Morning Event              11:30 am – 12:30 pm
The Living Building Challenge presented by Jason F. McLennan, CEO Cascadia Region Green Building Council
Senate Chambers, Room 180, University Centre, University of Victoria, 3800 Finnerty Road (Ring Road)
No charge; for best seating, arrive early.

Afternoon Event             4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Introduction and Update on Living Buildings
Jason F. McLennan, CEO Cascadia Region Green Building Council

CIRS: The Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability
John Robinson, Professor, Institute for Resources, Environment & Sustainability, and the Department
of Geography, UBC presents “CIRS – a living laboratory for sustainable building systems and
technologies – a ‘Living Building’ Targeted Project.”
Dr Robinson is a member of the Climate Action Team, responsible for setting BC’s carbon emissions targets for 2016 and
2020. He is on the board of the Sustainable Cities Foundation, and has been the lead author on the last three reports of
the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.

LEED Canada Initiative
Ian A. Jarvis, President, Enerlife Consulting Inc
Past-Chair, Canada Green Building Council, presents “The LEED® Canada Initiative – The Next
Generation of LEED® Canada”
Mr. Jarvis is a leader in the fields of energy efficiency, green buildings and sustainable communities; he was the founding
chair of the CaGBC and from 1991 – 1999 he was CEO of ROSE Technology Group. He is a member of the National
Advisory Council on Energy Efficiency and the LEED Canada Initiative Steering Committee.

St. Ann’s Academy, Auditorium, 835 Humboldt Street; street parking only.
Cascadia Members: $25.00 | Non-members: $35.00 | Emerging Green Builders and Students: $15.00
Please register online at

Evening Event 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Reception: Network with green leaders in business, development, government and the community. Meet the leaders
and members of the Vancouver Island Branch. Meet our parent chapter CEO, Jason McLennan, and BC Director, Mona

Also in attendance that night – the Canada Green Building Council Board of Directors.
Great people. Good Food. Cash Bar.
Terrace Room, Victoria Marriott Inner Harbour, 728 Humboldt Street
RSVP online at by February 1, 2008