One of the world’s largest and most influential green building conferences, Greenbuild International Conference and Expo, is coming to Chicago, Illinois from November 17 to 19, 2010. As one of the first cities to adopt LEED for public buildings, Chicago is committed to leadership in green building practices and proudly hosts Greenbuild 2010 at McCormick Place West.
The conference will provide opportunities to learn from leading industry experts on topics that affect the future of green building. General Colin Powell will be the opening keynote speaker, setting the tone for presentations throughout the three-day conference on subjects such as green homes, affordable housing and green jobs. An International Forum will include green building leaders around the world to discuss global policy, climate change adaptation and active and sustainable design.
To find which workshops would most benefit you, visit http://www.greenbuildexpo.org and search the Education Sessions. You may search for programs by specific sectors, such as commercial interiors, government, health care, retail and more. Those interested in LEED workshops can sign up for additional classes prior to the conference date. Learn about designing for indoor air quality control and engaging commercial building tenants in energy management and sustainability.
Advanced Control Corporation advises sharing information with building tenants to empower them with vital, real-time information on energy usage. This will affect their energy usage habits as they strive to become more energy efficient in your commercial building. As an industry leader for building automation systems and energy management, Advanced Control Corporation has helped thousands of buildings to reduce their carbon footprint and become LEED-certified.