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May 10, 2010
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The National Green Building Conference will be held May 16-18 in Raleigh, N.C.

Green building can mean different things to different people: site design and development, sourcing of materials, methods for energy and water efficiency, and more. The 2010 National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) National Green Building Conference promises to take a whole-house approach to the practice and give attendees all the tools they need, including contacts and ideas for getting started.

The National Green Building Conference, to be held May 16-18 in Raleigh, N.C., is the only national conference targeted to green building for the mainstream residential building industry. Pre-conference courses will run May 13-15.

In addition to the exhibition and educational sessions, several special events are scheduled. On May 16, a Tour of Green Homes will show attendees the diversity of green building. In addition, the tour will bring to life how the Green Building Standard works, as several homes in the tour were built to the standard. Separate registration is required.

The National Green Building Awards Dinner, scheduled for May 17, honors individuals and projects that represent the best in green building over the past 12 months. Separate registration is required.

The Taste of the South Reception takes place on May 16 at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Science in Raleigh, which is walking distance from the convention center and conference hotels.

THURSDAY, MAY 13
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.:  Business Management for Building Professionals

FRIDAY, MAY 14
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.: Advanced Green Building: Building Science

9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.: Green Building for Building Professionals

SATURDAY, MAY 15
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.: Advanced Green Building: Building Science

9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.: Green Building for Building Professionals

1:00-6:00 p.m.: Conference Registration and Information

SUNDAY, MAY 16
8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.: Registration

9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.: Tour of Green Homes

4:00-5:30 p.m.: Opening General Session and Keynote

5:30-7:30 p.m.: Welcome Reception in the Exhibit Hall
 
MONDAY, MAY 17
7:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.: Conference Registration and Information

8:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.: Exhibits Open

8:00-9:00 a.m.: Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall

9:00-10:30 a.m.: Concurrent Sessions

10:45-11:45 a.m.: Concurrent Sessions

11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m.: Lunch in the Exhibit Hall

1:00-2:30 p.m.: Concurrent Sessions

3:00-4:30 p.m.: Concurrent Sessions

4:30-5:30 p.m.: Concurrent Sessions

5:30-7:00 p.m.: Networking Reception in the Exhibit Hall

7:00-9:00 p.m.: NAHB Green Building Awards Dinner
 
TUESDAY, MAY 18
7:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.: Conference Registration and Information

9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.: Exhibits Open

8:00-9:30 a.m.: General Session

9:30-10:15 a.m.: Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall

10:15-11:45 a.m.: Concurrent Sessions

12:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m.: Concurrent Sessions

For additional information, call (202) 266-8133 or (800) 368-5242, or visit www.nahb.org.

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