Greenbuild 2017 Tours

We are excited to have a series of wonderful tours in and around the City of Boston during Greenbuild 2017.

Hosted by the USGBC Massachusetts Chapter, Greenbuild tours will take place in the days before and after Greenbuild. There are 30 tours available and over 70 sites to visit that cover all of Massachusetts. Learn about the newest in green building design and see the latest sustainable methods. 

Find out more about the tours at Greenbuild this year and register today!

Co-Chairs: Jana Silsby of Perkins Eastman and Jeremy Caron of DCAMM

Volunteering with the Tour Committee:

We are looking for creative, innovative, and energetic volunteers to join the Committee to be tour managers! Interested candidates can email tours@usgbcma.org with a detailing of availability, interest, professional background, skills, and attributes.

This is a unique opportunity for local building professionals and students to get behind-the-scenes of this global celebration of green building and make it an even more memorable event than the past ones. Committee work offers opportunities to grow personally and professionally; to network with the region’s sustainability leaders; and to better the local green economy.

About the Green Building Tours Committee:

The Committee’s objective is to provide Greenbuild 2017 attendees with innovative and educational tours, by identifying and selecting green building tour sites and circuits, planning the logistics of tour operation, and executing the Green Building Tour Program on-site in coordination with USGBC (national). Our responsibilities include:

  • Develop the tour program
  • Issue and manage a request for proposals (RFP) process
  • Choose site selections using both proposed venues and venues nominated by the Committee
  • Assess potential tour sites to assure validity of green features claims
  • Create green building tour circuits
  • Work with USGBC on promotional materials.
  • Adhere to USGBC’s Greenbuild tour guidelines