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Bob Berkebile: WHAT'S NEXT for Green Building?

  • 18 Oct 2011
  • 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Steinberg Auditorium at Washington University in St. Louis


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  • USGBC-Missouri Gateway Monthly Programs are free for Chapter Members!

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USGBC-Missouri Gateway October 18 Program
Bob Berkebile: WHAT’S NEXT for Green Building?

In partnership with American Institute of Architects-St. Louis


As an architect for 45 years, Bob Berkebile, FAIA, is recognized repeatedly for outstanding sustainable design. He continues to blaze “step-lightly” trails in energy-conservation green building and regenerative design and construction. Berkebile describes the next stage of green building design and construction as “regenerative” where buildings give back. Regenerative buildings produce more energy and water than they use and manage all waste on site.

Join us on October 18 to listen to Berkebile share his views on what’s next for green building and the LEED Green Building Rating System, as well as what tools and resources are most beneficial when pursuing regenerative design and construction. Living Buildings, One Planet Community, and REGEN, USGBC’s tool to move beyond LEED Platinum, will be discussed.

Ten years ago, Berkebile was the keynoter at USGBC-Missouri Gateway’s first meeting. Bringing Berkebile back to help celebrate our 10-Year Anniversary, we look forward to what’s next for green building and the organization.


  • Identify primary economic, social and environmental forces driving public and private decisions about the built environment.
  • Discuss how to select the most advantageous building and development types and locations.
  • Discover what tools and resources are most beneficial in these uncertain times.
  • Examine what adjustments in communication and implementation strategies for design, development and construction teams that will improve desired outcomes.

Submitted for approval of 1 GBCI CE Hour and 1 AIA/CES Learning Unit

Tuesday, October 18, 2011
5:30 – 6:15 pm – Registration & Networking
6:15 – 7:30 pm – Formal Presentation

Steinberg Auditorium at Washington University in St. Louis, located on Forsyth near the intersection of Forsyth and Skinker.
Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts, Steinberg Hall, St. Louis, MO 63130

Paid parking is available by permit in the Washington University parking garage or in the Visitor Parking behind the Kemper Art Museum (near Skinker and Brookings Drive). Metered parking is available along Brookings Drive. Free parking is available in nearby Forest Park. Carpooling & Metrolink are encouraged. Visitor parking info can be found on Washington University’s website.

Free for USGBC-Missouri Gateway Chapter Members, AIA-St. Louis members & Full-time Students; $20 for Non-members

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QUESTIONS? Contact USGBC-Missouri Gateway staff by email or phone (314) 577-0225.

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