ESI Sponsors the 2014 Green Building Conference
7th Annual Green Building Conference presented by: Sustainable Building Solutions and Hunzinger Construction, April 29, 2014.
Hosted by Sustainable Building Solutions™ and Hunzinger Construction Company, the Green Building Conference is an annual event that highlights relevant and key topics pertaining to sustainable construction. This breakfast conference event draws in nearly 250 industry professionals ranging from architects, subcontractors, suppliers and owners.
KEYNOTE SPEAKER | 8:00 a.m. - 8:50 a.m.
No Going Back: Challenges and Opportunities in a Rapidly Changing World
Paul Robbins | Professor and Director of the Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies
Paul Robbins is the director of the Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he oversees the institute's mission of serving as a world leader in addressing environmental change. He is leading a variety of initiatives in educational innovation, including the recent establishment of a new professional master’s degree in Environmental Conservation.
PANEL PRESENTATION | 9:10 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
ABB New Berlin: Sustainable Construction in an Office and Manufacturing Enviornment
Phil Vetterkind | Sustainable Building Solutions™
As Sustainability Coordinator for Sustainable Building Solutions™, Phil is responsible for working with project teams to identify opportunities and assist with implementing strategies that enhance sustainability goals and initiatives on sustainable projects. Phil has worked as a project sustainability and LEED Consultant on over 30 LEED Certified Projects in the State of Wisconsin. In addition, Phil has successfully administered sustainability goals that have attained Silver, Gold, and Platinum LEED Certifications and Energy Star ratings as high as 99!