Register Now for "Transforming the Built Environment in Emerging Markets"

Monday 08th July 2013

The World Green Building Council and IFC, a member of the World Bank Group have announced their collaboration to rapidly scale up the construction of green buildings in emerging markets. The new partnership demonstrates a shared commitment to enhancing the built environment and mitigating climate change.  Join us in celebrating this partnership at a special event, "Transforming the Built Environment in Emerging Markets."

The event will be held in Washington DC on Tuesday 16 July (9 to 11 am), and includes the following presentations:

* "The Business Case for Green Buildings”, the WorldGBC's recent report

* The debut of IFC’s EDGE application for mass market green building design and certification

* US Green Building Council on how green buildings respond to climate change

Speakers include:

* Jane Henley, CEO, World Green Building Council

* Prashant Kapoor, Principal Industry Specialist, Green Buildings, IFC

* Roger Platt, Senior Vice President of Global Policy and Law, US Green Building Council

* Marcene D Broadwater, Global Head of Climate Strategy and Business Development, IFC

Register to attend or watch the webcast here.

The World Green Building Council and IFC, a member of the World Bank Group have announced their collaboration to rapidly scale up the construction of green buildings in emerging markets. The new partnership demonstrates a shared commitment to enhancing the built environment and mitigating climate change.  Join us in celebrating this partnership at a special event, "Transforming the Built Environment in Emerging Markets."

The event will be held in Washington DC on Tuesday 16 July (9 to 11 am), and includes the following presentations:

* "The Business Case for Green Buildings”, the WorldGBC's recent report

* The debut of IFC’s EDGE application for mass market green building design and certification

* US Green Building Council on how green buildings respond to climate change

Speakers include:

* Jane Henley, CEO, World Green Building Council

* Prashant Kapoor, Principal Industry Specialist, Green Buildings, IFC

* Roger Platt, Senior Vice President of Global Policy and Law, US Green Building Council

* Marcene D Broadwater, Global Head of Climate Strategy and Business Development, IFC

Register to attend or watch the webcast here.