initiatives and sustainable operations within the hospitality industry

  • Host Company/Organization Name
    • USGBC Pacific Region
  • Agenda
    • 8:00 – 4:30 p.m. Registration

      9:00 – 10:15 a.m. Opening Plenary

      10:15 – 10:30 a.m. Refreshment Break in Expo Hall

      10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Materials Specifications and the Oft Ignored Time Value of Carbon (Decarbonization Track)

      10:30 – 11:30 a.m. A User’s Guide to the New Material Marketplace (Materials & Waste Track)

      10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Success Distilled: Key Factors for Successful Real Estate Sustainability Programs (Owner's Perspective Track)

      11:30 – 11:45 a.m. Refreshment Break in Expo Hall

      11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Carbon: Making the Invisible Actionable (Decarbonization Track)

      11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Live Learn LEED: Civic Leadership on ZNE in Hayward (Resilience & Adaptation Track)

      11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. The Whole Picture: LEED, WELL, Zero and Beyond at Whole Foods (Owner's Perspective Track)

      12:45 – 2:15 p.m. Networking Lunch

      12:45 – 2:15 p.m. Women in Green Luncheon Sponsored by Hensel Phelps

      2:15 – 3:15 p.m. How Fracked is Your Building (Decarbonization Track)

      2:15 – 3:15 p.m. Deploying Onsite Water Reuse in California and Nationwide (Resilience & Adaptation Track)

      2:15 – 3:15 p.m. Battery Energy Storage – The Evolving Landscape of LEED, Sustainability, Permitting, and Business Models (Owner's Perspective Track)

      3:15 – 3:30 p.m. Refreshment Break in Expo Hall

      3:30 – 4:30 p.m. California's Road to Zero (Decarbonization Track)

      3:30 – 4:30 p.m. General Contractors Breaking Barriers (Materials & Waste Track)

      3:30 – 4:30 p.m. Creating Resilient Design and Operations in an Era of Climate Change (Resilience & Adaptation Track)

      4:30 – 5:00 p.m. Closing Plenary & Leadership Awards Ceremony

      5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Evening Reception
  • Cost
    • $150-$300
  • Event type
    • Conference/Expo

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