Speaker: Carlie Bullock-Jones, Ecoworks Studio Track: Pioneering Practices Topic:An Introduction to the WELL Building Standard Description: Our built environment can shape our habits and choices, regulate our sleep-wake cycle, drive us toward healthy and unhealthy choices, and passively influence our health through the quality of our surroundings. The WELL Building Standard provides the opportunity to design and build with a human-centered approach, which ultimately supports the industry in comprehensively addressing human health. WELL is a performance-based system for measuring, certifying, and monitoring features of the built environment that impact human health and wellbeing, through air, water, nourishment, light, fitness, comfort, and mind. This presentation will introduce the purpose, key components, and structure of the WELL Building Standard. Objective for this session include: Understand the core WELL Building Standard features; Provide and overview of the WELL Certification process; and Provide and overview of the WELL Certification process.