Why Zero Carbon?: Comparing Zero Carbon to Other Standards
DURATION: 2.5 hours
TIME: 6:00 P.M. - 8:30 P.M. PST Sign in begins at 5:45 P.M. (Walk-ins are welcome)
LOCATION: HCMA Architecture + Design
Are you new to green buildings or looking for an update?
Join the Emerging Green Professionals for an engaging evening of presentations and group discussions around what is zero carbon and why green building standards are focusing on zero carbon goals.
Learn how zero carbon standards fit in with and compare to other green building standards and policies such as LEED, Passive House, WELL and BC Step Code.
Sustainability Coordinator – HCMA Architecture + Design
Zina is committed to integrating sustainable design strategies into architectural design in order to maximize building performance and optimize occupant comfort. Zina joined HCMA Architecture + Design after completing her Masters in Sustainable Environmental Design from the AA School of Architecture.
She brings a unique skill set to projects that combines creativity and logic, and is currently working on a number of pioneering projects aiming to lead the green building industry in North America. Zina has experience implementing a number of diverse green building standards including Passive House, LEED, Zero Carbon Building, and Living Building Challenge. Her understanding of sustainable design as an intrinsic part of architecture allows her to recognize and realize a client’s vision for a truly sustainable design, making her a valuable team member for any project. Zina is also an accredited LEED Green Professional and a Certified Passive House Designer.
Intermediate Sustainability Advisor – Integral Group
Passionate and thoughtful, Jeremy specializes in finding alignment between the project’s goals and the solutions available. He is a strong advocate for resilient, low carbon buildings that marry the ideas of passive design and fundamental sustainability. As an effective communicator and team member, Jeremy possesses the skills to productively facilitate conversations on sustainability.
With a background in ecology and three years in the building industry, Jeremy’s diverse experiences allows him to interpret how a project’s objectives can be achieved within applicable codes and policies.
**This is a British Columbia Chapter event open to the public and providing special *member pricing* to its Chapter members. If you are an employee of a national member company, please sign in to www.cagbc.org
and join the Chapter for free, to become eligible for member pricing. If your company is not a national member, you can join the Chapter as an individual, or encourage your company to become a national member.
Please arrive by 5.45 P.M. to sign-in to this event.
Refreshments will be served.
For questions regarding this event please contact Brad Doff at firstname.lastname@example.org
About the British Columbia Chapter
Hosted by the CaGBC British Columbia Chapter.
The CaGBC BC Chapter seeks to lead and accelerate the transformation to high-performing healthy green buildings, homes and communities throughout British Columbia.