Green Building Workshops + Events

bike20tour 3Green Building Bike Tour
Saturday, August 24, 12:30pm
Meet at Sherbourne Common

Join the Emerging Green Builders as they tour Toronto's green buildings by BIKE! Come network with green building experts, be inspired by Toronto’s buildings, and embrace pedal power. Click here to find out more about the event, including to view the bike route and to read about the featured buildings.

boatcruise 3Third Annual Chapter Boat Cruise
Wednesday, September 11, 5:30pm to 10pm
Pier 6 at 207 Queen's Quay West

Don’t miss this opportunity to attend another networking event while exploring the revitalization project of Waterfront Toronto followed by dinner and a cruise through the islands! Click here to read more about the event or to purchase tickets. Thank you again to our partners TRCA & Mariposa, and our gold sponsor, Enbridge.


Legacy Gala: Awards Nomination Deadline Extended
This year, the Chapter will be introducing an awards program at the Legacy Gala which will recognize projects and individuals that demonstrate advancement in the green building industry in Southern Ontario. The deadline for nominations has been extended to August 21, 2013. Click here for more information and for submission details.

Sat, Aug 24 Green Building Bike Tour
See feature above.

Wed, Sep 11 Chapter Boat Cruise
See feature above.

Fri, Sep 13 LEED in Practice: Architectural Design and Documentation (Parts 1 and 2)
Attendees of this full-day workshop will learn about the role architecture plays in sustainable design and construction, as well as how to successfully achieve the LEED credits that are typically the responsibility of the architect.

Sat, Sep 14 Toronto's Eco Chase 2013
Participants face clues and challenges that weave them through some of Toronto’s most innovative green projects. From grinding coffee using the power of a bicycle, to washing a car without a drop of water, participants must work as a team to uncover some of Toronto’s most ground-breaking sustainable businesses. Sign-up for this unique event and also come see the Emerging Green Builders during registration or after the event at the Greater Toronto YMCA floor.

Wed, Sep 18 LEED Breakfast Series, Session #3
Join us for the third Breakfast Series session, where our speakers from Halsall and Enermodal will examine what it would take to achieve LEED Platinum for new and existing buildings. Are there minimum 'rule of thumb' LEED Platinum performance requirements that owners can reference? How easy is it to transition from LEED CS to LEED EB:O&M Platinum?  

Tue, Oct 22 Legacy Gala and Awards Night
The annual Legacy Gala supports the Greater Toronto Chapter’s continuing education, training programs and networking events that promote the success and viability of sustainable building practices. It's the Chapter’s largest networking and primary fundraising event of the year and brings together over 250 industry leaders and supporters.

On Demand Lunch & LEED is Now On Demand!
You can now view our 1 hour presentation about earning your LEED credentials any time you want! Get your questions answered about what it takes to become a LEED professional and how to fulfill the continuing education requirements.

Tue & Wed,
Oct 22 - 23
LEED Green Associate Study Course

Tue & Wed,
Oct 29 - 30
LEED AP BD+C Study Course


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Canada Green Building Council - Greater Toronto Chapter
Queen’s Quay Terminal
207 Queen’s Quay West, Suite 615
Toronto, Ontario M5J 1A7