Learn from sustainability experts at Greenbuild Mexico 2018

Published on: 
1 Jun 2018
Author: 
Christina Huynh

Greenbuild Mexico is the premier education and networking opportunity for sustainability professionals in Latin America, offering more than 20 robust sessions, workshops, green building tours and a GBCI Certification Work Zone.

Register before June 5 for the inaugural Mexico City event, taking place June 19–21 at the Camino Real Polanco Mexico hotel, to save more than 20 percent under the early bird rates.

At the conference, you can connect with your green building peers and learn from subject matter experts on best practices in sustainable design, construction, operations and maintenance. You can also earn up 20 continuing education hours (including from the workshops and tours) to support your LEED professional credential maintenance.

Hear from influential industry leaders, including architect Tatiana Bilbao, principal of Tatiana Bilbao Estudio. Bilbao is best known for her multidisciplinary approach toward architecture, focusing on how building design can best meet occupant needs. Her work has been recognized internationally, and she’s a recipient of the 2012 Kunstpreis Berlin award and the 2014 Global Award for Sustainable Architecture.

24 educational sessions across three tracks

At Greenbuild Mexico, attendees can choose from 24 sessions across three tracks to learn about current industry trends and about how to elevate their next green building project.

Sessions will be available in both Spanish and English and will cover a variety of sustainable building topics, including LEED, occupant health and wellness, energy efficiency and other green certification programs like EDGE, SITES and TRUE.

Session tracks:

  • Elements of Green: Trends and Best Practices in Sustainable Design and Construction
  • Measure, Manage, Improve: Rating Systems, Codes and Metrics for Success
  • Social Approach: Putting People First in Sustainable Design and Construction

Explore the online conference program. For any questions about sessions, please email us.

LEED v4.1 workshop

Looking to learn more about LEED v4.1? Participate in our workshop on Tues., June 19, “LEED and Existing Buildings: Understanding certification, performance, Arc and the newest update to the rating system—LEED v4.”

Attendees will learn about LEED v4 Operations and Maintenance and how to pursue certification. This full-day workshop also will explore certification options, best practices for sustainable operations and new options under the LEED v4.1 beta for existing buildings.

Green building tours

Explore Mexico City’s international airport and Chapultepec Uno during guided tours, and learn about their sustainability strategies and projects.

Tour date and times:

  • Mexico City New International Airport: 8:00–14:45 on Fri., June 22
  • Chapultepec Uno: 9:00–12:00 on Fri., June 22

GBCI Certification Work Zone

Do you have questions about a GBCI project or the certification process? Schedule a visit to the GBCI Certification Work Zone to meet one on one with reviewers and assessors to discuss specific projects or rating system requirements.

The work zone will be open on both Wed., June 20, and Thurs., June 21.

Register for Greenbuild Mexico