First Wednesday Webinar Series
The Evolution of LEED: Insights into Rating System Updates: Performance
Interested in optimizing the performance of your building? Join USGBC for this informative webinar that will emphasize the importance of data collection and analysis in achieving high‐performing buildings. This session will also discuss one of the new credit categories for LEED 2012: Performance (PF), which aims to encourage project teams to incorporate building performance metrics into the design, construction and operation of their buildings. Upon completion of this webinar, attendees will be able to identify opportunities to integrate building performance monitoring into LEED projects, and articulate the ways to overcome some of the challenges associated with performance monitoring.
Featuring LEED Technical Advisory Group (TAG) and Committee members – LEED experts in the field – this series will highlight a number of credit categories undergoing important evolution. Upon completion of this webinar series, attendees will have the information needed to be prepared for integrating these updates to LEED into their professional practice.
- Explain why LEED rating systems are evolving to address building performance
- Identify high impact opportunities to integrate building performance monitoring into LEED project work
- Illustrate how monitoring opportunities can change project performance
- Decide how the changes to building performance in LEED will impact your professional practice
Each session in this series is approved for 1.5 hours of LEED Specific (BD+C, ID+C, O+M, HOMES, and ND) GBCI hours as well as 1.5 AIA/CES LU hours. Participants must be present to view the webinar and receive credit for attendance. Drinks and snacks will be sponsored by GH Phipps.
Listed below are the sessions that are included in this series. For further details regarding each session.
Introduction to Evolution of LEED
Materials and Resources
Weightings, Part 1: Process and Methods
Weightings, Part 2: Results of Point Allocation
Host: Jason Wulf, GH Phipps Construction Company