Green Building for Executives:
What You Need to Know
USGBC NJ ‐ The Official Provider Licensed by USGBC
Co-hosted by JCEDC, JCRA and HCCC
DATE: Friday, January 23, 2015
TIME: 10:00 AM- 12:00 Noon
(Sign-in starts at 9:30 AM)
TWO OPTIONS: IN PERSON OR VIA WEBINAR
DTCC at 570 Washington Blvd (First Floor Conference Center), Jersey City, NJ
Register to participate remotely from your location via WebEx
OPEN TO QUALIFYING GRANTEES:
Employees of NJ businesses may qualify to take this course fully-funded. Interested companies should contact Florence Block, USGBC NJ Executive Director at (973) 290-0013 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jason Kliwinski AIA, LEED AP BD&C, O&M, LEED Fellow, Director of Sustainability, Parette Somjen Architects & CEO/Founder Green Building Center
About this session
This course is designed for business leaders seeking to learn more about green building and what it’s all about, how it can benefit their company, and ways to think about integrating. Topics covered will include the triple bottom line of sustainability, current market trends in green building, the process of greening your existing portfolio, and challenges and opportunities moving forward. This is intended to be more of a beginner course and does not assume any prior in depth knowledge of LEED or green building, nor is any required to take this class. Even if you have some understanding of green building or are actively involved in the field, you will find new and useful information in this course related to market trends, process, and opportunities.
• Recognize areas of opportunity to integrate sustainability
• Define the triple bottom line and its importance
• Explain key sustainability concepts
• Identify green building best practices & processes
• Integrate stakeholders to ensure success
Credential Maintenance Units:
GBCI CE Hours 2 (self-reported)
Qualifying grantees: No Charge.