The Green Building Information Gateway (www.gbig.org) is a global platorm to understand the attributes and performance of buildings around the world. GBIG provides project transparency, market context, and rich, multi-source asset timelines. This webinar will provide an introduction to GBIG and instruction on key features. Participants will have the opportunity to learn about search strategies, data sorting, maps, reports, and export optons.
The presenter, Dr. Chris Pyke, is the Vice President of Research for the US Green Building Council. His recent work includes research on green building finance, human health, greenhouse gas emissions, and resilience. He directs the development of the Green Building Information Gateway (www.gbig.org), a unique global data plaJorm for the green building industry. Dr. Pyke serves in a number of technical advisory roles, including representing the United States on green house gas mitigation issues related to residential and commercial buildings on the United Nation's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (Working Group 3). He is a faculty member at George Washington University, teaching in the graduate Sustainable Urban Planning Program.
This webinar is a part of the Headquarters U. S. Army Corps of Engineers Sustainability & Energy Webinar Series to highlight technical advances, policy issues, and the implementation of sustainability and energy concepts within the E&C community.
DCO Connect: https://connectcol.dco.dod.mil/gbig/
The webinar will be available after Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Video source https://youtu.be/7g-DvM4L6gk