Gulf Coast Green - Call for Presenters is now OPEN
- Gulf Coast Green 2011 seeks presenters from architecture, interiors, planning, engineering, contracting, education, energy analysis and other building-related professions for its May event relevant to the conference theme:Gulf Coast Green 2011: Leading in a Challenging ClimateLocation: United Way of Greater Houston50 Waugh Drive
Houston, Texas 77007
Event Date: May 25, 2011Geared toward attendees with an intermediate to high level of knowledge about building sustainability issues, GCG seeks presentations relevant to the session tracks listed below:
Filo Castore, AIA, LEED AP BD+CAssociate PrincipalMarket Sector Leader | Corporate + Commercial + Civic1001 McKinney, Suite 1300, Houston, TX 77002Perkins+Will. Ideas + buildings that honor the broader goals of societyYears of Design InnovationPerkins+Will is carbon neutral. Learn more about our 2030 Challenge Estimating + Evaluation tool for fossil fuel free buildingsThis email and any files transmitted with it are confidential and intended solely for the addressee.If you are not the named addressee you should not disseminate, distribute, copy, or alter this email.Please consider the environment before printing this email.
- Details. Speakers in this track will explore the components of green buildings. This will be defined broadly, and may include elements such as building materials, methods, and systems.
- Adaptation. This track is geared toward the future of existing buildings-- our biggest challenge in reducing the environmental impact of the building sector. Topics in this track might include case studies, innovative operations and maintenance strategies, benchmarking and performance measurement, and energy and water saving techniques.
- Vision. This track will explore our long-term and big picture goals. Topics might include meeting the 2030 challenge, future energy sources, smart grids and infrastructure, and the Living Building Challenge.