Emerging Green Builder

Get Involved

Become a member

In addition to the numerous benefits associated with membership such as discounts on education and events, access to information and Canada's largest network of green building professionals, your membership plays a valuable role in the Council's advocacy work and development and deployment of green building education.

Joining the Ottawa Region Chapter is easy!

  1. If you are a current Chapter member and an employee of a CaGBC national member company your membership will automatically renew at the end of your term for FREE.
  2. If you are an employee of a CaGBC national member company, please make sure your CaGBC profile is linked to your employer to activate your free membership.
  3. If you are not an employee of a national member company you can join for $100 per year. Emerging Green Builders can join for just $35. Join now.

Sponsor & Partner

Show your commitment to sustainable and healthy communities through support of the Ottawa Region Chapter. These partnerships enable us to serve Eastern Ontario’s building community through events, programming and research dedicated to expanding local capacity for green building.

Interested in becoming a Chapter or event sponsor of the Ottawa Chapter? Contact Kim Bouffard kbouffard@cagbc.org

 

Become an Emerging Green Professional

Emerging Green Professionals are the future of the green building industry. The Ottawa Region Chapter has the fastest growing EGP group in Canada. Our EGPs organize educational and networking events that help to connect students and recent grads to C

aGBC’s vast network of industry professionals.

You are eligible to become an EGP member of the CaGBC Ottawa Chapter if:

  • A full time student, or
  • 30 years of age or younger, or
  • New to the industry, and
  • Committed to building your career in the Green Building industry.





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Volunteer Leadership Opportunities

Across Eastern Ontario, chapter members in senior volunteer positions are using their skills and experience to further sustainable and healthy communities through green building. The chapter is always looking for volunteers to help with events, research and community outreach. If you would like to be part of the largest and only network dedicated to green building in Canada the local chapter is a great place to start.





Here are a few opportunities in 2017

GREEN Jobs 101 (5 positions)
This is an event that we organize every year in March. We are looking for volunteers to help recruit guest speakers, to be guest speakers and help out on the day of the event. 


ANNUAL GREEN BUILDING SHOWCASE

Nomination & Selection Committee (7 positions)
The role of this committee will be to help solicit and review applications for the chapter awards and select the winners. Anticipated time commitment is 2 hours per week from Oct-Nov

Organizing Committee (10 positions)
The role of this committee will be to organize all the logistics of this event from itinerary and awards to location and sponsorship. Anticipated time commitment is 5 hours per month for 12 month.

Communications & Research Coordinator (1 position)
Supporting the chapter through the collection of stories for monthly membership spotlights, conduct community research and support grant writing. Anticipated time commitment is 5 hours per month for 12 months.

Event manager (1 position)
Support logistics and coordination of events throughout the year particularly the Green Building Showcase event in January 2018. Anticipated time commitment is 5 hours per month for 12 months.

Outreach Coordinator (1 position)
Support the Emerging Green Professional Program and Campus Groups and school outreach through presentations at local elementary and secondary schools regarding the greenest school competition. Anticipated time commitment is 5 hours per month for 12 months.

 

To learn more about these opportunities please contact Kim Bouffard kbouffard@cagbc.org subject line: OTT Volunteer