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Upcoming Education and Events
 May-June National Conference: Building Lasting Change (Vancouver)
Building Lasting Change is Canada’s largest green building conference and is known for activating connections, delivering world class learning opportunities and cultivating inspiration and innovation. Date: May 30th to June 1st

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Whole Building Life Cycle Assessment
This one-day workshop fast tracks life cycle assessment (LCA) education for building design professionals, sustainability consultants and students wishing to have a career in the green building industry. LCA is the key analytical technique for reducing the embodied environmental impact of the built environment and it is the basis of a new credit in LEED v4. 

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 Sept Introduction to the WELL Standard Lunch & Learn 
The time has come to bring human health and comfort to the forefront of building practices and reinvent buildings that are not only better for the planet—but also for people.  This session will introduce how to accomplish this using the WELL Building Standard as the framework. 

 Green Building Tours      
 Oct Green Building Breakfast Event (Existing Building Deep Retrofits)

Located in downtown Ottawa, 270 Albert Street is a 14-storey, 164,000 square foot office tower, asset managed by Blackwood Partners Inc. The project is the first LEED v4 certification for an existing building in Canada. Having undergone several major retrofits since the building was constructed in 1975, the multi-tenant building now has an impressive energy use intensity of 20 ekWh/sf and an ENERGY STAR® score of 91. Find out how they did it, what they learned and whether or not it was worth it from key stakeholders involved in the project.

14 & 16
Green Associate Kick Starter Workshop
Prepare to take your LEED® Green Associate exam and earn the internationally recognized LEED v4 Green Associate credential.

CaGBC has developed this condensed 1-day course which will be delivered by highly-qualified Canadian instructors with real-life local and regional experience. This course is intended to provide you with foundational information, which will then be followed up with a post-course study plan.

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 Dec  Chapter Holiday Party      
 Jan 2018  Green Building Showcase 
The annual Green Building Showcase is the Chapter’s largest networking event of the year bringing together more than 150 industry leaders and supporters. Each year, the Chapter hosts its annual Innovation Awards program that distinguishes individuals, projects and companies throughout Eastern Ontario and Gatineau that go beyond the normal scope of sustainable best practices. The event includes a keynote, social and award ceremony.


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