BLC will return in 2022

Building Lasting Change, Canada’s premier green building conference is done for another year. Thank you to all our sponsors, speakers, and attendees for making BLC a great success.

BLC pass holders can still access the event platform where presentations and recordings will be posted as they are made available. Also, if you are planning to claim GBCI education credits from BLC, please add your GBCI number to your profile within the BLC event platform.

BLC will return in 2022 bringing together green building leaders and innovators for insightful conversation and actionable strategies designed to help you reach your sustainability goals.

BLC 2021 Speakers

Aaron Cameron
Assistant Vice President at First National Financial

Adam Powadiuk
Assistant Vice President, Commercial Financing at First National Financial

Akua Schatz

Annie Bergeron
Design Director and Principal at Gensler

Barbara Zvan
President and CEO
University Pension Plan

Brendan Haley
Policy Director at Efficiency Canada

Brent Trenga
Director of Education & Sustainability
North America at Kingspan

Chuck Nervick

Dan Winters
Head of Americas at GRESB

Ehab Naim Ibrahim
Research + Development Manager at Gamma North America

Erica Brabon
Director, Energy & Sustainability at Black & McDonald Limited

Fin MacDonald

Giovanna Boniface

Jamie Gray-Donald
Senior Vice-President Sustainability & EHS, Operational Excellence at

Jeff Ranson

Jen Sheel

Jill Zeigler
Director of Sustainability at Brookfield Properties

Kait Tyschenko

Karen Malone
CEO at LitPark

Kathy Wardle

Kelly Alvarez Doran
Visiting Lecturer, Daniels School of Architecture at University of Toronto and Associate Director, White Arkitekter

Leon Hawkins
Energy Solutions Leader at Trane

Levi Higgs

Lisa King
Senior Policy Planner, City Planning, City of Toronto

Malcolm Edwards
Senior Engineer Greening at Centre for Greening Government

Martin Sing
Team Lead, Sustainability & Energy
Centre Block Rehabilitation for CENTRUS - a WSP + HOK joint venture

Megan White
Chief Sustainability Officer at Integral Group

Melissa Jacobs
Senior Director, ESG at First Capital REIT

Michael Brooks

Michele Walkau

Michel Méthot
General Manager at SOFIAC

Mona Lemoine
Senior Sustainable Design Specialist & Material Performance Lab Director at Perkins&Will

Patricia Lightburn
Senior consultant at Dunsky

Paul Armstrong
Chief Operating Officer, Mohawk College & Co-Chair, Canadian Colleges for a Resilient Recovery (C2R2) Steering Group

Peter Moonen
National Sustainability Manager at Canadian Wood Council

Phil Keuhn
Principal at RMI

Ralph Torrie
Director of Research at Corporate Knights

Reed Kelterborn
National Education Manager at Canadian Wood Council

Ryan Zizzo
Founder, Mantle Developments

Sarain Fox

Scott Huffmaster

Sheila Watt-Cloutier
Nobel Peace Prize Nominee
Officer of the Order of Canada
Author and Environmental Advocate

Steph Larocque
Chief Operating Officer at Autocase

Steven Pacifico
VP, Sustainability, Innovation and National Programs at Epic Investment Services

Steve Kemp
Principal, Senior Energy and Sustainability Specialist at RDH Building Science

Terry Olynyk
President and Managing Director, Canada at Multiplex

Trish Clarry
Senior Vice President, Client Advisory Services

Zeina Elali
Senior Sustainability Advisor, Associate, LEED AP, FITWEL Ambassador at Perkins+Will