GreenCon 2015

 Thursday, March 19th 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Franklin & Marshall College

Thank you to all those that joined us at GreenCon 2015! This was our largest GreenCon yet with 77% more people in attendance than the year prior. This included 280 people, 45 students, 37 exhibiting companies, and 19 educational sessions throughout the day. 




Press Release


7:45 - 9:00 Registration, Breakfast & Expo
9:00 - 9:30 Welcome 
9:30 - 10:45 Keynote from Barbra Batshalom, CEO Sustainable Performance Institute 
11:00 - 12:00 Breakout Session #1
12:00 - 2:00 Lunch, Building Tours, & Expo Open
2:00 - 3:00 Breakout Session #2
3:00 - 3:30 Afternoon Coffee Break
3:30 - 4:30 Breakout Session #3
4:30 - 6:00 Networking at Iron Hill


 GreenCon Session Information

Presenters, Session Abstracts, & Learning Objectives

Registrants are able to earn 4 continuing education credit hours from USGBC Central PA which can be used to self report for LEED accredited professionals and for other organizations.

Track 11:00  2:00 3:30
From Passive Design to Net Positive Outcomes AIA's 2030 Challenge Retrofitting Affordable Housing to the Passive House Standard: A Case Study* Integrative Pathways to Replicable Net Positive Energy Projects *
Building Design for Health and Human Well Being Designed Ecosystems: Healthier and Happier Indoor Spaces * Human Health in the Built Environment * Improved Indoor Air Quality: A Building Science Approach to Ventilation *
Green Facilities & Operations Facility Management Strategies in a Sustainable Built Environment Facility Mangers Roundtable Practice What You Preach
Investing Sustainably in Your Buildings  Sustainable Building to Please your CFO: Putting the "Green" into Green Buildings by Focusing on Operations ROI *  Benchmarking Green Schools *  Maximizing Energy Savings Through Machine Learning *
Beyond the Building Footprint  Deconstructing Deconstruction: An overview of building material reuse *  Accessibility: Designing with a wide variety of human characteristics in mind *  Elizabethtown College Architecture of Wellness and Sustainability
Healthy Communities  Green Infrastructure That Just Makes Sense: Enhancing Projects & Meeting Code *  Sustainable Urban Drainage and Human-Well Being - A Natural Fit *  Healthy Downtown - Healthy Community *


 * Indicates a course is eligble for continuing education hours from AIA PA 











Thank you to our silver sponsors: 




Chapter Member & Partner Organization Member* Admission Price
$75.00 One admission to GreenCon 2015, valid for chapter members only.
*Valid for USGBC Central PA chapter members and members of select partner organizations. Membership will be verified, if you are not eligible for this ticket price you will be billed the difference.

Regular Admission Price
$100.00 One admission to GreenCon 2015

Regular Admission Price + Membership
$150.00 One admission to GreenCon 2015 + One year individual membership with USGBC Central PA ($75 value)

Sponsor A Student
$25.00 Student Admission -  Your donation will provide a ticket so that students are able to attend GreenCon free of charge