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16th Annual New York State Green Building Conference

April 5 & 6, 2018
Marriott Syracuse Downtown, Syracuse, NY

hotel syracuse

The magnificent, fully restored Hotel Syracuse, now the Marriott Syracuse Downtown


The 16th Annual NYS Green Building Conference will be held on April 5 & 6, 2018 at the Marriott Syracuse Downtown.

As the premier green building conference in the Northeast, our progressive advisory council has fostered our growth by consistently bringing together top green building researchers, educators, and practitioners. Conference participants represent many industries including architecture, engineering, construction, consulting, deconstruction, landscape architecture, government, higher education, K-12 education, state agencies, real estate, and management firms.

The New York State Green Building Conference is hosted by ESF in partnership with:

Call For Abstracts

We are seeking presentation proposals for the upcoming 2018 Conference.

Presentations for the 2018 conference must fit into a 60 minute time slot, including time for questions.

2018 content areas include:

  • Building Science
  • High Performance Buildings
  • Resiliency
  • Biomimicry & Life-inspired design
  • Green Materials & Resources
  • Health & Wellness in the Built Environment
  • Green Building Rating Systems
  • Urban Design, Planning, & Community Development
  • Renewable Energy
  • Other topics?

Submit your abstract using our new online form! Due Date: October 20, 2017


The mission of the New York State Green Building Conference is to promote, educate and support green building design, construction and processes.


Experience the NYS Green Building Conference in a whole new way by staying at the historic Marriott Syracuse Downtown, formerly Hotel Syracuse, and enjoy this newly renovated hotel with convenient features and a contemporary feel.

To make your room reservations, call the Marriott Syracuse Downtown at (315) 474-2424 or (888) 236-2427 and ask for “ESF Green Building Conference” or reserve online:

Reservations must be made prior to Monday, March 5, 2018 to receive the rate of $139 per night.

Each individual will be responsible for making their own reservations. A credit card guarantee will be required at time of reservation. Individuals may call the hotel or submit their reservation requests via mail. The Marriott Syracuse Downtown is not responsible for individuals who may believe they have reservations but do not have a valid confirmation number from the hotel. Individuals who make reservations outside the block or through third-party agents and e-commerce sites are subject to the terms of that booking and may not change reservations directly with the hotel.

Check in time is 3:00 PM; check-out time is 12 noon.

Marriott Syracuse Downtown
100 East Onondaga Street
Syracuse, NY 13202
Tel: 315-474-2424 (Hotel)

Conference Partners

ESF New York Upstate Syrcacuse Universoty Syrcause COE

GBC Links

Contact Us

Katherina Searing
Associate Director
ESF Outreach
Phone: 315-470-6817

ESF New York Upstate Syrcacuse Universoty Syrcause COE