Accelerating To Zero Summit

Accelerating To Zero Summit

National Event

Accelerating to Zero: Building Solutions for a Low Carbon Economy

DATE: November 7, 2019
DURATION: 6.5 hours
TIME: 8:30 A.M. - 3:00 P.M. GMT Sign-in begins at 8:00 A.M.
LOCATION: Inn At the Forks - Ballroom, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Event highlights

CaGBC's Manitoba Chapter is hosting our Accelerating to Zero Summit on November 7, 2019. The aim of Accelerating to Zero is to educate, inform and inspire leaders in the green building industry and help them leverage new opportunities presented by a low carbon economy. This half-day event will build and expand on what we learned at our Zero Carbon Summit in 2018 and is part of a nationwide series of events designed to bring together architects, engineers, building owners, property developers, utilities, technologists and government to accelerate the uptake of zero carbon buildings across Canada.


8:35 A.M. -9:30 A.M: Accelerating to Zero - Making the Case for Zero Carbon Buildings, with Fin MacDonald, CaGBC
9:30 A.M. -10:45 A.M: Panel Discussion featuring Local Leadership in Zero Carbon Buildings; RRC Innovation Centre, Number Ten Architectural Group, Northlands Dënesuliné First Nation and Winnipeg Airport Authority
10:45 A.M. -11:00 A.M: Break  
11:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M: Innovative Solutions for Zero Carbon Buildings with Lisa Westerhoff and Paul Anseeuw, Integral Group
12:00 P.M. - 12:30 P.M: Lunch Served  
12:30 P.M. - 1:30 P.M: Awards and Keynote Lunch with Duane Nicol: Resetting the Status Quo – Making Greener Decisions
1:30 P.M. - 3:00 P.M: Zero Carbon Idea Jam (Interactive Discussion)








EGPs and students are eligible to receive 30% off registration for this event. If you are a student, please email with proof of student status to receive this special rate.


Presenting Sponsor

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Please arrive at 8:00 A.M. to sign-in to this event.

For questions regarding this event please contact Crystal Bornais at
About the Chapter
Hosted by the CaGBC Manitoba Chapter.

The CaGBC Manitoba Chapter seeks to lead and accelerate the transformation to high-performing healthy green buildings, homes and communities throughout Manitoba.

11/7/2019 8:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Inn At the Forks - Ballroom 75 Forks Market Road Winnipeg, MB R3C 0A2
​Please Note:​ You must have a CaGBC account and be signed in to register for this course.