Green By Design Conference

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Register now for the 3rd annual statewide Green by Design conference and training aimed at providing housing developers, builders, contractors, architects, city planners, environmentalists, funders, and other professionals the tools needed to build energy efficient, healthy, and sustainable housing. Multiple tracks will be offered, including sessions by local and national experts that focus on various elements of the Green Communities Criteria and other related topics. Examples of successful green building projects, including both multi-family and singlefamily developments, will be highlighted throughout the conference.

Topics of interest include:
Residential Green Building • Minnesota Housing Funding Requirements • Energy Conservation and Climate Protection Strategies • Green Rehabilitation • Equitable Green Economic Development • Ensuring Healthy Homes and Communities • Rural and Urban Greening Strategies • Sustainable Land Use Planning • Green Building Materials • and other great topics on green building, design, and public policy.

Keynote speakers: Mark Fenton and Van Jones

Conference location: The Depot in Downtown Minneapolis