2012 Green Building Festival: New Codes, Better Buildings

Posted September 13, 2012

Don’t miss this outstanding opportunity to learn from industry experts about the new Ontario Building Code and the move from prescriptive to performance-based standards. You’ll leave with practical tools to help you understand, meet, and exceed the new SB-10 energy efficiency requirements.

The Festival Program inlcudes:

  • Keynote addresses by recognized sustainable building experts

    • Jason F. McLennan, International Living Future Institute (Living Building Challenge)
    • Edward Mazria, Architecture 2030 (The Next Built Environment, Today)
  • Special Guest Speakers Jennifer Keesmaat, Chief Planner at the City of Toronto, and Mario Cucinella, renowned Italian architect
  • Informative plenary sessions

    • Glenn MacMillan, TRCA
    • Lyle Scott, Footprint
    • Rick Huijbregts, Cisco Canada
  • Achieving Building Performance stream sessions

    • Bob Bach, Energy Profiles Ltd.
    • Chris Piché, Integral Group
    • Paul Dowsett, SustainableTO
  • Low-Impact Development training sessions

    • Chris Denich, Aquafor Beech
  • Interactive discussion on Sustainable Behaviour

    • Chris Jalkotzy, Planning By People
    • Michael Parker, TD Bank Group
    • Luigi Ferrara, George Brown College

The festival runs from October 11th – 12th, 2012 at the Evergreen Brick Works in Toronto.

Build your network at this two-day event and during the Lifetime Achievement Awards Reception on Thursday, October 11th, 5:00 – 7:00 pm. Meet and connect with leading-edge opinion leaders and decision-makers from across the country and around the world.

BEFORE September 17th:
Register before September 17th and take advantage of early-bird pricing.

AFTER September 17th:
Capacity is limited so register now.

For inquiries please contact Jennifer Jeffery, GBF@sbcanada.org, 647.746.4844.