Building / Events

May 7, 2013, 7:30 a.m.

Alberta Sustainable Building Symposium 2013

...building owners and operators, architects, engineers, planners, builders, green product suppliers, and planning and building policy makers. It's a one day oppor...

Living building challenge
June 20, 2012, midnight

Understanding the Living Building Challenge

Learning Objectives: Identify the key components of the Living Building Challenge Discuss the rationale for restorative design principles Identify succ...

March 7, 2014, 1 a.m.

CaGBC Sustainable Building Advisor Program - Ottawa

...building education or experience. It is focused on practical, forward-thinking ways to design, construct and manage buildings that are resource efficient, envir...

March 1, 2014, 1 a.m.

Ontario Natural Building Coalition Conference and AGM 2014

This conference is a great opportunity to connect with others in the natural building and straw bale community who we don't often get the chance to meet up wit...

June 2, 2015, midnight

CaGBC Green Building Conference and Expo

Preliminary Conference Program Tuesday, June 2 • Pre-conference Tours • Legacy Event • CaGBC Annual General Meeting • Welcom...

Feb. 5, 2013, 1 a.m.

Understanding the Living Building Challenge

Description : The Living Building Challenge is sweeping across North America. There are now more than sixty projects in process from coast to coast, pursuing...

Dec. 4, 2012, 1 a.m.

Understanding the Living Building Challenge, Toronto, Ontario

The Living Building Challenge has swept North America. There are now more than sixty projects in process from coast to coast pursuing certification under this ...

May 30, 2017, midnight

Building Lasting Change Conference May 2017

...Building Lasting Change is Canada’s largest green building conference and is known for activating connections, delivering world class learning opportunities and...

Oct. 2, 2014, 8 a.m.

2014 Green Building Festival with Sustainable Buildings Canada

...buildings, cities, and infrastructure improve urban resiliency and offer solutions to mitigate the impacts of extreme weather events? Thursday, October 2, 201...

April 2, 2014, midnight

Livable Cities Forum: Building Resilient Communities

...building resilient communities through six themes: • Preparing – accessing scientific information and anticipating the new normal • Responding – recovering,...

April 28, 2014, midnight

8 Week Full-time Natural Building Program, Asheville, North Carolina

...building projects. Natural building is part of a growing global movement that explores solutions that affirm and strengthen harmonious ways of building and livi...

Ottawa LEED building tour
June 14, 2012, 4 p.m.

Ottawa LEED building tour

Host: CaGBC Ottawa Regional Chapter, tour will be given by the designers and builders Cost : ORC Members $10, non-members $20, EGBs and Students $5 (w/ valid...

Sept. 12, 2015, midnight

Adobe Pizza or Bread Oven Building Workshop

Adobe ovens make incomparable food! Easy to build from natural and local materials, these ovens are a great addition to any back yard, campground or park… anyw...

June 4, 2013, 9 p.m.

2013 CaGBC Conference and Expo

...building sustainably, but Building Lasting Change. Bringing our industry together in one, comprehensive event Each year, the CaGBC brings the green building...

CaGBC National Conference and Expo
June 11, 2012, midnight

CaGBC National Conference and Expo

...Buildings and Communities Revitalizing Existing Neighbourhoods: Buildings and Infrastructure Advances in Building Performance Management Innov...

Oct. 16, 2012, 8:30 a.m.

Strategies for Making Green Buildings Financially Successful, Ottawa Ontario

...buildings. It describes how to build a business case for building green as well as manage green building cost premiums. Learning objectives: Identify cost...

Extremely efficient hyper performing cold climate house
Oct. 14, 2015, 9 a.m.


...building materials. To provide an overview of the initial construction costs vs recurring operational costs. Added building costs are offset by monthly saving...

Jan. 31, 2013, 1 a.m.

Ottawa Region Chapter CaGBC Annual Holiday Party

Tour details and registration coming soon, please visit CaGBC Ottawa for more information.

March 1, 2014, 10 a.m.


...building Problems caused by building envelope failures Controlling moisture movement through walls Dispelling the myths surrounding air barriers and vapou...

April 26, 2014, midnight

Rocket Mass Heater Workshop - Nelson B.C.

...building of the indoor unit. Mixing cob and building a good thermal mass bench for the RMH will also be a large part of this workshop. Without a thermal mass ...

June 11, 2014, midnight

Earthbuilding 101 (with one day options)

...building, OUR Ecovillage is offering an exciting slate of short courses this summer: Earthbuilding 101 (June 11–13 OR June 16–18, $340 includes meals and ca...