Sunday, December 14, 2014

Event - Toronto Green Homes Summit

The Toronto Green Homes Summit will take place on January 28, 2015 and Edmonton on January 29, 2015. Delivered as a combined effort from CaGBC National and local Chapters, the first Summit was successfully held in Halifax on October 3, and two more will be taking place in Edmonton on January 29 and Toronto on January 28, 2015. These events are customized for each region by local program committees and led by local expert builders and developers.

Toronto Green Homes Summit

The Toronto Summit will focus on residential construction, covering both single-family homes (including townhouses and various attached styles) and multifamily projects up to the midrise level (up to 12 storeys).

The agenda includes a morning keynote presentation, panel discussion and forum, with plenary sessions, and a networking/trade show in the afternoon.

Sessions and speakers include:

Chris Higgins, Green Building Planner & Policy Analyst, City of Vancouver
Home Builders: Role in Transforming Cities and Economy
Gaby Kalapos, Clean Air Partnership
Municipalities: Harmonizing Standards and Driving Change
John Bell, Sustainable Housing Foundation
Whole House Labelling
Amy Burke, City of Clarington, and Paul Dowsett, Sustainable T.O.
Building & Selling Sustainable Homes – What Worked, What Didn't Work?

The trade show exhibitors will include:

Building Products Canada Corp
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation
DOW Building Solutions
Inline Fiberglass

Click here for the agenda and to register.

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