Hanley Wood and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) have announced the results of the Greenbuild International Conference and Expo, held recently in New Orleans. According to show officials, attendance at the event totaled 17,507, with 552 exhibiting companies participating in 142,000 square feet of exhibit and display space on the trade show floor.
•Closing Plenary featured author David Brooks
•USGBC Leadership Awards Luncheon, which annually recognizes outstanding efforts to advance green building design and construction
•LEED Certification Work Zone, where participants got one-on-one advice about their LEED projects from LEED reviewers
•TalentFX, a place for millennials to gather for career building skills
•Women in Green Power Breakfast, which celebrated females who are actively making a difference in sustainability
•The Greenbuild Film Festival, which showcased films, international videos and documentaries that promote the advancement of the green movement