Speaker: Holley Henderson, LEED Fellow
Affiliation: H2 Ecodesign, Birmingham, AL
Title: Founder – Author + Consultant
About Holley Henderson:
Holley Henderson is the Common Sense Environmentalist. She has been honored as a LEED Fellow, the green building industry’s most prestigious professional designation. This designation is based on her history of excellence within these dimensions of sustainability – advocacy, education, leadership, technical and commitment. Based on these green successes, Holley was asked to author the book Becoming a Green Building Professional, recently translated into Chinese. Holley has led several green “firsts,” including the first LEED-CI project in the US (Platinum Level) and China (Gold Level), as well as, the first LEED project in Thailand. Most recently, H2 Ecodesign completed over two-million-square-foot LEED-CS (Platinum Level) building complex for the largest energy provider in Thailand.
Topic: Top-Eco-Trends: Racecar Driver Fast Tips On How to Integrate
Ever wonder why you make the decisions you make? How do you select specific materials – green or otherwise – for your designs? Experience the fast-paced (Pecha Kucha) discovery of the hidden brain science behind the complexity of your eco-conclusions. Work with others to recognize green failures while realizing cutting-edge innovations that will help change your decision-making. Leave this fun, interactive session with a new mindset on how to select green materials and a greater understanding of the current trends in these areas. Objectives of this session: Recognize challenges and solutions in the current process of green material decision-making; Analyze a new material selection & solution-making process focused on the balance of technical requirements, as well as, health + well-being; Evaluate the current green material interface between product + designer.