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Sat & Sun 10/8 – 9

Tuesday 10/11

Wednesday 10/12

Thursday 10/13

Friday 10/14

# 11-3: Solar Oregon’s Go Zero Tour *+ 12-1: Energy Trust of Oregon’s New Building Program Incentives and Energy Efficiency Resources #* 9-10: Glumac’s Net Zero Workforce Housing at Burnside Boardwalk *+ 12-1: BORA’s Window Design in the Era of Climate Change #* 11-1: Resilient Framing Systems’ PDX’s Panelized Construction Shop Tour

Monday  10/10

*+ 12-1: Electrify Now’s IRA – What’s in it for you *+ 12-1: Electrify Now’s All-Electric Commercial Kitchens *+ 12-1:30: Electrify Now’s How to Electrify Equitably *+12-1: PMTC’s Uncovering Imbedded Inequities
*+ 12 -1: Electrify Now’s Scaling Home Electrification *+ 1-2: Aris Hydronics’ Clean Comfort for the Future Proof Home #*1-2: Lever Architecture’s Tour 1 – Meyer Memorial Trust HQ #*11:30-7: TallWood’s Mass Timber Research Symposium #* 5:30-8: SBW’s Wrap Party
*+^ 12-1:30: AIA COTE’s, Green Champion Summit: Democratizing Decarbonization *+ 3:30-5: LantinoBuilt’s Green Building Fundamentals Course #* 1-3: Women in Sustainable Endeavors’ (WISE) Round Table *+# 12-1: AEE’s Water Treatment, Energy Efficiency Strategy, and Marketing #* 5:45-8: Birdsmouth Design Build’s Zero Energy Retrofits
#* 5-6:45: CLF’s Embodied Carbon Reduction Strategies: Examples & Lessons Learned *+ 4-6: OR Green Schools’ Reimaging Schoolyards #*2-3: Lever Architecture’s  Tour 2 Meyer Memorial Trust HQ #* 5-8: ZERO’s Home, Usurped: Housing Injustice & the Fight to Prosper While Black

Sat & Sun 10/14 – 16

#* 5-8: Passive House 101 & Panelized Construction, # * 5-7: SERA Architects at the Galleria – Human-Centered Workplace #* 4-6: OR Green Schools’ Green Schools Wins! #* 5:30-7: BrightWorks’ Material Success: Living Building Materials at PAE #10-5: HBA of Metro PDX’s Homes of Tomorrow, Today Tour
#* 5:30-7:30: Gensler’s Sustainable Visions for the Future of PDX #* 4-6: Clean Water for Salmon: Skanska – NW’s first Salmon-Safe Contractor
#5:30-9: Sustainable NW Wood’s ELEMENTAL: Reimaging Our Relationship with Wildfire #*+ 5-7: OR DEQ’s OR’s Built Environment: Shape State Policy & Programs *  Free event    # In-person
+ Online          ^ CEUs


What is Sustainable Building Week?

Sustainable Building Week works to Keep Portland Green. SBW offers a week of virtual events to break down siloed thinking to improve cross-disciplinary education, connectivity and future collaboration to promote sustainable practices and design across the city of Portland and beyond.

We’re excited to bring you the fifth annual Sustainable Building Week on October 10 – 15, 2022!

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What Can I Expect at SBW?

With over two dozen planned educational events, plus partner events, SBW will increase the profile of sustainable building issues through outreach, advocacy and education. A collaborative group of volunteer professional organizations and academic institutions has come together to provide a truly compelling program.


Learn from dozens of engaging speakers and presentations, locally and nationwide.


Groundbreaking and innovative new topics have been selected with YOU in mind.


Engaging interactive workshops bringing us closer together, even virtually.


Ask questions, share your experiences and expertise with other professionals.

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Aris Hydronics
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BORA Architects
BRIC Architecture
Brightworks Sustainability
Energy Trust
LEVER Architecture
Oregon DEQ
PAE Engineers
Resilient Framing Systems
SERA Architects
Sustainable Northwest Wood
Walsh Construction

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