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Lunch & Learn Seminar Series: Applying the WELL Building Standard (Triangle Branch)

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Starts On - May 16, 2017 - 11:30am
Ends On - May 16, 2017 - 1:00pm
710 Corporate Center Drive
Raleigh , NC 27607

Looking for more information about the WELL Building Standard?

Grab your ticket today for this "Lunch-N-Learn" seminar set for Tuesday, May 16 at the Hyatt Place Raleigh West in Raleigh.

Speaker Maria Papiez, an architect and sustainability lead at EwingCole will discuss the WELL Building Standard's history, development, ideology, structure and goals.

This introduction will be followed by the presentation of two case studies of in-process projects — a Lenovo Building 6 from the office of EwingCole, and a Wake County Public School elementary prototype from the office of Moseley Architects. The WCPSS case study will be presented by students in Dr. Traci Rider's Toward Sustainability class at NC State University, where interdisciplinary student teams partnered with design firms for these conceptual explorations.

LEED v4 is the latest version of the LEED rating systems, offering a more streamlined, specialized and better user experience. More than 1,000 projects in over 60 countries are currently using LEED v4 to achieve their sustainability and performance goals.

At this bi-monthly Lunch-N-Learn event hosted by the USGBC North Carolina Triangle Branch, connect with colleagues, meet branch leaders, and learn more about upcoming events. Approval for GBCI and AIA continuing education hours is pending.

Learning objectives

  • Learn how to utilize the WELL Building Standard as a resource and design tool
  • Recognize the seven WELL Concepts
  • Identify strategies to address human health through design
  • Understand how strategies can be incorporated into design to address WELL Concepts

Tickets — Tickets (includes buffet lunch) are $30 for USGBC North Carolina members and $35 for nonmembers. For walk-ins, the ticket is $40, and for students, tickets are $15.

Audience — Design professionals, contractors, developers, owners, facilities managers, sustainability consultants, government officials and employees of public agencies who are interested in furthering health through design of the built environment, specifically in commercial and institutional building types