Fri, 3/13/2020 - 8:00am - 12:00pm
We are excited to partner with the International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) and Brandywine Realty Trust to bring you this exciting WELL Workshop + Tour! The day will be begin with a presentation from Melanie Koch, WELL AP from IWBI. This presentation introduces broad audiences to the WELL Building Standard with a focus on WELL v2. The WELL movement and the impact of the environment on human health and well-being will also be discussed. Key WELL differentiators and the WELL concept framework will be introduced, as well as the value of WELL for different space types. This will be useful for those seeking a high-level overview of WELL, specifically WELL v2.
The day will then conclude with a tour of the NASDAQ WELL certified Gold Office Space in Brandywine Realty Trust's WELL v2 CORE Bronze certified Building (hint: the marquee photo and the one below are just tastes of what you'll see!).
Whether you are a building owner or operator, architect or designer, sustainability consultant or educator, or generally interested in health, wellness, and indoor environmental quality, this event is for you!
Coffee and snacks will be provided. Workshop is worth 3 GBCI CE hours (WELL-specific) and 3 AIA LU-HSWs
8:00 – 8:30 am | Registration and Coffee
8:30 am | Welcome from Green Building United
8:30 – 11:00 am | WELL Presentation
11:00 am – 12:00 pm | NASDAQ WELL Tour
12:00 pm | Event Conclusion
Non-member: $75 (Want to become a member? Join here!)
Drawing upon her experiences in environmental health, Melanie serves on the Technical Solutions team at the International WELL Building Institute (IWBI). She works to support IWBI's mission by providing technical support to project teams, developing tools and resources to facilitate the certification process, and leading workshops and presentations to help educate the industry on the WELL Building Standard.
Prior to IWBI, Melanie worked at Delos as an Associate on the Solutions team where, in collaboration with architects, engineers, and building owners, she developed wellness-focused design and policy strategies for some of the world’s first WELL Certified projects. She also worked at an environmental consulting firm, the Clinton Global Initiative, and an international non-profit that provides access to clean water and sanitation.