spotlight on sustainability: emerging trends in the built environment


Spotlight on Sustainability: Emerging Trends in the Built Environment

Corporate Partners Program Event

The IoES Corporate Partners Program will kickoff its 2017-2018 focus on sustainability in the built environment.

Join business leaders at the Los Angeles office of spotlight on sustainability: emerging trends in the built environment

to discuss emerging trends, technologies and practices improving sustainability in the built environment. Advancements in this arena have direct impacts on the 3Ps–people, profit and planet. Come share your experiences and learn from other experts.

Keynote presentation

Andy Cohen, Co-CEO of Gensler, will forecast how autonomous vehicles will change the built environment.

Roundtable discussions

There will be four rapid presentations, which will be followed by interactive roundtable discussions led by each of the speakers.

Steve Straus, Glumac, will talk about the WELL Building Standard.

Daniel Emmett, Next Energy Technologies, Inc., will present on cutting edge solar technology.

Russell Fortmeyer, Arup, will discuss developments in zero net energy buildings.

Nurit Katz, UCLA, will describe the innovative approaches the UCLA campus has taken.

Networking reception

The evening will conclude with a tour of the state of the art offices of Gensler and a reception with light refreshments.

Registration is required and includes parking. Free for members, $25 for others.