2017 Sustainability Symposium

GBCI and AIA CEUs Pending Approval
Penn State at the Navy Yard, 4960 South 12th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19112
Fri, 05/05/2017 - 8:00am - 4:30pm

Delaware Valley Green Building Council is excited to announce the seventh annual Sustainability Symposium, happening May 5th at Penn State at The Navy Yard. The Symposium is a full day of educational sessions covering cutting edge green building and sustainability topics and industry best practices, including LEED, Passive House, Living Building Challenge, Enterprise, WELL, green stormwater infrastructure, and 2030 Districts. Please join us to hear experts from across the region and beyond as they gather to discuss their current work, opportunities for social, environmental, and economic impact, and challenges ahead in the sustainability field. GBCI and AIA CEUs pending approval. 

Check out last year's Sustainability Symposium.


Early bird tickets are on sale for DVGBC Members only starting Tuesday, February 21st - Monday, March 6th. Early bird tickets will open to non-members on Tuesday, March 7th. Early bird ticket sale will close for members and non-members on Monday, March 21st.

Want to become a member? Join now!

For those who submitted a session proposal, if your session is selected you will receive free admission to the Symposium. All applicants will be notified either way before early bird ticket sale closes. 

Early Bird Prices: 
  • DVGBC Members: $40 (Log in to our website to receive member discount. Membership will be verified.)
  • Non-Members: $90 (available starting Tuesday, March 7th)
Regular Prices (starting Tuesday, March 21st) 
  • DVGBC Members: $50 
  • Non-Members: $100
  • Government/Non-Profit: $75
  • Student: $25 

Session Proposals

We received over 80 session proposals this year! Thank you to everyone who submitted. Our Symposium Committee will review all proposals, and final decisions will be announced early-mid March.


Sponsor the region’s premier green building event and receive a prominent opportunity to showcase your company and its commitment to sustainability. Your audience will include hundreds of individuals who share an interest in sustainability in the built environment in the Greater Philadelphia region. See sponsor package for details. If you have questions, please contact Margaret Salamon, Development Director, via email at msalamon@dvgbc.org or by phone at 215-399-5799.


Thank You To Our Sponsors






ATAS International

CBG South, Inc.

CodeGreen Solutions

Intus Windows

PECO Smart Ideas

Philip Rosenau


Waste Management

Zehnder America