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  • Jul 27, 2017
  • Clay Art Center, Port Chester NY, 10573

Credits: 1 AIA/HSW

Event Description:

As the demand for innovation and sustainability in the building sector is growing, a more prevalent emphasis is now placed on a holistic approach to superior building design; the Living Building Challenge – a green building certification standard – offers builders and designers a path toward achieving this level of holistic design. This presentation will cover the basics of the Living Building Challenge standard, discuss how it is unique to other building certifications, and will dive into how a project in Connecticut is going through this unique certification process.

Agenda:

4 PM: presentation by Barbara Kessler- Trade Representative at SubZero Group

5 PM: Facility tour and refreshments

6 PM: presentation by Dylan Martello- Building Systems Analyst at Steven Winter Associates, Inc.

Learning Objectives:

1. Gain an overview of the Living Building Challenge standard

2. Learn how LBC certification is unique to all other green building standards

3. Understand the different paths available to achieve LBC certification

4. See  how a project in Connecticut is working through the LBC certification process

 

Host: Murphy Brothers Contracting

Registration: Contact – michael@murphybrothers.com to register