The USGBC-National Capital Region Chapter (USGBC-NCR) and SmithGroupJRR invite you to sponsor The Current Materials Landscape, a series of seven lunchtime panels that will discuss pitfalls and successes of implementing current material evaluation methods and where the industry is headed in terms of a more holistic material evaluation approach. Sponsors will be introduced at the events, invited to network before and after the presentation, and included in all event advertising.
Each session will run 90 minutes and be held at SmithGroupJJR’s ’s Washington, DC Office (1700 New York Avenue, NW, Suite 100, Washington, DC 20006). AIA and GBCI Credits will be available for each session. Attendance is expected to be at ~50 participants per session. Expected run time will be 11:45–1:15pm. Lunch will be served. All session presenters will/have been selected by USGBC-NCR and SmithGroupJJR and are separate from event sponsors.
Session 1: Materials in Green Building Rating Systems – An Overview – September 2014
Session 2: Life Cycle Assessment – November 2014
Session 3: Ingredients Disclosure – January 2015
Session 4: Designing the Indoor Environment – March 2015
Session 5: Manufacturer’s Roundtable – May 2015
Session 6: General Contractor’s Roundtable – July 2015
Session 7: State of the Materials Landscape – September 2015