Greenbuild 2008 was an amazing conference.
Much can be said about it, but I’ll try to let the pictures do most of the talking.
In short it seems the USGBC has truly catalyzed the Green Building Industry by providing just enough structure to enhance competition. You can argue various elements of it, but the momentum is amazing.
This year apparently had over 25,000 attendees. It was standing room only in some of the talks and people literally had to argue their way into sessions that were so tightly packed. Check out these statistics on past Greenbuild conferences.
Here’s some shots of the expo floor. Note isle 1/2, then 5/6 and then… 27/28. It was just a *massive* collection of purveyors of solar, energy efficiency devices, building management systems, natural lighting solutions, recycled floor options and so on and on and on.
Here’s a roundup of more news on the conference…