||YR&G New York Winter Party
||Join YR&G for festivities, drinks, and an assortment of food to celebrate the coming year!
||TOD Marketplace Technical Advisory Panel
||See YR&G Principal Josh Radoff participate in the technical advisory panel at the TOD Marketplace.
||Colorado Rockies Opening Day Celebration
||Stop by for pre-game drinks and festivities, then hang out on the deck and watch the game with us at the office!
||2016 HD Expo: The Evolution of Sustainability and the Built Environment
||This session will review the disruptive forces transforming the world of sustainability and healthy places, and showcase the potential to impact projects and businesses in the hospitality industry.
||YR&G and Curmudgeon Group’s “Ecology Changes Everything,” Workshop
||We will consider how exposure to juxtaposing ecologies, our natural environment, and daily culture influences collaboration and shapes the way we solve problems in the workplace. Participants will work in groups on strategic, creative, and quasi-scientific problem solving throughout the day; with multiple opportunities to pitch challenges and refine solutions.
||New York Happy Hour Lecture – The BIT Building Program
||The next YR&G New York Happy Hour heralds the introduction of a new program that will work to bring sustainable operations best practices to a broad audience. It’s 2.5 years–and many evenings and weekends of scheming later–and we are pleased to welcome the BIT Building program into being. Come learn about the program, meet the folks behind it, and find out how BIT is here to help bring sustainability to all buildings.
||Healthy Places, Healthy People: Building a Healthier Colorado in 2015 and Beyond
||YR&G Principal, Josh Radoff, will be moderating the Urban Land Institute Colorado & Colorado Health Foundation event, “Healthy Places, Healthy People; Building a Healthier Colorado in 2015 and Beyond,” on November 20th at the Infinity Park Event Center in Glendale, Colorado.
||Facades+ Dialog Workshop
||The design of any façade is multi-objective. From a performance perspective the implications of daylighting, natural ventilation, and the drive for increasing levels of energy efficiency have direct technical and aesthetic implications. Each of these influences on facades will be discussed from a program and climatic perspective by convening a panel of expertise on the criteria required for daylighting, natural ventilation, and energy.
||Chicago Happy Hour Lecture – The BIT Building Program
||The next YR&G Chicago Happy Hour heralds the introduction of a new program that will work to bring sustainable operations best practices to a broad audience. It’s 2.5 years–and many evenings and weekends of scheming later–and we are pleased to welcome the BIT Building program into being. Come learn about the program, meet the folks behind it, and find out how BIT is here to help bring sustainability to all buildings.
||Chicago Happy Hour Lecture – The Roofcrop Farm
|Using the comprehensive green-roof system developed by Omni Ecosystems, The Roof Crop grows clean, responsibly-grown produce and delivers it with minimal environmental impact. YR&G is continuing our successful Happy Hour Lecture Series with an evening of short presentations followed by Q&A sessions with the experts. Please join us at the newly finished West Loop rooftop farm!
||Billion Oyster Tour
|The New York Harbor School and the Billion Oyster Project have been growing and restoring oysters in the New York Harbor for over six years. The oysters work to filter water in the harbor while also providing habitat for other species and attenuating wave energy. This rain-or-shine tour will offer a unique opportunity to visit the oyster farm and hear from the team behind the project; including students from public schools around the city.
||Utility Energy Forum
||Join us at the 35th Utility Energy Forum, where you can network with energy efficiency professionals representing energy utilities and allies serving Western states. Josh Radoff, Co-Founder and Principal of YR&G, will deliver the opening keynote–engaging audiences on the delicate subjects utilities are facing and making them think about the responsibilities and the possibilities we all have in front of us.
||Creative Metrics Panel
||Curmudgeon Group & The Simple Good are teaming up this spring to host an interdisciplinary panel addressing the future of metrics and analytics allowing for artists, arts organizations, brands, and creatives to track the short and long-term impact of creative, emotional, and artistic experiences on a range of demographics, including but not limited to youth, minorities, neighborhoods, public audiences, and brand identity.
||3rd Annual Rockies Opening Day Bash
||Celebrate the opening home game of the Rockies 2015 season with our 3rd Opening Day Bash at the YR&G Denver office in LoDo. Stop by for pre-game drinks and festivities, and then stay and hang out on the deck and watch the game with us at the office.
||Women in Green Breakfast
|Join YR&G New York for an inaugural event open to all women in the green building industry.
||Cocktails by Candlelight
||Join YR&G New York for an evening of wine, hors d’oeuvres, and signature cocktails.
||USGBC Colorado Metropolitan Branch – “Health and the Built Environment”
||In this session, we present the growing body of research that links health, the built environment, and occupant behavior, highlighting strategies for designing, building, and managing spaces that support a healthy, engaged, and sustainable workforce. Presented by YR&G Principal Josh Radoff.
||New York Happy Hour Lecture Series – “Rating System Roundup”
||Join us for a series of short presentations detailing key considerations for various ratings systems including SITES, WELL, LEEDv4, and others. The presentations will be followed by a Q&A session with the Principals of YR&G – Lauren Yarmuth, Josh Radoff, and Jenny Carney.
||New York LEED Green Associate Training
||The YR&G LEED Green Associate (GA) training is designed to provide an introduction to LEED, with a focus on the new LEED version 4 for New Construction and Major Renovations (LEED-NC). Training will be delivered by Principal Lauren Yarmuth.
||Chicago Happy Hour Lecture Series
||Join us for several short presentations about the Living Building Challenge Collaborative in Chicago, including one by Senior Sustainability Manager John Mlade.
||Greenbuild After Party
||Join us for our annual Greenbuild After Party at the Metropolitan Night Club!
||Motivating Passion for Sustainable Design:
Beauty, Biophilia and The Living Building Challenge
||Join us as YR&G Principal Lauren Yarmuth moderates this discussion of how beautiful and integrated architecture, engineering, and interior design that considers occupant experience at the forefront nurtures a physical connection between humans and their built environment.
||YR&G Chicago – Happy Hour Lecture Series
||Join us as YR&G Principal Jenny Carney outlines innovative ways to Inspire High Levels of Sustainability Engagement in Operators and Occupants
||YR&G NYC – Happy Hour Lecture Series
||Join us as Peter Syrett of Re:Place Urban Studio helps us to understand how Building Product Transparency and Disclosure is changing the marketplace.
||Design with Purpose Party @ Forum Studio Chicago, IL
||Close out the AIA Convention with Architecture for Humanity Chicago at the Design with Purpose event, co-hosted by Forum Studio, Latent Design and YR&G