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CaGBC announces lineup for 2020 Innovation Series


February 13, 2020
By CaGBC

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Building on the success of last year’s pilot, CaGBC is pleased to introduce a new lineup of Innovation Series events to explore the latest solutions and strategies for addressing specific technical and market challenges in the construction of high-performance sustainable buildings.

In 2020, the Innovation Series will include three Forums on the following topics:

  • Understanding Embodied Carbon (featuring an overview of CaGBC’s Zero Carbon Building Standard v2);
  • Leveraging Smart Building Technology; and
  • Navigating Alternative Energy Solutions.

The first Forum in Toronto will be focused on Understanding Embodied Carbon and will feature the launch of Version 2 of CaGBC’s Zero Carbon Building Standard.
What is the Innovation Series?
The Innovation Series encourages education and dialogue around leading-edge solutions to the green building industry’s biggest challenges in creating high-performing and resilient buildings, communities, and cities of the future.

These interactive sessions provide attendees with insight into innovative technologies, highlight case studies on successful projects, and discuss the optimal design strategies for achieving sustainability goals.

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Each 3.5-hour event includes educational presentations, an interactive moderated panel and networking opportunities.

Who is the audience for the Innovation Series?
Designed to accommodate approximately 50 to 75 attendees per event, the Innovation Series is aimed at green building leaders who are interested in taking advantage of the many opportunities created by the emerging low-carbon economy.

Audience members include building owners and managers, professional firms, energy consultants, designers and more.

For more information
www.cagbc.org/innovation