Webinar: LEED for Cities + Communities: A Catalyst for Change, July 1, 1PM

  • 1 July 2022
  • Start time : 01:00 PM
  • End time : 02:00 PM
  • Event Host : USGBC
USGBC Communities: First Friday Webinar
Event Description

In this session, panelists will address how local leaders are scaling up the impact of individual green buildings and spaces to the city and community level. They will share examples of certified projects leading the way on carbon neutrality and the just transition to a greener, cleaner economy. USGBC will highlight places that are tackling urban heat and public health with trees. They will share how projects are using results to prioritize investment and transform their cities and communities.


  • Increase knowledge about LEED for Cities and Communities’ alignment with the UN SDGs and other global goals and science-based targets;
  • Understand why cities and communities engage in certification and what they do with results;
  • Explore LEED for Cities and Communities’ content areas and what leadership looks like at the city and community scale;
  • Hear how cities and communities are using LEED to advance resilience, sustainability and social equity goals using the certification program and process


This webinar is part of the First Friday Series.  Additional series events include:

8/5/2022 Celebrating global leadership: The people and projects advancing health and wellness, sustainability, resilience and equity through green building

9/2/2022 Sustainable Transportation

10/7/2022 Future Shock: The Changing Role of Green Building in ESG and Finance

11/4/2022 Implementing LEED v4.1: A Practitioner's Perspective (Greenbuild 2021)

12/2/2022 Accelerating Building Decarbonization with LEED

  • Host Company/Organization Name
    • USGBC
  • Cost
    • $5-129
  • Event type
    • Online/Webinar

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