April - Free Webinars - Climate Change Adaptation for Designers
Climate Change Adaptation for Designers
Joe Cain – Consultant – Eco Fitting Your Home
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 –12:00-1:00pm ET
To register, create an account. Registration closes 2 hours before event begins.
In this webinar, participants will learn about data used to monitor climate and how the building industry has contributed to current disruptions we witness every month. This will include learning how our technology has evolved and why quick action can help alleviate the stress on the environment.
Design professionals have a unique position of advisor to homeowners as they invest in their homes and this is an opportunity to make a major impact on the environment while designing for a healthy home. Learn basic steps that can be implemented in your design practice that will help improve indoor air quality, promote convenience and reduce the carbon emissions from the built environment.
In addition to understanding the impacts designers have had on climate change, solutions for product selection and design concepts will be presented. Designers will complete the webinar with ideas and action items that can prepare then to become sustainability leaders.
At the end of this session you will:
- Understand the drivers of climate change that take place in the building industry.
- Recommend various products based on a set of criteria.
- Actions designers can take to minimize their impact on the environment.