Accelerating To Zero - Embodied Carbon: Concrete Solutions


Wed May 12, 2021, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Date: Wednesday, May 12, 2021
Duration: 1.5 hrs
Time: 1:00 P.M. - 2:30 P.M. EST Sign-in begins at 12:45 P.M.
Location: Online

Event highlights

Presentation: Concrete, Carbon and Disclosure – Adam Auer, Cement Association
This session will provide a snapshot of recent developments toward the decarbonization of concrete in Canada, with a focus on how the industry is preparing to meet strengthening demand for lifecycle-based embodied carbon disclosures. It will also discuss current collaboration with the federal government to mandate disclosure and carbon intensity targets in public procurement.
Panel Discussion: Can we build low carbon buildings out of structural concrete in Canada today?
  • Jolene Mclaughlin, Project Manager, Sustainable Building Services at EllisDon
  • Zahra Teshnizi, Senior Advisor at Mantle Developments
  • John Pontarollo, VP, Commercial Excellence, Logistics and Sustainable Development at Ash Grove Cement Company
  • Jessica Ng, Director, Construction at Hudson Pacific 


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