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PDX Slam & Summit - Sustainable Building Week! Healthy Thursday October 14, 2021 List of Healthy Thursday events, please visit sustainablebuildingweek.com/events/ For more information on Sustainable Building Week, visit the event website at Sustainable Building Week. Check out the full lineup here.Find out more »
PDX Slam & Summit - Sustainable Building Week! Community Friday October 15, 2021 List of Community Friday events, please visit sustainablebuildingweek.com/events/ For more information on Sustainable Building Week, visit the event website at Sustainable Building Week. Check out the full lineup here.Find out more »
PDX Slam & Summit - Sustainable Building Week! Tour Saturday October 16, 2021 List of Tour Saturday events, please visit sustainablebuildingweek.com/events/ For more information on Sustainable Building Week, visit the event website at Sustainable Building Week. Check out the full lineup here.Find out more »
Biomimicry is the practice of abstracting and applying principles observed in nature to the questions, problems, and practices addressed and designed by people. We will look at how the practice of sustainable and regenerative design is inherently biomimetic. Come join us as we learn about existing and cutting edge technologies as they relate to SHELL, SCALE, and SKIN – 3D printing reinforced rammed earth cladding Presentations will include Jim Ditto and industry representatives who will talk about their process and…Find out more »
USGBC Summit on Bridging Occupant and Community Health December 7-8, 2021 from 10:00am-2:45pm (Zoom) The summit will address key questions in promoting health for building occupants and communities. The event will bring together professionals from complementary fields - building health and public health – for high-level engagement with keynote speakers, advanced case studies, new technology, and exploration of emerging topics. The public health impact of buildings doesn’t begin or end at a sliding door, and we want to ensure all interested…Find out more »
Join the NW EcoBuilding Guild for a rebroadcasting of this education session as we learn about existing and cutting-edge technologies as they relate to Shell, Scale, and Skin - including discussions on reinforced rammed earth, cladding, and more. Speaker and industry representatives will be available to answer questions and engage in discussion following the showing of their presentation recordings.Find out more »
Annual Meeting and Winter Celebration December 14th, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM Rooftop Brewery; 1220 W Nickerson St, Seattle, WA 98119 Join us at Rooftop Brewery for our Annual Guild Meeting and Winter Celebration full of socializing, nibbles, and laughter plus a recap of this year’s highlights. All members, non-members, and sponsors (current and prospective!) are welcome. Please RSVP so we can plan for the right number of tables to be reserved. RSVP HEREFind out more »
Learn the essentials about central heat pumps and how to choose the most cost effective solution for your home. If you are contemplating installing a heat pump to heat and cool your home, it can be confusing to understand all the various options and configurations. Join the Electrify Coalition as we discuss the key elements to understand, and explore which type of central heat pumps are most cost effective to help you make the right choice for your home. We'll…Find out more »
Join us via Zoom for a full technical speakers series surrounding landscaping in our changing climate.
This event will cover topics in stormwater management and mitigation, rainwater collection, fire protection and mitigation, and drought mitigation.
Hear the latest developments and cost-effective approaches to Zero Energy & Zero Energy Ready home construction in the NW
A rapidly increasing number of architects and builders in the NW are ahead of the curve and building homes to Zero Energy (ZE) and Zero Energy Ready (ZER) standards, and have been doing so for many years.