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Pittsburgh Living Future Collaborative Launch
December 5, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am EST$5 - $10
GBA invites you to join us at the Frick Environmental Center for the launch of the Pittsburgh Living Future Collaborative.
Join us as we launch the Pittsburgh Living Future Collaborative, a group of volunteers, practitioners, and leaders working to advance the vision of creating communities that are socially just, culturally rich, and ecologically restorative. We are excited to re-launch the Collaborative to advance work throughout that region that promotes the Living Future Challenge as a philosophy, certification framework, and advocacy tool for the healthiest and highest performing buildings, products, and communities. The Collaborative seeks to build a local community through hosting networking events, sharing best practices and knowledge, and providing educational opportunities.
Facilitators and Speakers:
- Jenna Cramer, Green Building Alliance
- Patricia Culley, Bohlin Cywinsky Jackson
- Benson Gabler, International Living Future Institute’s Living Product Hub
- Camila Rivera Tinsley, Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy
8:00-8:30 – Breakfast and networking
8:30-9:30 – Presentations and input from attendees, including:
– A welcome by Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy
– Brief introduction to the Living Future Challenge
– Presentation of upcoming education and networking events planned for 2018
– An opportunity to share how you would like to be involved/contribute to the Collaborative
9:30-10:00 – Tour of the Frick Environmental Center, designed to be LEED Platinum and Living Building Challenge certified