April 1-3, 2015


  • Living Future Accreditation

    Distinguish yourself as a leader in the International Living Future Community.

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  • Sharpen Your Skill Set

    With the International Living Future Institute's Education programing.

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Education + Events

The International Living Future Institute’s Education and Events Department focuses on personal and professional development that advances consciousness, connection and community for a Living Future. Through our education and events we strive to meet your needs by inspiring educators and by engaging individuals, professionals and organizations through meaningful content and diversified instruction. Whether you want to attend a lecture or a conference, take a course in-person or online, there is an entry point for every budget, schedule and location.

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Upcoming Events

BE15: Net Positive Energy - Power and the Living Building Challenge

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 10:00am

The Building Energy 15 Conference is the flagship program of the Northeast Sustainable Energy Association. Join the International Living Future Institute's Kathleen Smith for this education session to learn about the strategies and issues surrounding the LBC's Energy Petal and Net Zero Energy Buildings. 

Introduction to the Living Community Challenge

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 12:00pm

This 1-hour online workshop will look at the similarities and differences between the LCC and the Living Building Challenge, the built environments most rigorous performance standard.

Living Future 2015: Understanding the Living Building Challenge Workshop

Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 10:00am

The Living Building Challenge engages the broader building industry in the deep conversations required to truly understand how to solve problems rather than shift them. This six-hour workshop will showcase these features along with core concepts needed to develop a working understanding of the certification program.