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2008 Networking Conversation Forums Schedule

Thursday, September 25

ROOM 12:00 - 1:00
San Carlos Hosted Transforming Business and Spreading the Word
Santa Clara Hosted Zero and Renewable Energy – Zero Emissions
Action Hub Hosted Eco Communities, Eco Developments
  • Facilitator: Cael Kendall, Design Ecology
  • David Alpert, Vice President / Principal / Office Director, HGA(Hammel, Green & Abrahamson)
    Andrea Traber, Director, KEMA Services, Inc.
    Jon Dougal, CEO, Innovative Building Materials International
    Shannon Del Vecchio, Feng Shui & Interior Design, Tranquil Spaces Design Group
    Duncan MacKenzie, FSC Market Development Director, Mead Clark and Natural Forest Product Distribution
    Kate Simonen, Founding Partner and COO, Parco Homes
    Rose Tocke, Biologists at the Design Table, Biomimicry Guild
    Taryn Mead, Biologists at the Design Table, Biomimicry Guild

Friday, September 26

ROOM 12:00 - 1:00
San Carlos Hosted Innovative and Regenerative Design
  • Facilitator: Dianna Miller, Senior Researcher, User Experience Design, Rearden Commerce
  • Paula Baker-Laporte, Principal, Baker-Laporte & Associates, Inc.
    Katherine Austin, Architect and Chair of National AIA Housing & Custom Residential Knowledge Community, Katherine Austin, AIA, Architect
    Marty Keller, Director of Construction Management, First Community Housing
    Peter Bruck, Building Official, City of Rohnert Park
    Scott Terrell, Director of Planning, Truckee Donner Public Utility District
    Craig Henritzy, Principal, The Studio of Indigenous Designs
    John Suppes, President, Clarum Homes & Byldan Corporation
    Greg VanMechelen, VanMechelen Architects
    Michael Kloefkorn, Residential Green Building Advocacy Group co-chair, USGBC, Northern California
Santa Clara Hosted Governing and Policy Making Topics
Action Hub Academic Luncheon (By Invitation)

Saturday, September 27

ROOM 12:00 - 1:00
San Carlos Tribal Summit (By Invitation)
Santa Clara Hosted Innovative Practices and Products
  • Facilitator: Dave Porter, MIRM, First Vice President Northwest Division Builder Manager, Countrywide Home Loans
  • Miriam Landman, Green Building Advisor, M. Landman Communications & Consulting
    Darrel DeBoer, Architect, DeBoer Architects
    John Banta, Certified Associate Industrial Hygienist, RestCon Environmental
    Ian Pocock, Operations Manager, Rising Sun Energy Center
    Daniel Robin, Principal Consultant, Daniel Robin & Associates
    Brandon Tinianov, Serious Materials
    Allison Kopf, Project Manager, Solar Decathlon 2009
    Alex Hinds, Director, Marin County Community Development Agency
Action Hub Early Adopters in Green Building (By Invitation)