Brain Food: Introduction to Healthy Buildings
In addition to LEED, this lecture will provide a brief introduction to other green building rating systems like WELL, Fitwel, and Living Building Challenge (LBC). This lecture will also discuss Vanderbilt University's LBC Journey.
- Learn what a “healthy building” means and how that relates to planning, design, construction, and life cycle operation.
- Gain a baseline understanding of the various methods for tracking and certifying the sustainability of projects.
- Understand the procedural differences between LEED, WELL, Living Building Challenge (LBC), and other rating systems.
- Apply knowledge gained from a case study featuring Vanderbilt University and the lessons it learned from an LBC project.