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Thursday, October 10 • 10:00am - 11:00am
Energy Efficiency, Carbon, Whole Building LCA + Use Phase: Why Embodied Carbon is Only Part of the Story

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Climate change mitigation in the construction sector starts with designing using the right metrics in mind: considering buildings as a "composite system" balancing energy, environmental and health impacts with functionality. This experts' discussion will help you leverage the building-use phase of product LCAs and EPDs for more effective product selection.

This session is approved for the following continuing education credits:
  • 1 LFA General credit
  • 1 AIA LU | HSW credit

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Michal Porter

Research Engineer, DuPont Performance Building Solutions
Dr. Porter is a research engineer at DuPont Performance Building Solutions (PBS), formerly Dow Building Solutions, where she has worked in product development since 2010. Her research focus is to enable improved sustainability of insulation foams. She currently leads a project to... Read More →
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Benjamin Meyer

Building and Roofing Science Architect, GAF
Benjamin Meyer, AIA, LEED AP is a Roofing & Building Science Architect with GAF. Previous experience includes: enclosure consultant principal, technical management for enclosure products, commercial design, real estate development and construction management on a range of projects... Read More →
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Jane M. Rohde

Principal, JSR Associates, Inc.
Jane Rohde is the founder and principal of JSR Associates, Inc., a consulting practice that includes the promotion of person-centered environments in healthcare and long term care, sustainability, and universal design solutions. She sits or has participated on the several committees... Read More →

Thursday October 10, 2019 10:00am - 11:00am CDT
Room 106 - Music City Center 201 5th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203

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