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Material Health Open Innovation Symposium: The Art & Science of Material Health Innovation – November 17, 2020

Be part of the Material Health Open Innovation Symposium on Tuesday, November 17, 2020 from noon to 5 pm EST. Hosted by HPDC, in collaboration with USGBC, this Virtual Zoom event is free for HPDC members and $25 for non-members.

Find out about the latest innovations taking place in the field of Material Health from researchers, educators, manufacturers, architects, designers and ecosystem partners. Experts on the leading edge of innovation will share how the building industry is rapidly transforming to the use of healthier building products. You’ll learn how to improve your products and performance through transparency, openness and innovation in the practice areas of reporting, disclosure, specification and selection of building products.

Session 1 – User-led, Collaborative, Open Innovation Breakthroughs in Material Health Practice
12:00 to 1:00 pm

Session 2 – Leading Edge of Practice Case Studies: Manufacturer Product Innovation
1:00 to 2:00 pm

Session 3 – Leading Edge of Practice Case Studies: Project Design Team Innovation
2:00 to 3:00 pm

Session 4 – Making Material Health Practice the Norm by 2025: The View From Material Health Programs
3:00 to 4:30 pm followed by Roundtable Discussion 4:30 to 5:00 pm

Celebrate 10 years of Material Health advancement with a 25% discount to new HPDC members, and attend the Symposium for free.

If you are not already a member of HPDC, we invite you to join us in our mission of material health transparency!  In celebration of 10 years of Material Health advancement, HPDC is offering a 25% discount to new members through November 17, 2020. If you would like to take advantage of this membership discount, and attend the Symposium for free as an HPDC member, please click here to join.  Use promo code HPDC25 at checkout for any level membership. When you have completed your membership, register here for the Symposium at no cost.

Share Your Team’s Breakthrough Material Health Innovation: Submit Presentations for Sessions 2 & 3. 

Submission Deadline: November 6, 2020.

Building Design Teams and Manufacturers: Don’t miss the opportunity to share your organization’s breakthrough Material Health innovation with colleagues during the Material Health Open Innovation Symposium for Sessions 2 and 3. Each presentation selected will demonstrate performance and results at the “leading edge” of actual practice – based on actual projects and product accomplishments. Presenters may be individuals or project teams. Each presentation will be 15 minutes in length.All presentations submitted will have the opportunity to be included in the published Symposium proceedings, even if not selected for presentation.

If you’d like the chance to share your work at the Material Health Open Innovation Symposium and in published proceedings, hit the button below to submit your presentation!