Trainings | WGIC Bangalore 2018

Trainings


For the First Time in India, Green Technology
Training Sessions only at WGIC 2018

Enroll for the first time in India, in various Training Sessions and Workshops that are scheduled to happen at World Green Infrastructure Congress 2018, and benefit from world class expertise and hands on training on best practices in Green Technology and Sustainable Infrastructure.

Find below, the details on the various trainers, attendees, and other relevant information.


Trainers

Green roof Professional Certification

Participate with the Training Program, and get certified with Green roof Professional Certification.
Duration (6-8 Hrs)


Steven Peck

About the Trainer: Steven Peck is founder and president of Green Roofs for Healthy Cities, a non-profit industry association promoting the planning, designing and building of green roof, green walls and other architecture projects. Green Roofs was established in 1999.

Peck holds an honors B.A. from McGill University in Political Science and Economics. He was born in Canada. He spent the past 15 years conducting public policy research in the fields of technology innovation and diffusion, and urban sustainability. In 1999 he co-authored a federal government report on barriers to green roof technology diffusion called “Green Backs for Green Roofs.” Peck is an "Editor-at-Large" and publisher of the Living Architecture Monitor magazine, a quarterly publication that his organization puts out. It profiles green roof, living wall, urban agriculture profiles, developments and research in North America. He is the founder of the Annual International Greening Rooftops for Sustainable Communities Conference, Awards and Trade Show.



Net zero Water, Green 101

Enroll in this valuable Training Session, and add valuable participatory experience and certification in Net Zero Water, Green 101.
Duration: 4-5 Hrs


Jeffery Bruce

About the Trainer: Jeffrey Bruce, FASLA, LEED, ASIC, GRP, is owner of Jeffrey L. Bruce & Company (JBC), a national landscape architectural firm. Founded in 1986, JBC provides highly specialized technical support to many of the nation’s leading architectural and landscape architectural firms on a wide variety of project profiles including engineered soils, green roof technologies, urban agronomy, performance sports turf, and irrigation engineering. Jeffrey has received over 80 separate design and leadership awards and his firm's projects have been published 150 times. He is licensed to practice in 26 states, has served as an invited lecturer, visiting critic, and speaker at over 200 conferences and trade shows and is President of the American Society of Irrigation Consultants (ASIC), and Chairman of Green Roofs for Healthy Cities (GRHC).

Mr. Bruce is a LEED accredited professional, a certified irrigation designer, and an EPA WaterSense Certified Professional. He was one of the first accredited Green Roof Professionals (GRP) in North America and is a founding member of the Sports Turf Committee for the National Interscholastic Association of Athletic Administrators. Mr. Bruce is author of the “Integrated Water Management for Buildings and Sites” seminar series for GRHC and ASIC. (source: jlbruce.com)

Attendees

These trainings are designed for the following professionals

  • Architects
  • Engineers
  • Planners
  • Specifiers
  • Developers
  • Horticulturalists
  • Policy makers
  • Interested consumers
  • Landscape architects
  • Landscape contractors
  • Roofing consultants and
    roofing contractors

Testimonials:

Here are a few previous comments from previous participants, globally.

Team presentations were great, and there was a nice mix of areas covered and activities performed that provided everyone the opportunity to utilize their skills and knowledge