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Emerging Professionals Showcase: Green Building and Sustainable Site Design

Starts On - December 14, 2016 - 5:30pm
Ends On - December 13, 2016 - 7:00pm
1899 University Avenue
Honolulu , HI 96822

USGBC Hawaii, the UH Office of Sustainability and the UH Manoa School of Architecture are collaborating to bring together a diverse group of experienced architecture and engineering professionals practicing green building and sustainable site design.

Open to students, faculty and professionals, the goal of this speaker session is to share the practical knowledge that can be directly applied to current and proposed projects. The five speakers will be presenting on local leadership, energy codes, material innovation, science meets engineering, and designing high performance buildings.

  • The State of Green Building in Hawaii — Joanna Griffith, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Whitespace Architects; President, USGBC Hawaii
  • Winds of Change: Energy Code Update on the Horizon — Andy Crossland PE, LEED AP BD+C; Owner, Crossland Engineering; Emerging Professionals Co-Chair, USGBC Hawaii; Board Member, ASHRAE Hawaii
  • Albizia: From Invasive Tree to Sustainable Housing — Joey Valenti, D Arch, Assoc. AIA; HiDesign Community Studio, School of Architecture, University of Hawaii at Manoa
  • Engineering Restorative Landscapes with LID — Amanda Cording, Ph. D Pacific Director, EcoSolutions; Affiliate Faculty, Water Resources Research Center, UH Manoa; Treasurer, USGBC Hawaii
  • Sustainable Design: Ideals, Realities, and Closing the Gap — Deirdre Zoder, KYA Design Group