Aug. 1, 2018 | San Francisco

UCSF Mission Bay Conference Center

Register now


Building a sustainable future in the Pacific Region

Hosted by USGBC Northern California, GreenerBuilder is a one-day conference and expo for green building professionals. The annual event unites all of the key players in greening Northern California’s built environment – including architects, engineers and contractors — to discuss industry trends, new research and emerging technologies. GreenerBuilder is where you can get the strategies and tools to help create a more sustainable future in the Pacific Region.

Conference highlights

Hear inspiring keynotes

Past speakers include Mahesh Ramanujam, president and CEO of USGBC and GBCI.

Meet your peers

Build business relationships that last beyond the conference at our special networking events.

Earn continuing education hours

GreenerBuilder attendees can earn continuing education (CE) hours to help maintain their LEED professional credentials.

Explore our exhibit floor

Take your green building project to the next level. Our expo floor will feature today’s leading green building products and services in California.


What you’ll learn

Our educational sessions will explore the latest LEED innovations, such as LEED v4.1, the performance-based platform Arc and new programs like LEED for Cities that help shape sustainability performance at the local level.

Other session topics will focus on the latest trends in green building, such as CALGreen building code updates, net zero energy, affordable housing, climate change, resiliency and public health.

Continuing education

GreenerBuilder attendees can earn CE hours to help maintain their LEED professional credentials.

Session tracks

Energy and decarbonization
Equity and access
Health and wellness
Landmark projects and owner's perspective
Resilience and adaptation
Technology and data
Water and waste