The USGBC South Carolina Chapter is now accepting education program proposals for the 2015 calendar year for Branch programs throughout South Carolina and consideration for the 2015 Green Schools Summit! Please read this full Call for Proposals for full details on topic preference and review process, complete the proposal submittal form and submit to Eleni Glekas, Education Chair (firstname.lastname@example.org) by midnight on February 6th, 2015.
USGBC South Carolina’s education programs advance the Chapter’s mission and enhance the knowledge of our members and interested parties about design, construction, and operational practices, promote green building best practices and the LEED certification process. The intent of all USGBC education programs is to help those involved in LEED and green building projects to learn from others’ best practices, challenges and successes and move the green building market and movement forward in South Carolina.
Preference will be given to topics and building tours that support the mission and strategic initiatives of the Chapter, which includes programs related to LEED v4, green and healthy schools, green and affordable homes, and net zero buildings and sustainable communities. Other related green building or design topics such as building performance and operations, existing building retrofits and green codes will be considered. In your proposal submission, please clearly state how your topic is relevant timely and relevant to the Chapter audience.