By Mahesh Ramanujam
The following is a condensed article from USGBC CEO Mahesh Ramanujam. You can read the full article here.
USGBC's vision for 2020
By combining USGBC’s collective, community-wide creativity and spirit of innovation and our wide range of resources, we will provide best-in-class products, services and programs to the global green building industry with the goal of furthering sustainable building practices across the world with purpose-driven speed.
This requires a digital USGBC. We will continue to invest the necessary resources to develop platforms and technologies that will disrupt the market and offer superior convenience, insight and benchmarking to our customers and the green building community at large. Our continued focus will be to establish ourselves as the number one leader of market transformation and customer experience.
Over the next four years, USGBC’s primary focus will be to
- Further the use of LEED in the global marketplace.
- Offer best-in-class sustainability education on its Education @USGBC platform.
- Remain the global thought leader on green building.
- Serve as the global convener for the green building movement.
USGBC commits to investing in the future by developing the full potential of the diverse, committed and passionate people who power our movement. Only by aspiring to, and ultimately achieving, organizational excellence and optimum efficiency across our movement will we be able to solve the challenges of tomorrow and realize the vision and mission of USGBC within a generation, writing a new story about people and their stewardship of the built and natural environment.