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Building Green: Inspiration and Innovation    Fri May 16, 2008, Halifax, NS

BUILDING GREEN, presented by the Atlantic Chapter of the Canada Green Building Council in partnership with the Nova Scotia Community College, is a day long conference, trade show and networking event that will explore the design, construction and operation of green buildings.

Speakers include local and national experts in the fields of sustainable communities, buildings and materials, featuring John Kokko, a consultant on the Okatoks Alberta sustainable community project, Sheila Brown of Jacques Whitford and renowned LEED faculty member, Joan McArthur-Blair, president of NSCC, Stephen King, HRM's "Green Crusader" and more.

The trade show will feature exhibits of innovative green building materials, technologies and services. Delegates will have both lunch and a wine & cheese reception at the trade show.

All profits from Building Green will be used to provide assistance to NSCC students in its Building Technologies programs.


For more information:

Contact Name: Atlantic Chapter
E-mail: atlanticchapter (at)

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