GHW02 - The Future of Sustainable, Healthy Buildings: LEED v4.1 + WELL

Tuesday, November 19 from 11:15 AM to 12:15 PM | B401 « Back

Abstract Text:

The design, construction and operation of buildings impacts on human health and well-being through a variety of pathways. This session explores the future of sustainable, healthy buildings including a look at the streamlined approach to materials taken in LEED v4.1 and strategies to promote mental health. We’ll also look at examples of how leaders in this space are intentionally promoting health and well-being through their pursuit of LEED and WELL certification.
The Global Health and Wellness Summit is Sponsored by ACC and IWBI

Learning Objectives:

Hear about synergies in LEED v4.1 and WELL v2 that promote mental health in spaces, including LEED v4.1 BD+C EQ credit Quality Views and WELL v2 precondition MO2 - Access to Nature.

Identify key updates in the LEED v4.1 BD+C & ID+C Materials & Resources credit category, including credit: BPDO credit – Material Ingredients

Learn why owners prefer materials and products that promote human health, such as those found in LEED v4.1 BD+C & ID+C credit IEQ - Low Emitting Materials.

Gather tips for applying LEED v4.1 BD+C & ID+C and WELL v2 on your projects, including earning credits like LEED v4.1 BD+C & ID+C EQ – Interior Lighting and WELL v2 optimization MO7 – Restorative Spaces.

Learning Level:



GBCI Credit Hours:
AIA Credit Hours:
LEED Specific:
LEED Specific: BD+C, LEED Specific: ID+C, WELL Specific
Well/LEED Specific:
LEED Specific: BD+C, LEED Specific: ID+C, WELL Specific
IDCEC hours:

Education Tracks: Global Health and Wellness Summit

Event Type: Summit > Session