WASHINGTON — Registration is now open for Greenbuild, the U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) annual conference and exhibition and the world’s largest conference and expo dedicated to green building, will be held from Nov. 19-21 in Boston at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.


This year’s keynote speakers include world-renowned leader and Nobel Peace Laureate Archbishop Desmond Tutu; E.O. Wilson, University Research Professor Emeritus and Honorary Curator of Entomology at the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University; and Janine Benyus, Co-founder and Principal, Biomimicry Guild.
 
Other speakers will include Paul Anastas, Director, Center for Green Chemistry and Green Engineering, Yale University; Stefan Behnisch, Principal, Behnisch, Behnisch & Partners; Carol Browner, Principal, The Albright Group, and former EPA Administrator; Majora Carter, Executive Director, Sustainable South Bronx; Howard Frumkin, Director, The National Center for Environmental Health, CDC; Van Jones, President and Founder, Green For All; Bill McKibben, Environmentalist and Author; and Leith Sharp, Director, Harvard Green Campus Initiative (HGCI).
 
A variety of workshops and educational sessions will be offered throughout the show related to green building, and for the first time, this year’s selection of over 100 educational sessions will also include programs that have been approved through the USGBC Education Provider Program.
 
For more information on the conference, including registration, visit www.greenbuildexpo.org.



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