Innovative Solutions for Designing Net-Zero Buildings

  • Tuesday, October 29, 2013
  • 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • AIA Chicago, 35 East Wacker Drive, #250, Chicago, IL

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NOTE: Capacity for this event has been reached.

Are you prepared to design a net-zero building today? AIA Chicago and USGBC are sponsoring the launch of Prairie Lab – an innovative professional education provider. Attend and participate in a facilitated problem-solving workshop in an innovative, immersive learning experience. Attendees will be presented with building design challenges, and facilitators will guide participants through a hands-on learning process to identify and select possible, cost-effective solutions to those challenges. Participants will collaborate to work through the solutions to apply them in context. Learn skills and processes that form a critical foundation for successful integrative design while exploring net-zero buildings in depth.

Instructors: Joseph Clair, PE; Amy Coffman Phillips, Biomimicry Professional; Michelle Halle Stern, AIA, PE, LEED Fellow

Course Fee: This course, a $225 value, will be offered at no cost to AIA and USGBC members.

Limited to 20 participants.  Please arrive by 8:15 am for check-in and light refreshments. The workship will begin promptly at 8:30 am. 

This event is offered by AIA Chicago and USGBC-Illinois

Learning units: 4 LU/HSW

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