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Tuesday, October 8 • 2:00pm - 5:00pm
The Road to LPC: A Manufacturer-Led Guide to Creating Net Positive Products

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Cost: $150

You've heard about Living Product Certification, but what does it mean to take on the Challenge? Come learn from the manufacturers who have actually achieved the Living Product Challenge about how they approached and implemented the program requirements, and how it has transformed their products, businesses and employees. Understand how to implement handprinting/social co-benefit initiatives that are measurable and provide return on your investment. Bring your questions, your challenges and inspirational ideas, and your curiosity to get the most out of the session. Leave inspired to create Handprints and start building Net Positive products.

This session is approved for the following continuing education credits:
  • 3 LFA Foundational CE credits
  • submitted for AIA CES approval

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Rami Vagal

Senior Manager of Sustainability, Mohawk Group
Rami Vagal, Sustainability Manager at Mohawk Group, is a multi-disciplinary professional with strong background in sustainability, architecture and construction. Rami is responsible for managing the strategic projects, annual corporate sustainability report (GRI), product transparency... Read More →
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Matt Van Duinen

Sustainability Director, WAP Sustainability Consulting
As a Sustainability Director at WAP Sustainability, Matt Van Duinen aids clients in any of their sustainability needs. Ranging from Life Cycle Assessment to Material Health Reporting, Greenhouse Gas Accounting to Value Chain Chemical Management, Matt helps clients understand the impact... Read More →
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Jane Abernethy

Chief Sustainability Officer, Humanscale
As an Industrial Designer, Jane spent over a decade working and leading design teams through the development of new products - from the initial concept definition, through design and refinement, and into ongoing production. Her work ranges from sporting goods to medical devices to... Read More →
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Alexandra Muller

Manager, Living Products, ILFI
Alex works on both the Declare and Living Product Challenge programs. For Declare she works with manufacturers interested in pushing ingredient transparency in the building products industry. Her role as the Living Product Challenge Manager allows her the opportunity to engage with... Read More →

Tuesday October 8, 2019 2:00pm - 5:00pm CDT
Room 106 - Music City Center 201 5th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203