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Road to Greenbuild

September 15, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The world’s largest green building conference & expo is headed to Boston, MA this November.  To build momentum for that event and provide a beautiful, destination venue in which green building professionals in the Mid-Atlantic region can learn & network, USGBC Central PA and USGBC New York Upstate are hosting a regional Road to Greenbuild event at Skytop Lodge in the Poconos on Friday, September 15th from 1-9pm.


Highlights of the event include:

  • 5.5 hours of GBCI continuing education (AIA credits pending)
  • Presentation on the new Arc platform, which measures performance in energy, water, waste, transportation, & human experience for buildings, communities, and cities
  • Education session on Ramboland, an inspirational project seeking to make green buildings accessible to all
  • Presentation on “Green Building Rating System Synergies” by Jason Wirick, Director of Facilities for one of the greenest buildings in the world, the Center for Sustainable Landscapes at Phipps Conservatory
  • Dinner, followed by an evening keynote titled “The Genius & Courage of a Dream” by George Bandy, Jr., Vice President of Sustainability for Mohawk Group
  • Two hours of dedicated networking
  • Tour of Northampton Community College’s Monroe Campus, a U.S. Department of Education Postsecondary Sustainability Awardee and LEED Gold campus, on Saturday, September 16th (for those attendees who choose to stayover at Skytop Lodge or are local to the area)

Escape from the hustle & bustle to this beautiful 5,500 acre resort in the Poconos to network and learn with sustainability professionals from the Mid-Atlantic Region!  See our event webpage above for more info and contact Heidi Kunka, hkunka@usgbc.org or 202-706-0836, with any questions.  Pre-registration is required and closes on Friday, September 8th.


September 15, 2017
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Skytop Lodge
1 Skytop Lodge Rd
Skytop, PA 18357 United States
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