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2012 Green Building Festival: New Codes, Better Buildings October 11 & 12 at Evergreen Brick Works in Toronto

Published by Alexandra Tichinoff, October 04, 2012.

Since 2005, the Green Building Festival has been Canada’s most comprehensive annual conference on green building design, operations, technologies, and behaviours. The 2012 Green Building Festival focuses on more than just showcasing good design – it’s about enabling the building industry to measurably improve the performance of the built environment.

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 includes:

· Keynote addresses by recognized sustainable building experts:

            Jason F. McLennan, International Living Future Institute (Living Building Challenge)

            Jennifer Keesmaat, Chief Planner at the City of Toronto (invited)

· Informative plenary sessions:

           Glenn MacMillan, Toronto & Region Conservation Authority

           Chris Piché, Integral Group

· Achieving Building Performance stream sessions:

           Bob Bach, Energy Profiles Ltd.

           Caesar Ruest, Autodesk Canada

· Low-Impact Development training sessions:

           Chris Denich, Aquafor Beech

·  Interactive discussion on Sustainable Behaviour moderated by Chris Jalkotzy, Public Works & Government Services Canada

Capacity is limited so REGISTER TODAY

For inquiries please contact Jennifer Jeffery, 647.746.4844

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