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    Seminar: Making Smarter Sustainable Product Selections (2 IDCEC hours + HSW, 2 GBCI, 2 AIA)

    Level - Basic

    While sustainable design is now a familiar concept to interior designers and to the public, clients are often reluctant to use 'green' building products and materials. It is critical that interior designers understand the potential environmental impact of these materials, and are able to advise their clients on making smarter product selection decisions.

    Attend this two-hour seminar to learn more about the impact of the newest LEED rating program Version 4, on the BD&C and ID&C rating system through the analysis of credits and rating guides, as well as third-party certifications and real-life examples.

    The second hour of the session will explore products in the sustainable toolkit including IAQ (Indoor Air Quality) and EPDs (Environmental Product Declaration) as well as other types of certifications.

    Speaker: Lisa MacVicar, Architecture+Design Manager, Knoll North America, Canadian Division

    Lisa is an Interior Design graduate from The International Academy of Design and Technology in Toronto. She is enjoying her 29th year in the design and office furniture industry where she has gained valued experience serving in a variety of roles. Her expertise includes interior design, sales & marketing, project & facilities management and training. She has worked for Royal Trust (now RBC), 3form, Inscape, Allsteel and three furniture dealers. In her current role with Knoll, she partners with Architects and Designers across Canada to creatively address their customer's workplace challenges.



    LocationBlackburn Young, Office Solutions, 100 - 111 Melville Street, Vancouver, BC V6E 3V6 (Map)
    Date & Time

    Tuesday, February 3, 2015

    4 - 6:30 p.m. (PST)

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    Time in 1423008000
    FeesRegistered/Professional Members: $60.00
    Intern/Provisional Members: $40.00
    Non-Members: $80.00
    RegisterRegistration is now closed.
    ContactGustavo Espinola
    CEU2 IDCEC hours + HSW, 2 GBCI, 2 AIA
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