Wednesday, 15 August 2018
FSC LEADERSHIP AWARDS & GREENBUILD 2018
August 15, 2018
The world’s largest and green building event, Greenbuild 2018 will take place November 14-16 in Chicago. And once again, the Forest Stewardship Council will have a robust presence at the event. In conjunction with Greenbuild, FSC will also be hosting the 2018 FSC Leadership Award celebration.
In the “dog days” of Summer, here are four things to know about Greenbuild 2018:
1) Deadline for FSC Leadership Award nominations is September 14. You can nominate yourself or another leader, and learn more about the awards.
2) FSC Leadership Awards Celebration is on November 14 at Glessner Coach House. Stay tuned for details about this fantastic annual gathering of FSC supporters and green building leaders.
3) FSC is leading a session on “Achieving the Promise of Mass Timber” on Friday, November 16 at the Greenbuild conference. In addition to Corey Brinkema, FSC US President, Brent Davies, VP of Forests and Ecosystem Services at Ecotrust will be presenting on recent research showing carbon benefits of FSC certification, and Kate Simonen, Associate Professor at the University of Washington will be presenting on embodied carbon.
4) Visit FSC at booth #731 in the Wood Pavilion at the Greenbuild Expo. We will have giveaway items and a drawing for a piece of FSC certified furniture! FSC invites you to register for a free Greenbuild Expo pass, good for entry into the tradeshow. Secure your free pass today!
If you have questions or want to learn more about FSC’s involvement with Greenbuild 2018, please contact Karina Carlson at k.carlson at us.fsc point org.