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October 2018

HEATWAVE: Empathy for the HVAC ….a gamified virtual reality experiment

October 8 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Opsis Architecture, 920 NW 17th Ave
Portland, OR 97209 United States
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Join us for HEATWAVE, an innovative research project conducted by Portland State University’s Research-based Design Initiative, Bynum Laboratories and Opsis Architecture. The relationship between people and the control systems in…

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Brightworks Sustainability Open House & Innovation Bazaar

October 9 @ 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Brightworks Sustainability, 412 NW Couch Street, Suite 202
Portland, OR 97209 United States
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While you enjoy snacks and refreshments in the company of friends and colleagues, visit stations in an Innovation Bazaar hosted by Brightworks subject-matter experts in: Energy Trust of Oregon’s Net…

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Passive House Northwest – Low Carbon Passive Buildings Tour

October 9 @ 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

With a quarter of all global carbon emissions rooted in building operations, reducing our projects' energy consumption is imperative to addressing climate change. Come tour three new passive buildings to…

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Portland’s New Ecoroof Requirement: New Design and Maintenance Strategies

October 9 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
DOWA – IBI Group, 907 SW Stark St
Portland, OR 97205 United States
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As of July 9, 2018 Portland’s new Central City zoning code will require all new buildings of 20,000 sf or more to install ecoroofs. After 22 years, since the first…

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Build Better with DIRTT – GRIT/Building Solutions Launch Party

October 9 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
GRIT/Building Solutions, 919 SW Taylor
Portland, OR 97205 United States
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Free

GRIT Building Solutions is excited to celebrate the grand opening of their NEW LEARNING CENTER with you! The 1st and only full off-site interior construction company in the Pacific NW.…

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2018 GoGreen Portland Conference

October 10
Gerding Theater at the Armory, 128 NW 11th Ave
Portland, OR 97209 United States
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$45

The Sustainability Conference for Business and Government GoGreen Portland is Wednesday, October 10 at the Gerding Center (Portland Center Stage). Now in its eleventh year, GoGreen Portland has established itself…

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Inefficiency is Old School: Understanding the Process of Achieving Sustainable Schools

October 10 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
DOWA – IBI Group, 907 SW Stark St
Portland, OR 97205 United States
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Students spend over 1000 hours each year in buildings that are too often unhealthy, restrict their ability to learn, require unsustainable amounts of resources to construct and maintain, and contribute…

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ILFI Portland Collaborative – Beyond the Building: Advocacy & Sustainability

October 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
AIA Portland, 403 NW 11th Ave
Portland, OR 97209 United States
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Free

Each individual green building is part of a larger attempt to find a truly sustainable built environment. As building professionals, we understand that a more sustainable future involves stakeholders beyond…

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Zero Energy Ready Oregon (ZERO) Sustainable Building Week Open House

October 10 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
AIA Portland, 403 NW 11th Ave
Portland, OR 97209 United States
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Join us for an open house during Sustainable Building Week that's all about Zero Energy Ready Oregon (ZERO)! Learn best practices for building zero energy and how you can get…

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Build Local Alliance Happy Hour Hike

October 10 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Lower Macleay Trailhead, NW 29th Avenue and Upshur Street
Portland, OR 97210 United States
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You’ve hiked our local dense forests plenty, and want to know more about the trees around you - how these trees grow and interact in the forest. Join the Build…

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