Innovation Series

CaGBC’s Innovation Series explores the latest solutions and strategies for the specific technical and market challenges inherent in designing, constructing and managing high-performance sustainable buildings.

The Innovation Series encourages dialogue around leading-edge solutions for the green building industry, helping it tackle the challenge of creating high-performing and resilient buildings, communities, and cities.

Throughout 2021, the CaGBC will host nine online sessions that invite meaningful dialogue around leading-edge solutions and strategies to address pressing issues in the green building sector. Each two-hour session includes educational presentations and moderated panels presented by Canada’s leading subject matter experts. Interactive discussions, innovative case studies and breakout rooms are some of the elements included in each engaging session.

Optimizing Building Design, Construction
and Operations for Health & Well-being

Elevating the built environment to improve the health and well-being of occupants is a key driver in tenant satisfaction, productivity and building performance. Discover how technology, design and management of green buildings blend together to support the mental health and physical well-being of occupants while addressing re-entry, efficiency and operational strategies.


June 16: Addressing IAQ Issues for Safe Re-Occupancy

PCL Construction

Advancing Resiliency & Efficiency

As we face an increase in dramatic weather events, pandemics and higher demand for electricity, our buildings must become more resilient to the effects of climate change. Explore practices and strategies around energy security, resilient design and materials, and seize on opportunities that optimize carbon reductions, energy efficiency, and corporate transparency.


Sessions to be announced


Interested in sponsoring or speaking at an Innovation Series forum?