ADVANCE & GBC Brasil: Building Community. Advancing Sustainability.

Tema Principal:

Community advancement, advocacy and sustainability.

Introdução:

The work of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and GBC Brasil in its shared vision of “green buildings for all” has been driven by dedicated volunteer and strategic partnerships. We invite the global green community to hear our stories, build upon our successful initiatives and sidestep some of the lessons we’ve learned along the way.

Resumo da Sessão:

The work of the U.S. Green Building Council and GBC Brasil in its shared vision of “green buildings for all” has been driven by dedicated volunteer and strategic partnerships. We invite the global green community to hear our stories, build upon our successful initiatives and sidestep some of the lessons we’ve learned along the way. Participants will solidify a vision for deepening community engagement through outreach, advocacy, education and direct community service that advances the green building mission locally.

 Objetivos de Aprendizagem:

  1. Define the role of communities in advancing the vision of “green buildings for all”.
  2. Understand how to best leverage the work and best practices of USGBC and GBC Brasil to drive engagement in your community.
  3. Identify strategies to deepen community engagement through outreach, advocacy, education and direct community service.
  4. Identify tools and resources that can be used to advance the green building mission locally.

Palestrantes:

Kimberly-LewisKimberly Lewis, U.S. Green Building Council
Senior Vice President, Community Advancement, Conferences & Events

 

felipe-fariaFelipe Faria, GBC Brasil
Diretor