SWFL: Green Futures Expo & Energy Options Conference

  • 13 Nov 2010
  • 10:15 AM
  • Charlotte Harbor Event and Conference Center - 75 Taylor Street, Punta Gorda, FL 33950


  • LEED Looks at Lighting
    Architectural Lighting Controls

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Green Future Expo Workshops

November 13th, 2010


Where: Charlotte Harbor Event and Conference Center
           75 Taylor Street. Punta Gorda FL 33950
Times: 10:15 am to 11:15am and 3:15 pm to 4:15 pm
Fees:   FREE

            (Early registration ends October 22nd, 2010)

The Green Futures Expo will be conducting several workshops that will run concurrently with the Expo Saturday. It is going to be a full day of fun and learning with five different workshops on Green Building and Sustainability. 2 of them offer CEU’s for GBCI, AIA, ASID, FBPE and Florida Registered Landscape Architects!

10:15 am to 11:15 - LEED Looks at Lighting

Good for GBCI CE *LEED Specific Credit*, AIA, ASID, FBPE and Florida Registered Landscape Architects

An overview of the Lighting and Energy related credits pertaining to LEED for New Construction and Major Renovation (LEED-NC). Credits and methods discussed include prerequisites EAc1, EAc5, IEQc6, IEQc8.1 & 8.2, SScB and IDC1.1.

3:15 pm to 4:15 - Architectural Lighting Controls

Good for GBCI CE AIA, ASID, FBPE and Florida Registered Landscape Architects

Overview of current code issues regarding controls for the States of Florida, Georgia, and Tennessee. An introduction to the types of controls available such as occupancy sensors, photo-sensors, relay control panels, low voltage switches, astronomical time clocks, touch screen control panels, and building energy management systems. Learn about the benefits and energy savings in regards to lighting controls.

Both are presented by

Allen Weiss PE, LC


Certified Education Provider

Other workshops FREE and OPEN to everybody are offered during the day!

11:30am to 1:00pm - What is Green Building?

1:00pm to 2:00pm   - Rain barrels presentation and demonstration.

2:00pm to 3:00 pm  - What is the value of Green?

For more information: http://www.charlottecountyfl.com/BCS/GreenFutures/

For more information: Julia C. Galofre
Building Code & Sustainability Specialist
Building and Growth Management
Phone: 941-743-1215
E-MAIL: Julia.Galofre@CharlotteFL.com

USGBC Florida Gulf Coast Chapter, c/o Florida Atlantic University, College of Engineering and Computer Science,
777 Glades Road, Room EE 329, Boca Raton, FL 33431-0991, info@usgbc-fgc.org / 561-373-7367
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