Zero Carbon Conference 2020

Zero Carbon Conference: Scaling our decarbonized future.

This exciting inaugural event is focused on the intersection of finance, the A/E/C community, and the building materials industry. The Zero Carbon Conference will knit together our community of developers, architects, engineers, contractors, interior designers, and responsible manufacturers who are realizing zero carbon buildings and communities—along with ESG investors who can accelerate the decarbonized investments that are critical to bring them to scale.

Join together with 700 international thought leaders, practitioners, and ESG investors under the shared understanding that our future depends on the equitable acceleration of decarbonized projects in the built environment. Through keynotes, plenaries, sessions and individual networking opportunities, the Zero Carbon Conference will unite attendees to deliver the technology, the materials, the know-how, and the financing to pave the way for scalable transformation in global decarbonization efforts.

Featuring Keynote Speakers Tom Steyer and Georges C Benjamin, MD.

Steyer is well known for his climate activism and political grassroots organizing, including founding  NextGen America, a nonprofit organization that mobilizes young people ages 18-35 to turn out for progressive causes and candidates.

Dr. Benjamin is wellknown health policy leader, practitioner and administrator. He currently serves as the executive director of the American Public Health Association, the nation’s oldest and largest organization of public health professionals.

About the International Living Future Institute

The International Living Future Institute is an environmental NGO committed to catalyzing the transformation toward communities that are socially just, culturally rich and ecologically restorative. The Institute is premised on the belief that providing a compelling vision for the future is a fundamental requirement for reconciling humanity’s relationship with the natural world. The Institute operates the Living Building Challenge, the world’s most advanced, holistic performance standard for buildings. It is a hub for many other visionary programs that support the transformation toward a living future. Learn more at www.living-future.org.

Living Future Collaborative Meeting

Join your LF Collaborative for a much-needed check-in. We want to:

  • Hear how everyone has been doing & what you have been doing
  • Share what we have been up to, what’s in the works
  • Understand your current needs and what the Collaborative can do to support your efforts

This meeting will be led by DiAnn Tufts & Jim Newman, Collaborative Co-Facilitators