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Walk & Talk at Water Robbs (Piedmont Triad Branch)

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Starts On - February 16, 2017 - 6:30pm
Ends On - February 16, 2017 - 7:30pm
530 Trade Street Northwest
Winston-Salem , NC 27101

Walter Robbs' Downtown Winston-Salem office embraces sustainability from the scale of the city block to the finishes on its floors. Learn about the development of Trader's Row and Winston-Salem's first LEED certified project in this presentation and guided tour, "Scales of Sustainability: A Case Study in Revitalization Through Design."

Speakers: Lauren Frye, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; and Rence Callahan, AIA, LEED AP

Learning objectives

  1. Understand the impact designers and developers can have by embracing density and urban scale.
  2. Learn about the process of pursuing and attaining LEED certification, and explore lessons learned.
  3. Experience the value that can be added to an office setting by following LEED guidelines and sustainable principles.
  4. Compare and contrast examples of "typical construction" with construction guided by a sustainable mindset.

Drinks to follow at Finnegan's Wake.

Parking is available on Trade St. north of 6th or in the Famous Toastery lot, or in the parking deck with access off 6th across from 6th and Vine.