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Green Tech: The Global Future of Green Architecture
Date Thursday December 04
Time 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Location Details
World Affairs Council
312 Sutter Street, 2nd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94108

http://www.itsyourworld.org/wac/Contact_Us.asp?SnID=351454757
Event Type Speaker
Join industry insiders as they discuss recent developments in the green architecture field, highlight emerging technologies, as well as showcase green architecture projects from around the world, including those taking place in the United Arab Emirates.

SPEAKERS
Brian Back, Founding Editor and Publisher, Sustainable Industries
David Johnson, West Coast Director, William McDonough + Partners
Andrea Ramage, Director, Sustainable Solutions, CH2M HILL
David Rosenberg, CEO, Hycrete, Inc.

Green architecture is an innovative approach to design which redefines buildings as a source of energy instead of a sink of financial and environmental resources. As it stands today, buildings in the United States account for 40 percent of all the energy consumed, highlighting the profound ecological footprint of our current consumption patterns. With increased awareness of alternative energy sources as a key component to the United States' national security agenda and to addressing issues of climate change, green architecture is quickly emerging as an attractive, cost-efficient, environmentally-friendly solution.
Added to the calendar on Wednesday Nov 19th, 2008 2:49 PM

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