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Life in a Living Building: The Business Case for Regenerative Buildings


Denis Hayes

  • President of the Bullitt Foundation

Join the discussion as Denis Hayes, president of the Bullitt Foundation, explains what it is like to work in what is commonly described as the greenest commercial office building in the world.

The presentation reviews the building:

  • architecture
  • economics
  • engineering
  • financing
  • general operations
  • regulatory hurdles
Once a former special assistant for energy and the environment to the Governor of Illinois, Mr. Hayes now strives to transform major cities in the Pacific Northwest into global models of sustainability.

ASU Sponsors: University Business Services, University Sustainability Practices, Zero Waste, ASU Wrigley Institute

Community Sponsors: Gold: DPR; Silver: SmithGroupJJR, Mortenson, Make It Circular, Jones Studio, Shepley Bulfinch, Weddle Gilmore Catalysts: Plant Solutions, Co-Lab

Student Org Sponsors: Campus Student Sustainability Initiatives, U.S. Green Building Council Arizona State University Chapter

Monday, October 2, 2017
6:30 - 8:00 p.m.