Past Event

Green Buildings

Fri, Sep 7 2012 - 11:00am

Green Buildings

Building Innovation
Gary Dillabough,
Managing Partner, Westly Group
Ann Hand, CEO, Project Frog
Kevin Surace, Founder, Serious Energy

Offices and homes waste a lot of energy and leave a lot of money on the table. A new generation of startups aim to change that by bringing innovative technology and finance to the building sector. We'll discuss the opportunities, risks and obstacles to constructing and operating smarter buildings. 
Time: 10:30 a.m. check-in, 11a.m.-12 p.m. program

12-12:30 p.m. break for finger-food lunch

Building Green Cities 
David Gensler
, Executive Director, Gensler
Craig Hartman, Design Partner, SOM
Michael Deane, Chief Sustainability Officer, Turner Construction
Phil Williams, Vice President, Webcor Builders

Commercial real estate is one of the most promising areas for cutting carbon pollution with reasonable payback periods. What are the biggest financial and technological successes and challenges? With LEED certification becoming the industry baseline, where is green building going? The living building challenge is one area pushing the envelope of what’s possible and affordable. But established industries are pushing back against efforts to shake up the status quo. Join in a broad discussion about innovation and market transformation in a carbon-constrained world.
Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m. program

Location: SF Club Office
Cost:  $65 standard, $45 members, $20 students (includes all sessions)
Also know: The speakers and audience will be videotaped for future broadcast on the Climate One TV show on KRCB TV 22 on Comcast and DirecTV.