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All this week we will be bringing you video coverage, interviews and Q&As from this year's Greenbuild.

Check out our recap from yesterday's Greenbuild 2014 coverage in New Orleans. 

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Greenbuild 2014 interview with Paul Scialla, WELL

Paul Scialla, Founder of WELL, speaks to USGBC about what the WELL standard is, how it fits with LEED and the value of prioritizing collaboration.  

Greenbuild 2014 interview with Lisa Shpritz, Bank of America

A member of USGBC since 1997, Bank of America is not only committed to providing the best service to its clients, investors and stakeholders but also strives to do well on behalf of the environment. Join Lisa Shpritz, Senior Vice President of Environmental Operations, as she discusses how Bank of America integrates sustainability into their operations and their use of the newest version of LEED.

Greenbuild 2014 interview with Debra Gondeck Becker

USGBC Platinum-level member Honeywell International makes both sustainability and innovation a priority through its well known products and services. Here, they discuss their collaboration with USGBC, including their work with USGBC's LEED Dynamic Plaque. 

Greenbuild 2014 interview with Scot Horst, CPO, USGBC 

Chief Product Officer of The U.S. Green Building Council discusses the LEED dynamic plaque and measuring performance in LEED buildings.

Greenbuild 2014 interview with Edward Kransy and Iris Schumacher, Kimberly-Clark

A worldwide leader in the creation and marketing of personal care and health care products, Kimberly-Clark holds the number one or number two brand share in more than 80 countries. We seek opportunities to make more of our products with sustainable wood fiber, find ways to recycle our packaging, and challenge ourselves every day to discover ways to carry on the resources we enjoy today for generations to come.

Greenbuild 2014 interview with Michael Deane, Turner Construction

Michael Deane, Chief Sustainability Officer of Turner Construction, spends a few minutes talking about making a commitment to green building, Turner's use of LEED, and advice for those just beginning on their path to sustainability. Turner is a large scale international construction services firm that has long been recognized as a leader on the forefront of green building. They practice what they preach and have 16 LEED-certified office spaces of their own.

Greenbuild 2014 interview with Mark Winslow, Gilbane 

Gilbane provides a full slate of construction and facilities-related services – from pre-construction planning and integrated consulting capabilities to comprehensive construction management, close-out and facility management services – for clients across various markets. In this video, Mark Winslow, Environmental Solutions Executive, discusses the green building industry and its impact on communities and the economy.

Greenbuild 2014 interview with Dr. Emma Stewart, Autodesk 

A creator of 3D design software that is used across industries, Autodesk is as innovative as they come. Autodesk helps people imagine, design and create a better world. Everyone—from design professionals, engineers and architects to digital artists, students and hobbyists—uses Autodesk software to unlock their creativity and solve important challenges. Here, Dr. Emma Stewart, Head of Sustainability Solutions for Autodesk, discusses the company’s philosophy on sustainability and their announcement at Greenbuild.

Greenbuild 2014 interview with Priyanka Kochhar, TERI

USGBC's Taryn Holowka spends some time talking with Priyanka Kochhar with TERI. Priyanka discusses how TERI is tackling some of the largest issues from sustainability to gender equity. She speaks to the importance of empowering all people to be agents of change.

Greenbuild 2014 interview with Aaron Smith, Assa Abloy

As the largest global supplier of intelligent lock and security solutions, ASSA ABLOY’s sustainability practices are poised to make a real difference. Sustainability initiatives inform and influence the company’s operations at multiple levels; innovation, product development and employee relations. Aaron Smith, Director of Sustainable Building Solutions, speaks here about the impact of sustainability in their operations and the next frontier of technologies. He speaks specifically about how new building technologies, like automated lock technologies, can help achieve sustainability goals across the built environment.


Greenbuild Interview with Angi Rivera, URS

URS is a fully integrated infrastructure and support services firm that designs, builds, finances and operates properties around the world. Sustainability consulting and planning is a service provided by the firm and it is widely regarded as one of the top green design firms in existence. Here, URS’s Director of Sustainability Services, Angi Rivera, talks about how sustainability is integral to the goals of URS.and the role that LEED plays in achieving those goals. 

Greenbuild 2014 interview with Deepa Sathiaram, LEED Fellow

USGBC's Joe Crea catches up with Deepa Sathiaram, LEED Fellow, to discuss sustainability, building performance, and her vast experience in applying green building technologies and techniques, particularly in India.

Greenbuild 2014 interview with Todd See and Alan Shepherd, WSP Built Ecology

A leading professional services firm with expertise in the areas of sustainable development and natural resource restoration, WSP Group is addressing some of the most challenging issues in development today. Here, Todd See, Senior Vice President, and Alan Shepherd, Director of WSP’s Built Ecology practice, speak about WSP's history of integrating sustainability into its processes and its journey with USGBC over the years. 


Greenbuild 2014 interview with Dr. Nadia Bosch and Claudio Solignani, GBC Italia

USGBC's Joe Crea catches up with GBC Italia's Nadia Bosch and Claudio Solignani to discuss next year's Greenbuild in Verona and the work of Veronafiere.