Toronto, ON - June 5, 2014 – Canada's green building innovators were in the spotlight at the Fairmont Royal York last night, as the Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) honoured the 2014 Leadership Award recipients as a part of Building Lasting Change, the 2014 CaGBC National Conference & Expo. Read More
This tour takes participants through the central city on foot to explore the work of the City of Cape Town, Cape Town Partnership, the authors of The Low-Carbon Central City Strategy and others in making the central city a more livable, inclusive and sustainable place. Highlighted on the route will be infrastructural investment projects, community engagement strategies and incentive schemes that have been offered to move the city towards a more sustainable future. The tour culminates in one of the first opportunities to peek inside the brand new 5 star Green Star Portside Building. Come explore the central city, experience the emerging vibrancy of the area and see how A grade buildings brings new life to this part of the city. Read More
This is an opportunity for members to learn about UK-GBC's achievements from the past twelve months, network with trustees and fellow members, ask questions, and provide feedback on our Campaign for a Sustainable Built Environment.
Registration will open from 17:30 with formal business commencing from 18:00.
So join us amongst the flowers and the ferns for the Garden Party as part of World Green Building Week celebrations.
Be entertained and unwind as we celebrate our industry’s achievements in the grounds of the beautiful Royal Botanic Gardens. There will be great food, drinks, entertainment and an exciting keynote speaker – soon to be announced. Plus a prize for best dressed.
This will be the green building social event of the year. We hope to see you there! Read More