Sustainable Building Week 2019

Green Champion Summit: Making the Financial Case for Net Zero
Oct 14-2019

Green Champion Summit: Making the Financial Case for Net Zero

Green Champion Summit 2019 This year’s Green Champion Summit brings together Design Professionals, Developers, Consultants and Zero Energy Advocates to present on the value (both financial and existential) of Net Zero initiatives by looking at opportunities, incentives and case studies. Presenters will discuss approaches to budgetary hurdles to achieving Net Zero and insights into leveraging […]

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Electrifying Everything Event
Oct 14-2019

Electrifying Everything Event

Electricity as our quickest road to zero carbon. About this Event Join Solar Oregon, Forth, Community Energy Project and others for an evening dedicated to electrifying everything. As part of Sustainable Building Week, we’ll be exploring the idea that electricity is the quickest and most realistic form of CO2 emission free energy. We’ll talk about […]

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Yoga for Green Professionals with Alissa Lesperance
Oct 15-2019

Yoga for Green Professionals with Alissa Lesperance

Come de-stress at this beginner friendly yoga class hosted by Alissa Lesperance and Portland Sustainable Building Week. About this Event How are yoga and sustainability related? What could standing on your head and the fate of the planet possibly have in common? Can practicing yoga help to make the world a better place? It is […]

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Debunking Product Transparency
Oct 15-2019

Debunking Product Transparency

As a manufacturer or building material supplier you should take product transparency seriously. Come learn why. About this Event Hello manufacturer, product representative, distributor or other professional in the building material supply chain. Have you been asked by an architect, designer, specification writer or consultant to provide documentation about the ingredients in your product? Did […]

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Equity in Design with USGBC Oregon
Oct 15-2019

Equity in Design with USGBC Oregon

As part of the Second Annual Sustainable Building Week, USGBC Oregon will host an expert panel on impact projects to support equity and access (Green for All). The panel will be moderated by Kimberly Lewis, Senior Vice President, Market Transformation and Development, North America, U.S. Green Building Council. Panelists Elaine Aye LEED Fellow, Associate/Regional Manager, […]

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Multnomah County Central Courthouse Building Tour
Oct 15-2019

Multnomah County Central Courthouse Building Tour

AEE CRC and Energy Trust of Oregon are pleased to announce an upcoming building tour of the Multnomah County Central Courthouse. About this Event As part of Sustainable Building Week, the Association of Energy Engineers Columbia River Chapter (AEE CRC) and Energy Trust of Oregon are pleased to announce an upcoming building tour of the […]

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How We Build Sustainability: PAE Interactive Open House
Oct 15-2019

How We Build Sustainability: PAE Interactive Open House

Explore resilient and sustainable design with PAE + Luma at our first ever SDW Open House. Drinks, networking, interactive displays! About this Event Please join PAE and Luma for our Sustainable Building Week interactive open house, where our engineering and design experts will explore and uncover the resilient and sustainable design solutions that will bring […]

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Green and Black: Equity in the Clean Energy Future
Oct 15-2019

Green and Black: Equity in the Clean Energy Future

Join us at Portland’s first and only “green building” owned and operated by African-American women–the June Key Delta Community Center— for a community conversation about how the Portland Clean Energy Community Benefits Fund and other resources are being developed to create equitable access to the clean energy future. As part of Portland’s 2nd Annual Sustainable […]

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Best Practices in Material Health: The Owner’s Perspective
Oct 15-2019

Best Practices in Material Health: The Owner’s Perspective

Discussion #4: TUESDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2019 Best Practices in Material Health: The Owner’s Perspective 5:30-6 p.m. refreshments and drinks served 6-7:30 p.m. speaking and then mingling General Admission: $25 1 AIA LU/HSW Credit* *Approval Pending 1 GBCI General Credit** **Self Reporting This discussion is part of the 2nd Annual Portland Sustainable Building Week, October 14-18, […]

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The Oregon Conservation Center Tour
Oct 16-2019

The Oregon Conservation Center Tour

The Oregon Conservation Center and newly remodeled Oregon headquarters of The Nature Conservancy is a shining example of sustainability. The Oregon Conservation Center and newly remodeled Oregon headquarters of The Nature Conservancy is a shining example of sustainability and seamless local partnerships. Through collaboration with Sustainable Northwest Wood, the project partners Lever Architecture and Lease […]

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