LEED for Healthcare: The Advocate Healthcare Environmental Stewardship Story and Tour

  • Wednesday, April 20, 2011
  • 5:30 PM - 8:29 PM
  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, 1775 West Dempster Street Park Ridge, IL 60068-1174
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  • This discounted price is for full-time students only.

Please note that registration is non-refundable.
If you experience any registration difficulties or have questions please contact our office at 312-245-8300.

This program is closed for on-line registration.  If you are interested in attending this program, you may still attend and pay at the door.

Join the USGBC - Illinois Chapter's North/Northwest Suburban and West Suburban Branches for The Advocate Healthcare Environmental Stewardship Story and Lutheran General Hospital Tour in Park Ridge.

Please see specific event location and parking information below.

Program Description:
Al Manshum, Advocate Health Care’s Vice President Facilities and Construction will discuss the process of developing a corporate strategy for sustainable building in the Healthcare industry.  His presentation will include sustainability challenges,  culture changes, developing standards and measuring success.  The presentation will be supported with examples of sustainable construction and operation strategies.  At the end of the presentation Al will share his vision for sustainability will look like in the future.

Learning Objectives:
This program will help the audience understand how to get buy-in from Health Care Executives and the steps needed to lead a Health Care facility or Health Care client toward sustainability. The speaker will also review the unique obstacles confronted when working toward Green Health Care and how to drive sustainable results.

5:30 - 6:30 PM - Networking & Building Tours (Building Tours will start at 5:40, please arrive by 6:00 PM if you would like to take a tour.)
6:30 - 7:30 PM - Advocate Presentation
7:30 - 8:30 PM - Q & A, Networking

R. Ted Krasnesky, LEED AP BD+C
- Manager of Sustainable Construction for Pepper Construction

Albert L. Manshum III, AIA
- Vice President Facilities & Construction for Advocate Health Care

Continuing Education: This program has been submitted for GBCI & AIA CE Hours.

At the Birch Level:  Conservation Design Forum, ENERVEX Northern Illinois LLC, Pepper Construction Company & Siemens

Event Location: Networking and registration will be held in the Grainger Atrium. The presentation will be given in the Olson Auditorium. See the campus map. The walk from the designated parking lot to the program is approximate 10 minutes, give yourself enough time!

Parking Information: Please use the Center for Advanced Care Parking lot.  See Map.  Advocate has arranged a special parking fee of $3.00 per vehicle.  It is not the closest lot to the event but the Hospital's concern is that patients and families should have closest access.  Bring your parking ticket to the registration to be stamped for this special parking rate.

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