Agenda
5th Annual
Green Building
Conference

Thursday, April 12, 2007

Time
Agenda
Concurrent Workshops
8:00 - 8:30 am Registration, Continental Breakfast in foyer  
  Comstock A - Workshop #1 Comstock B- Workshop #2
8:30 –10:30 am

LEED for new construction Technical Review, Instructors: John Boecker and Nadav Malin

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6 D Software training :Integrate decision making with budgetary outcomes , Instructors: John Bartolotti, Mike Wetzer, Monterey Group One, Christopher White, CMC Group, Brian Watson, Cianbro, Kevin Stack, Northeast Green Building Consulting, LLC, 4 PDHs available upon request

 

10:30 – 10:45 Break - Refreshments served
10:45 – 12:30 LEED - NC 6D software training
12:30 – 1:15 pm Lunch will be served
1:15 – 2: 45 pm LEED - NC  
2:45 – 3:00 Break  
3:00 – 5:00 LEED - NC  
6:00 - 7:30   Annual Meeting of Upstate Chapter of USGBC and Emerging Green Builders (EGB)

Friday, April 13, 2007

Time
Agenda and Theme: Caretakers of the land/environment
7:00 – 8:00 am Vendor Displays in Lobby and Registration, Continental Breakfast
8:00 -8:15 am Welcome by Bob Meyer in Regency B/C
8:15 - 9:15 am Keynote Presentation by John Boecker, The Seven Group in Regency B/C
9:15 - 9:45 am Break  and Visits to Tabletop displays
Tracks Municipal/Institutional Track in Regency A Mixed Track in Regency B Local Track in Regency C
9:45 - 10:30 am Concurrent Session 1A
Ron Kenyon
- Status of Syracuse Schools
Concurrent Session 1B
Steve Beck - The Contractor's Role and Responsibility
Concurrent Session 1C
Diane Brandli and Dominic LaPierre, SUNY Cortland Glass Tower Dormatory
10:30 – 11:15 am Session 2A
Marian Brown
- Ithaca College Campus Sustainability Initiative
Session 2B
Diane Bunse - The Power of one: How individual initiative can drive environmental action
Session 2C
Kevin Stack - Sustainable Innovations in Residential Green Building
11:15 – 12:00 pm Session 3A
Peter Lindabury - Lessons Learned and Dollars Saved through commissioning
Session 3B
Neil Ringler - Current and Historical Ecology of Onondaga Lake
Session 3C
Dave Meyer- Designing Green Everyday; It's not just about LEED
12:00– 1:00 pm Luncheon sponsored by C & S Companies  in Comstock Room
1:00 - 1:15 pm Green Building Advocate of the year Award Ceremony, led by Tracie Hall
1:15 – 2:15 pm Plenary Session - Chief of the Onondagas, Oren Lyons, Theme: Caretakers of the land/environment in Comstock
2:15 – 2:30 pm Break
2:30 – 3:15 pm Session 4A in Regency A Session 4B - Part one in Regency B Session 4C in Regency C
   Mike Healy - Design Build - Can it be green? Interactive Session - Shifting our collective mindset - John Boecker and Nadav Malin Tim Volk - Biomass project - Alternative source of electricity using gasification process
3:15 – 4:00 Session 5A Session 5B - Part two Session 5C
   Susan West Engelkemeyer, LEED Platinum School of Business  Interactive Session - Shifting our collective mindset Mark Naef - Recycling from 2002 to today
Conference concludes

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