25 Jun '13, 12pm

Green Build Blog: Excellence in Building: Worth the Trip to Phoenix

Each year, the editors at Fine Homebuilding and GBA GreenBuildingAdvisor.com hit a bunch of trade shows and conferences. We go for a number of reasons. The big shows (IBS, KBIS, and AIA) are where the big product releases happen and where we can expose the most people to our brand. We often have our own booth at these shows, and along with our contributors, we sometimes have the opportunity to speak about relevant topics in home building and design. Some shows, like GreenBuild, are just inspiring. I left last year's GreenBuild more excited about the prospect of a zero-energy car than a zero-energy house. But the smaller shows and regional events are where we go for our own education (and to find new authors). Presentations from leading experts I went to the Excellence in Building conference held by the Energy & Environmental Building Alliance (EEBA) for the first time last...

Full article: http://www.greenbuildingadvisor.com/blogs/dept/green-buil...

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