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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...

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...

March 9, 2013, 11 a.m.

Living Building Challenge Open House Peterborough, ON

On March 9th, staff and students of The Endeavour Centre invite you to come take a tour. Meet the designers and builders, take photos and take away fact sheets...

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.

Oct. 10, 2017, 12:22 a.m.

Workshop: Ecological Home Construction (Montreal)

...building efficient and healthy homes. Green homes don’t have to cost more, but will definitely save you money and reduce your carbon output. Whether you are bui...

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...

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...

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...

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 ...

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...

Feb. 4, 2014, 1 a.m.


...Building Challenge™, the world's most rigorous green building standard. The Living Building Challenge program's Net Zero Energy Building Certification offers cl...

Endeavour Centre Sustainable Design Workshop Testimonial
Nov. 23, 2013, 1 a.m.

Designing Your Own Sustainable Home: A Workshop for Owner-Builders

...building one’s own home is one of the most deeply held desires in our culture. The dream of designing and building a sustainable home marries that desire with a...

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...

Sept. 12, 2015, 9 a.m.

Ecohome Demo House workshop and tour

Come for a tour of the Ecohome Demo house in Wakefield QC, more details here .

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...

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...

Oct. 5, 2013, 9 a.m.

Workshop: Ecological Home Construction

...building: energy, resources and health How to finance a building project Design ideas for comfortable, sustainable and affordable homes Using reclaimed ma...

Feb. 13, 2013, 1 a.m.

Sustainable Communities Conference and Trade Show, Windsor, ON

...Building Blocks for the Next Generation", focuses on best practices in sustainable development from a wide range of Canadian communities and regions, and highli...

Oct. 5, 2013, 9:03 a.m.

Green Energy Doors Open 2013

...buildings in Canada to comply with Canada's C2000 Green Building Standard – a Natural Resources Canada program that acknowledges buildings that achieve a 50% re...

June 14, 2014, 9 a.m.

Introduction to Earth Plaster

...building, which makes use of recycled tires to create beautiful structures and a full living built environment – which closes the loop on its systems! In additi...

Aug. 24, 2013, midnight

Artistic Clay Plaster Workshop

...building a whole new house, you will be able to apply Anna’s techniques to your home with amazing results. This workshop will be led by Anna Wolfson, who is a...