Leveraging the LEED Volume Program to Reduce Costs & Increase Value

For over 10 years, Prologis, which is one of the largest real estate developers in the world, has implemented sustainable design and construction standards in their developments globally, and they earn LEED certifications for core and shell, tenant improvements, and build-to-suit projects. In 2014, Prologis formed a partnership with M.E. GROUP to develop their own

USGBC NFC WELL Building Standard Discussion Panel

Katherine Osterman, LEED AP BD+C, ENV SP, Greenroads STP USGBC NFC Vice Chair What is the connection between the built environment and our health? Can my office environment really affect my productivity? Are there project examples? Who can answer my questions about WELL? These questions were just a few I started asking when I heard

EVENT: 50 Shades of White: A Field Study

FIFTY SHADES OF WHITE: A FIELD STUDY – DYNAMIC WHITE LIGHTING, COLOR PREFERENCE AND EMPLOYEE ENVIRONMENTAL SATISFACTION Tuesday, June 13 • 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Neocon | Chicago, IL Presented by Stuart Shell, AIA, project manager, Forte Building Science, Omaha, NE Paul Anderson, director of well-being, OFS Brands, Hunting Beach, CA Dave Pfund, president,

EVENT: Pikes Peak Summit Complex Presentation at RMG

Pikes Peak Summit Complex Presenters: Mike Riggs; Brian Calhoun; Pete Jefferson; Miles Dake Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain – is one of the most visited mountains in the world and a top tourist attraction for the State of Colorado. Visited by more than 600,000 people annually, it is unique in that is the only fourteener

EVENT: Past the Green Wall: Google Pittsburgh’s Biophilic Workplace

Past the Green Wall: Google Pittsburgh’s Biophilic Workplace 1 LU/HSW HOUR April 5, 2017 Session Four: 3:45-4:45 p.m. Presented by: Pete Jefferson, Forte Building Science; Connor Glass, Perkins Eastman; and Kate Malmgren, Google The status quo in workplace design leaves most occupants disconnected from nature. An early movement towards biophilic design is happening, but many early

EVENT: Member-Only Tour: Google Pittsburgh Expansion

Member-Only Tour: Google Pittsburgh Expansion + Marcel Harmon and Pete Jefferson share unique information about anthropological and ethnographic applications that were applied to the design of the space. March 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm EST Join Green Building Alliance for a behind-the-scenes tour of Google Pittsburgh’s newest offices. EXPERIENCE This exclusive green building tour