SANTA MONICA CIVIC AUDITORIUM – The 7th Annual Alternative Building Materials & Design Expo will be held on Friday May 7 and Saturday, May 8 from 10 a.m to 5 p.m. FREE admission; $8.00 parking. WHY NOT save $ and energy and take the Big Blue Bus? Pick up the #12 bus on Robertson going north; ask for a transfer; Get off at Pico and take the #7 west to the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium.
Over 100 exhibitors; free stuff; speakers and more! Sign up for a Complimentary Energy Efficiency Kit from The Gas Company.
2010 Speaker Schedule
-Developers Go Green
-Take the LEED: The New Landscape & Irrigation Standards in Santa Monica
-CalGreen: What Does It Mean?
-Financial Rebates and Agency Incentives for Green Building
-AIA Alternative Buildings I Beyond Prefab: Containers, Dirt & Other Affordable Green Construction Strategies
-Legal Issues with Green Building
-Green Retrofitting & Remodeling
-AIA: A Focus on Performance, Instead of Points
-Effectively Selling Green Homes
-Green Building Counsel – LA Chapter Panel
-Sustainable Remodeling & Adaptive ReUse
-Integrating the Whole System – The practice of Living System and Regenerative Design
-Making the Dollars Work – Practical Financial Analysis for Energy Efficiency Retrofits.
-The Facts about Cisterns, Graywater and Drip Irrigation for Home Gardens
Text by Deni Mosser