Visit the Alberta Chapter
at the Government of Alberta booth on the expo floor - Booth 5551S
Greenbuild features the world's largest
expo hall devoted to green building. Visit the Government of Alberta
booth in the South Building at booth 5551S.
view and interactive floor map click here.
The Expo Hall will be open October 4-6, 2011 and we hope to see you
LEED with CaGBC’s Certification Staff
Everything you ever wanted to
know about LEED but were afraid to ask
Coming to Greenbuild 2011? Do you have
questions about a LEED Canada project review, or about the certification
process in general?
Stop by Greenbuild’s LEED Certification
Work Zone for a chance to meet CaGBC’s LEED staff. The Green Building
Certification Institute (GBCI) is hosting a certification work zone for
Greenbuild attendees and CaGBC staff will be on hand to meet with LEED
Canada project applicants and address questions about Canadian
requirements and certification reviews.
Wednesday, Oct. 5 and Thursday, Oct. 6 8
a.m. to 6 p.m. Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Room 703, South Building
CaGBC Canada House Pavilion
Steam Whistle Brewery, Toronto, ON
In conjunction with North America’s
largest green building event (USGBC’s Greenbuild), come join CaGBC at
Canada House, October 4th-6th!
Conveniently located at the Steam
Whistle Brewery Roundhouse (adjacent to the Metro Toronto Convention
Experience Canadian hospitality as you explore the technologies, products,
services and know-how driving our green building industry. Admission
to Canada House is free of charge for most activities to Greenbuild
Wednesday, October 6 & Thursday,
October 7 meet the experts at Canada House including:
- Joe Van Belleghem,
Westeinde, Vice-President, Ledcor Renew
&Founder, Windmill Development Group, Ltd.
- Thomas Mueller,
President & CEO, CaGBC
- Paul Golini,
Executive Vice President & Co-founder,
- Peter Halsall,
Chairman, Halsall Associates
- And many more...for
a full schedule of experts at Canada House click here
your organization a corporate member
of the CaGBC?
Sign up today at Canada House and enter to win an iPad. Being a CaGBC
member equips you with an active voice in the Canadian green building
community. As a member you can be part of the decision making for the
industry by joining committees and advisory boards, voting on LEED
balloting and board elections, as well as receiving discounts on
LEED Accreditation and education programs. For more info on
corporate membership click
of Canada Lunch
Thursday, October 6
Don't miss out on the Taste of Canada
Lunch, October 6th.
Limited space available - get
your tickets today!
Solar Energy: Best
Practices for Residential Buildings
November 8 - Calgary
November 10 - Edmonton
Discover how you can take advantage of
solar energy in this one-day workshop! This course is a great opportunity
to increase your knowledge of solar energy and understand how it can be
used in a residential setting. The workshop covers design, technical, and
installation issues and gives you best practices for designing and
installing residential solar water heating and photovoltaic systems.
Target Audience: Anyone
interested in solar energy for residential applications. This could
include homeowners, architects, builders, developers, engineers,
technicians/technologists, and real estate professionals.
- Identify the opportunities for solar
energy in residential buildings
- Understand the design, technical and
installation requirements for residential solar thermal and
- Calculate the Return On Investment
(ROI) for residential photovoltaic installation
- Describe the Micro FIT (Feed In
Tariff) program and application process
- Identify other aspects of
photovoltaics for future exploration
This workshop, like all CaGBC education
programs, meets eligibility requirements for the Green Associate exam.
Bird available up to two weeks prior to event
GBCI: Level 200, GBCI CE hours to be
is the biweekly e-blast of the Alberta Chapter,
Canada Green Building Council.
you have a short submission you would like included or websites you would
like to share? E-mail Tanya
Doran, Executive Director.