Better Buildings, Better Lives: Big South

  • Date

    Tuesday, December 08 2020-Thursday, December 10 2020

  • Time

    Multi-day event.

  • Location


Individuals around the world are working hard in their local communities to raise the quality of life for human beings every day. Better Buildings, Better Lives: Big South amplifies these stories of leadership from business, public sector, and building industry professionals who are making a measurable impact every day from the South Central & South Atlantic regions.

​Hosted by USGBC’s southern communities and designed for green building professionals, this virtual conference will focus on addressing key topics and issues facing local and regional communities and how green building can create more sustainable buildings, cities and communities that positive impact human health and raise the standard of living for everyone. 

Taking place across 3-days virtually, Dec. 8-10, Better Buildings, Better Lives: Big South features people and projects that are leading the region to a more sustainable, healthy and resilient future. The conference will include thought leadership panels, LEED project showcases, and networking salons. This event is a great way to connect with peers and get your continuing education hours! All registrations include access to recorded sessions that you can review on your own time. Discounted tickets are available for USGBC members, emerging professionals and students.

Limited scholarships are available for qualified individuals with a demonstrated financial or other barrier whose work or studies center around sustainability and green building, health and wellness or resilience. Learn more >>