2018 Sustainability Symposium

Fri, 5/4/2018 - 8:00am - 4:30pm

Penn State at the Navy Yard, 4960 South 12th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19112

Event Summary

Green Building United is excited to announce the eighth annual Sustainability Symposium, happening May 4th at Penn State at The Navy Yard. The Symposium is a full day of educational sessions covering cutting edge green building and sustainability topics and industry best practices, including LEED, Passive House, Living Building Challenge, Enterprise, WELL, green stormwater infrastructure, and 2030 Districts. Please join us to hear experts from across the region and beyond as they gather to discuss their current work, opportunities for social, environmental, and economic impact, and challenges ahead in the sustainability field.  

Event Details


Penn State at the Navy Yard, 4960 South 12th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19112

Date and Time:

Friday, 05/04/2018 - 8:00am - 4:30pm

Event Cost:

Early bird tickets will first go on sale in mid-February.

Early Bird Members: $50 
Early Bird Non-Members: $100
Members: $75
Non-Members: $150
Government/Non-Profit: $100 (Government/Non-Profit email must be used when registering.)
Student: $25 (School email must be used when registering.)



Thank you to everyone who submitted a session proposal. The Sustainability Symposium committee will be reviewing submissions in the coming weeks; decisions will be announced in February.  

View last year's 2017 Sustainability Symposium program and event information.


For those traveling from out-of-town, there are many overnight accommodations available in downtown Philadelphia. Also note that there is the LEED Certified Courtyard Marriott Philadelphia South (pictured below) conveniently located at The Navy Yard, and Green Building United attendees are eligible to receive a discounted rate of $139/ King Room.  Reserve your room online or call 1-800-321-2211.

To receive the discount, you must make your reservation by Tuesday, April 13th.

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