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Illinois Green August Member Breakfast

Aug 30, 2023 8:00AM—9:00AM

Arup 35 E Wacker Dr Chicago, IL 60601

Connect with other green building professionals with a morning of networking. This members-only event is an opportunity to meet other like-minded professionals and share ideas. Generously hosted by Arup at their downtown office, this event features light breakfast and coffee. Members may bring a guest to introduce them to our community (please register guest in…

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Oak Park Green Home Tour: Phius Zero Historic Renovation

Aug 10, 2023 4:30PM

Location in confirmation email

Please join Phius Alliance Chicago and Illinois Green Alliance for an mid-construction tour of Oak Park’s first Phius Retrofit residence. This historic home is being thoroughly refashioned for a young family, with an updated plan, a strong connection to the yard from the kitchen and new mudroom, covered patio, and flexible rooms for work-at-home, gym, or guest functions. The insulation…

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Portfolio Level Transformation: Operational and Embodied Carbon Reduction

Jul 27, 2023 12:00PM—1:00PM


The Chicago energy landscape is set to change on an unprecedented scale over the next decade. Guided by the Chicago Climate Action Plan, Chicago Energy Transformation Code, and Chicago Building Decarbonization Strategy, City leadership have set the stage for large overhauls in how buildings are both designed and operated. While sustainable design of new buildings…

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[Sold Out] Commercial Building Decarb Summit: Getting Past Politics to the Technical, Economic, and Practical Reality

Jul 26, 2023 1:00PM—6:00PM

151 N Franklin St

This event has sold out and is no longer open for registration. Use the promo code IGA23 at checkout to receive the member price of $25! Join BOMA Chicago and Illinois Green Alliance for a timely half-day summit exploring industry trends and best practices around commercial building decarbonization. Throughout the afternoon, attendees will explore key…

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Evanston Green Home Tour: Mid-Construction Passive House Project

Jul 23, 2023 2:30PM—4:30PM

1210 Maple Avenue, Evanston, IL 60202

Join Illinois Green and Phius Alliance Chicago for a green home tour on Sunday, July 23! This modern home, located in one of Evanston’s historic districts, is on track to be Evanston’s first certified Passive House, one of the most rigorous building certifications for comfortable, energy efficient, and resilient homes. With tight construction and a…

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Race to Net Zero 5K & Fundraiser

Jul 22, 2023 9:30AM—12:00PM

Humboldt Park & Association House

Illinois Green Alliance’s Annual Race to Net Zero 5k Run/Walk Fundraiser Please join the Illinois Green Alliance Auxiliary Board for Illinois Green’s third annual Race to Net Zero 5K and fundraiser! To register for the race, select “purchase tickets” or to just donate to campaign, click the “donate” button or donate to one of the…

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Next Gen Design Innovation: Lab and Research Facilities of the Future

Jul 13, 2023 12:00PM


There is an increasing acknowledgement of the link between carbon reduction, healthy buildings, and the positive impact of each on building occupants. Promega Corporation’s Kornberg Center, completed in 2021 in Madison, Wisconsin wielded a global lens and next-generation, cross-disciplinary collaboration to create what ultimately has become one of the most sustainable and resilient laboratory research…

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(Partner Event) WISE x BPP: Capitalizing on the Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund

Jul 10, 2023 12:00PM—1:30PM


BE-Ex’s Women in Sustainability & Energy (WISE) and the Building Performance Partnership present Capitalizing on the Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund, a panel event discussing the federal grant competition, program strategy and implementation, and the profound influence the Inflation Reduction Act investment can have on communities and climate. Join us as we delve into the intricacies of the Greenhouse Gas…

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Sustainability Trivia Night with Illinois Green Alliance

Jun 28, 2023 6:00PM—8:30PM

Dom's Kitchen & Market 2730 N. Halsted St Chicago, IL 60614

Illinois Green Members receive a $5 discount to this event — please log-in to view that ticket level. Join the Illinois Green Alliance Auxiliary Board for a summer evening of sustainability trivia! Enjoy drinks and hors d’oeuvres at the Greenhouse space of Dom’s Kitchen & Market in Lincoln Park! This sustainability themed trivia set will be…

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(Partner Event) Environment Analyst Global Business Summit 2023: Delivering Real ESG Integration for an Equitable Transition

Jun 27, 2023—Jun 28, 2023

Radisson Blu Aqua - 221 N. Columbus Drive

In a rapidly evolving landscape, the Global Business Summit will give you the opportunity to come together with over 150 sustainability consulting leaders, clients and stakeholders to explore how sustainability and ESG drivers are impacting the North American market, learn how to respond to these, and develop strategies to fully integrate ESG within your business and showcase…

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