2017 Sustainability Symposium

CEUs Pending
Penn State at the Navy Yard, 4960 South 12th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19112
Fri, 05/05/2017 - 8:00am - 4:30pm

Delaware Valley Green Building Council is excited to announce the seventh annual Sustainability Symposium, happening May 5th at Penn State at The Navy Yard. The Symposium is a full day of educational sessions covering cutting edge green building and sustainability topics and industry best practices, including LEED, Passive House, Living Building Challenge, Enterprise, WELL, green stormwater infrastructure, and 2030 Districts. Please join us to hear experts from across the region and beyond as they gather to discuss their current work, opportunities for social, environmental, and economic impact, and challenges ahead in the sustainability field. GBCI and AIA CEUs pending approval. 

Check out last year's Sustainability Symposium.


Event Cost:

  • DVGBC Members: $50 (Log in to our website to receive member discount.) 
  • Non-Members: $100 (Want to become a member? Join now!)
  • Government/Non-Profit: $75 (Government/Non-Profit email must be used when registering.)
  • Student: $25 (School email must be used when registering.)


Sponsor the region’s premier green building event and receive a prominent opportunity to showcase your company and its commitment to sustainability. Your audience will include hundreds of individuals who share an interest in sustainability in the built environment in the Greater Philadelphia region. See sponsor package for details. If you have questions, please contact Margaret Salamon, Development Director, via email at msalamon@dvgbc.org or by phone at 215-399-5799.


Thank You To Our Sponsors







                                   ABM                                      Allied Universal
                                   ATAS International CBG South, Inc.
                                   CodeGreen Solutions  Intus Windows
                                   MaGrann Associates Moore Brothers Wine Company
                                   PECO Smart Ideas Philip Rosenau
                                   PIDC RMF Engineering, Inc.
                                   Sass Moore & Swegon Skanska
                                   Steel Recycling Institute Uponor
                                   Waste Management  Zehnder America
Session Proposals

We received over 80 session proposals this year! Thank you to everyone who submitted. Final sessions will be announced the first week of April, at which point we will invite registered attendees to weigh in on which sessions they would like to attend so we can better estimate room capacity. Final schedule will be released the week of April 17th. Stay tuned for upcoming e-newsletter announcements!  



For those travelling from out-of-town, there are many overnight accommodations available in downtown Philadelphia. Also note that there is the LEED Certified Courtyard Marriott Philadelphia South (pictured above) conveniently located at The Navy Yard, and DVGBC attendees are eligible to receive a discount! To receive the discount make your reservation here.