Presinar: Reimagining Building Codes: How to Green All Buildings, July 17, 4:30-6:00pm, Boston, MA

  • 17 July 2019
  • Start time : 04:30 PM
  • End time : 06:00 PM
  • Event Host : USGBC Massachusetts
  • Event Location : Room Hummingbird, Floor 12, 50 Milk Street, Boston, MA, 02110, United States
How to Green All Buildings Presinar Boston MA
Event Description

This session discusses how codes and LEED work in concert together with one another to enable a future where green building benefits are available to everyone in every building.

Course Objectives:

  1. Identify opportunities within current traditional building codes that can be addressed via green building measures
  2. Identify connections between LEED v4.1 and the International Green Construction Code (2018-IgCC) and review examples where LEED v4 credits and code align
  3. Review how LEED and green building codes have been incorporated into public policy, examples include CALGreen/LEED v4 crosswalk, and provide guidance on how to advocate for similar changes in your area
  4. Impact green building codes in your community leveraging LEED v4 credits primed for adoption – examples include EQ credit Low Emitting Materials

  • Host Company/Organization Name
    • USGBC Massachusetts
  • Logistics / Parking
    • Credits: 1 AIA 1 GBCI (LEED Specific BD+C, GA, O+M)
  • Cost
    • Members of USGBC-MA: Free
      Non-members: $15
  • Event type
    • Training

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