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Green Building Leaders Rick Fedrizzi And Elora Hardy Announced as Keynote Speakers at Greenbuild India

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/ -- Award-winning conference and expo returns to Mumbai, November 15-16

Today, the Council (USGBC), creators of the LEED program, announced Rick Fedrizzi, Chairman and of the (IWBI) and Elora Hardy, at Ibuku, as keynote speakers for Greenbuild (https://greenbuild.org/india). Greenbuild is presented by and in partnership with the (ABEC). It is the world's largest green building conference experience and a celebration of the intersection of humanity and the built environment.

"Greenbuild is an opportunity for leaders and practitioners across to come together and determine what's next for the green building movement," said Mahesh Ramanujam, president and CEO, and (GBCI). "It's an honor to have Rick and Elora join us for this year's monumental event. Their work serves as an inspiration for what we can achieve when we come together to create a more sustainable world that has the power to improve lives and the environment."


is an of the green building movement and the of USGBC and former of USGBC and GBCI. During his tenure LEED grew to become the world's most widely used green building program. Now as chairman and of IWBI he is working to advance human health through better buildings and communities. Fedrizzi has previously served as the at UTC's and sits on numerous boards and advisory councils including View, , Global Green and

was raised in where she developed a passion for business that respects the land, environment and people. At one time she was designing prints for fashion icon Donna Karan, but moved back to where she founded Ibuku, an innovative design firm exploring the use of bamboo to build homes, hotels, schools and event spaces. She leads a local team of innovative designers, engineers and architects who go outside the conventions of architecture to connect people with nature and

In addition to hearing from powerful industry leaders, Greenbuild is the go-to place for the green building industry to convene and cultivate new relationships. Attendees will have access to robust education sessions, invaluable networking opportunities and an interactive expo hall. For more information on Greenbuild 2018 and to register, visit http://greenbuild.usgbc.org/india, follow @GBCI_India and @USGBC on Twitter and tweet hashtag #GreenbuildIndia to join the conversation.

About Greenbuild

Greenbuild is the world's largest conference and expo dedicated to green building. The ideals and passion of the green building community come alive at Greenbuild. Greenbuild brings together industry leaders, experts and frontline professionals dedicated to in their everyday work, and a unique is sparked. Three days of extensive educational programming, workshops, a vast exhibition floor and provide unrivalled opportunities to learn about the latest technological innovations, explore new products, and exchange ideas with other professionals. Greenbuild is a multi-year recipient of IMEX Green Meetings Award and the 2018 show will be held on Nov. 15-18, Mumbai, India. For more information, visit and follow us on Twitter @Greenbuild, and at com/Greenbuild.

About (USGBC)

The (USGBC) is committed to a prosperous and sustainable future through cost-efficient and energy-saving green buildings. USGBC's mission is 'to transform the way buildings and communities are designed, built and operated, enabling an environmentally and socially responsible, healthy, and prosperous environment that improves the quality of life'.

USGBC builds on this vision through the development and improvement of the LEED rating system, the LEED professional credentials, robust educational offerings, an international network of local community leaders and USGBC member organizations, the annual Greenbuild International Conference & Expo, the and other USGBC initiatives, as well as through advocacy and outreach that encourages and enables green buildings and communities. For more information: USGBC.org.

About (ABEC)

ABEC is India's largest company in the exhibition sector, bestowing excellence from concept to completion. ABEC specialize in conceptualizing over 70 shows across 10 verticals in over 19 major cities pan India and are the pioneers in the Indian trade exhibition and conference market propelling businesses for over two decades by creating unique platforms. ABEC Exhibitions hosts the "ACETECH" - Asia's largest and world's 3rd largest Infrastructure & Architecture show in India.

Source: U.S.

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First Published: Thu, October 11 2018. 18:20 IST
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