DCS GreenWeek 2012 kicks off with a lunch presentation illuminating three of the most brilliant and motivating ideas in sustainability as seen on Ted Talks, a non-profit organization devoted to ideas worth spreading.
Survival Strategies for Existing Buildings | Happy Hour | Panel Discussion
Michele Good, LEED AP O+M | Akridge | Director of Sustainability
Erin Shaffer | Green Building Initiative | VP of Federal Outreach
In this still struggling economy, developers must find ways to reinvent aging existing assets to attract and hold tenants. Speakers will discuss using The GBI's new Guiding Principles Compliance program to attract government tenants and low-cost building management practices to reduce operating costs.
Green Product Expo | Happy Hour | Exhibition
See the latest innovative green products showcased in our exhibition space. Representatives will be on hand to demonstrate products and answer questions.
Getting Greener?! LEED v4 and DC Code Changes | Breakfast Panel
Fulya Kocak, LEED AP BD+C | Clark Construction | Director of Sustainable Solutions
Kathy Lawson, LEED AP BD+C, GGP | Davis, Carter, Scott Ltd | Director of Sustainability
In 2013, both USGBC and The District plan to significantly change their sustainability requirements, raising the bar for nearly all project types. Speakers will explain the impending revisions and how they will affect your projects.