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Built To Last: Passive House Conferenece 2015
New York Environmental Year In Review
Leading practitioners, regulators, and professors from New York City and Albany will review the past year's most significant developments in New York State environmental law.
Featured topics include: New York State's decision on in-state fracking; status of the Brownfield Cleanup Program; new developments under the State Environmental Quality Review Act; recent activities in the Department of Environmental Conservation and state legislature; the new Community Risk and Resiliency Act; recent major court decisions in environmental law, clean energy initiatives; and more.
Sponsor: NYC Bar Association
Speakers: Scott Fein Whiteman, Osterman & Hanna LLP; Michael Gerrard, Andrew Sabin Professor of Professional Practice and Director, Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia Law School; Philip Weinberg, Professor Emeritus, St. John's University School of Law; Kate Sinding, Senior Attorney & Deputy Director New York Program, NRDC; and Ton Berkman, Deputy Counsel, DEC
Moderator: Michael Mahoney, Pfizer Inc; Chair, Environmental Law Committee of the New York City Bar Association
Date: Thursday, March 5, 6-7:30 pm
Location: NYC Bar Association, 42 West 44 Street
RSVP: This event is free but you must register
Attainable Sustainability: Greening NYC Co-ops And Condos
How can smart co-ops and condos turn pressure to "go green" into an opportunity to reduce costs and comply with new codes?
Sponsors: Solar 1 and NYSERDA
Date: March 12, 6:00 - 8:30 PM
Location: Queens Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens Blvd, Room 200, Kew Gardens, Queens
RSVP: Eventbrite Please join as our guest at no charge.
WISE: Women in Sustainability and Energy
This March, in honor of women’s history month, the Building Energy Exchange is launching WISE - Women in Sustainability and Energy. This series of four breakfast symposia features practitioners who are accelerating sustainability programs and energy agendas. WISE will provide a forum for knowledge sharing and inspiration, supporting the leaders of today and providing a platform for the next generation of women in this critical industry.
March 6: Clean Energy Innovation: Public and private sector leaders on the continual evolution of clean energy
Moderator: Jill Anderson, NY Power Authority
Speakers: Ozgem Ornetekin, DCAS; Christina Ho, Con Ed; Dale Bryk, NRDC
March 13: Sticks and Bricks: The challenges and triumphs of constructing green buildings
Moderator: Fiona Cousins
Speakers: Amanda Kaminsky, Durst; Sarah Beatty, Green Depot; Gina Bocra, NYC DOB;
March 20: Dollars and Sense:Exploring the role of enlightened finance in driving green building
Moderator: Sukyana Paciorek, Vornado
Speakers: Charlotte Kim, WSGR; Suzanne Buchta, Bank of America; Kate Burson, New York State Office of the Governor; Mary Hogan Pruesse, APG, (invited)
March 27: The Big Tent: Bringing sustainability and resiliency to the broadest set of communities
Moderator: Ariella Maron, Buro Happold
Speakers: Dana Bourland, JPB Foundation; Bomee Jung, Enterprise Community Partners; Kit Kennedy, NRDC
Date: March 6, 13, 20, and 27 – 8:30 to 10AM
Location: Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers Street, 6th Floor
RSVP: Building Energy Exchange You must register separately for each event