Announcing Building Lasting Change program – register before April 8 to get early bird discount!

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Take advantage of the Early Bird discount and group discounts and join Canada’s green building leaders in Toronto.

June 5-6, 2024
Marriott CF Eaton Centre – Toronto

Register now to secure early bird pricing, only available until April 8.

Building Lasting Change (BLC) is where business and technical expertise converge to explore the latest sustainable development within the green building sector. We are pleased to release new session details and confirmed speakers in our conference program.

This year, choose from two dynamic learning tracks covering business and technical perspectives, or mix and match sessions to create your custom learning experience.

Dig into the latest decarbonization techniques with our Technical Pathways Track. Sessions offer attendees a detailed look at successful approaches, considerations and real-world results to drive down emissions for deep carbon retrofits and zero carbon design.

  • Discover the benefits of combined embodied and operational analysis for whole-building life cycle carbon in MURBs,
  • Explore new technologies that offer scalable solutions and real results for retrofits,
  • Leverage lessons learned that support the value of portfolio-scale planning,
  • Gain insights into current zero carbon energy sources benefitting architectural and community projects.

Looking for the business angle of things? The Business of Green Building Track will highlight the business advantages of zero carbon buildings and their contribution to broader climate goals.

  • Learn best practices for on raising responsible capital,
  • Advance your decarbonization strategy using combined technical and financial analysis to leverage green financing mechanisms,
  • Understand the importance of pricing carbon risks and opportunities into asset valuations.

Full session descriptions and confirmed speakers can be found on our conference program.

On Day 1, during the opening plenary and luncheon, CAGBC President and CEO Thomas Mueller and special guests will share their insights into CAGBC’s most recent initiatives and why they matter to the critical trends shaping the green building sector. Following lunch, attendees can participate in forums exploring issues from decarbonization and transition planning, to sustainable and affordable development, LEED v5 development, and the launch of the newest version of the Zero Carbon Building – Design Standard.

Day 2 Plenary sessions will explore the convergence of global and regional trends and where Canada’s building sector needs to focus. Guy Grainger, Global Head of Sustainability Services & ESG at JLL, will join a panel of experts to discuss what this means for Canada’s green building sector.

Register now to secure early bird pricing, only available until April 8.

More to experience @BLC

From green building tours to the Gala Dinner and Celebration, business networking and social events, BLC has it all.

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Get involved

CAGBC’s annual Building Lasting Change conference attracts professionals from across Canada’s building, real estate, and finance sectors. Sponsors of Building Lasting Change get several unique opportunities:

  • Connections to high-profile industry leaders and policy makers;
  • High visibility sponsorship packages;
  • Speaking and engagement opportunities;
  • Organized and informal networking opportunities with Canada’s green building industry professionals;
  • A full conference experience with inspiring keynotes, issue forums, learning sessions, and fun events.

To reserve your corporate sponsorship package, contact the CAGBC Market Engagement Team today: getinvolved@cagbc.org.

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