February forum: The Women of Green

February 6, 2010

The February Forum: The Women of Green is SOLD OUT. Check back next month for information on the March forum on Stormwater. Join GreenHomeNYC’s monthly forum for an evening of whirlwind presentations from leading female green professionals! Over ninety minutes, hear from twelve women in the green field, established professionals who are trying and succeeding in changing the environmental movement. Wednesday, February 17th, 2010 6:30-8:30 PM Macaulay Honors College, 35 West 67th Street, Between Columbus and Broadway. Please RSVP below GreenHomeNYC offers AIA credit for this forum. About the forum The presentation will be Pecha Kucha format, where each presenter is allowed 20 images, each shown for 20 seconds – giving six minutes and forty seconds of fame before the next presenter is up! This is a forum for women (and maybe well-behaved men) to see the breadth of careers in the sustainable field that don’t involve what we like to call the green “bling” (ground source heat pumps, solar, wind, bamboo, green roofs, and the like). All GreenHomeNYC forums are free and open to the public. Please RSVP below. Speakers include: Chris Benedict, Chris Benedict, RA: Doing more with Less Catherine Bobenhausen, Viridian Energy and Environmental, LLC: Greening Professionals Erica Brabon, Steven Winter Associates: Health and Safety Mary Brennan, Community Preservation Corporation: Green Lending Annie Chadwick, Clinton Community Garden: Community Gardening Sharon Griffith, NYSERDA: 30 + NYSERDA and Weatherization Maureen Mahle, Steven Winter Assoc.: Green Design and LEED Certification Ariella Maron, NYC Department of Citywide Administrative Services: Greening a Government Charlotte Mathews, The Related Companies: Big and Green Tatiana Morin, NYC Soil and Water Conservation District: The water we waste Carina Molnar, CUNY Institute for Sustainable Cities MC: Evan Mason, Landmarks West!