Schweitzer + Associates
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Presentations

“Green Development Project Management Solutions for Sustainable Communities of the Future” in Sustainable Practices for the 21st Century Series, by Our Planet TV, 2009. (1/2 hour TV show on Fox Business Network and regionally on CNN Headline News). 

Big Builder Virtual Conference: Dallas Dream Team. November 18, 2009. www.bigbuilderconference.com.

“Turning Green into Green”. Building Industry Association of Orange County, October 22, 2009.

“How Climate Change Policy Could Affect You”. Roundtable Discussions on ULI’s Mega-Priority Issues, Urban Land Institute-Orange County, October 21, 2009

FutureBuild LA: "Rebuilding Neighborhoods One Block At A Time – Green Financing", Urban Land Institute, Los Angeles District Council, October 20, 2009.

Green Mech Radio show, July 8, 2009 www.GreenMech.org.

“Impact of Sustainability on the Housing Market”. Real Estate Economics Webinar, June 10, 2009.

“Green Neighborhoods: Costs and Benefits – Framing the Debate – Refocusing on Value”, ULI’s Developing Green Conference, Beverly Hills, CA, May 12-13, 2009.

“Green Building: A Cost/Benefit Analysis”, NAHB Pillars Green Building Panel, San Diego, CA, March 18, 2009.

“Economic Strategies: Putting a Down Payment on a Preferred Future”, EDAW/Urban Land Institute (By invitation only) Low Carbon, Low Water Communities in a Recovering Economy, San Diego, CA, February 5, 2009.

“Redefining the Business Case for Sustainable Development” - Implementing Sustainable Development in Your Community: A Workshop for Local Public Officials, Chapman University, City of Orange, CA, January 8, 2009.

“Economic Strategies: Putting a Down Payment on a Preferred Future”, EDAW/Urban Land Institute (By invitation only) Low Carbon, Low Water Communities in a Recovering Economy, Atlanta, GA, November 13, 2008

“Land Use and Energy: Drivers, Barriers and Solutions”, Urban Land Institute, Fall Meeting, Miami, FL, October 30, 2008

“Solar for Production Homebuilders: The Differentiation Factor”, Solar Power International 2008, San Diego, CA, October 15, 2008

“Building Sustainable Communities: Issues, Gaps and Solutions”, Endangered Planet Foundation, “Life on the Edge” Symposium, Festival of Arts, Laguna Beach, CA, October 5, 2008.

“Optimizing Value with Sustainable Community Development”, Pacific Coast Builders Conference – ‘California Forum’ Carbon Emissions + Housing, San Francisco, CA, June 26, 2008.

“Developing Sustainable Planned Communities: The Push/Pull of Regulation vs. Innovation – It’s all about Collaboration!”, University of California, Davis, Climate Change Solutions & Implementation Speaker Series, Irvine, CA, May 14, 2008.

“Green for the 21st Century – Creating Value Through Sustainability”, presented to Benny Landman and his Associates, LaJolla, CA, April 25, 2008.

“Green Certification Programs: Which Program is Right for You?”, ULI “Developing + Investing Green: Creating Value Through Sustainability” Conference, Charlotte, NC, April 7, 2008.

“Long Term Strategic Planning – Residential Sector”, California Public Utilities Commission, Market Transformation and Education Subcommittee, Sacramento, CA, December 19, 2007.

“Sustainable Development – A Cultural Mandate for a Changing Climate”, ULI Orange County Second Annual Sustainability Forum “The Culture of Sustainability”, Irvine, CA, November 1, 2007.

“Going Green”, Cox Forum TV Interview and Presentation, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, August 16, 2007.

“Dollars + Sense of Sustainability”, ULI Developing Master Planning Communities: Reinventing for the Future, Huntington Beach, CA, June 14-15, 2007.

“Integrated Sustainable Community Development / Master Developer – Rancho Mission Viejo”, California Public Utilities Commission – Big Bold Energy Efficiency Strategy Workshop, Sacramento, CA, June 7-8, 2007.

“Sustainable Development and Affordable Housing”, ULI Chicago – Spring Meeting, Sustainable Development Council, Chicago, IL, May 10, 2007.

“The Ranch Plan; Sustainability Program Update”, presented by Paul Johnson, Rancho Mission Viejo, March 21, 2007.

“The Value-Added of Sustainability for Residential Stakeholders”, ULI Orange County, November 9, 2006.

“What is Sustainable Development?  What is it Not? And Why is it Important for Southern California?
, ULI Orange County District Council, Costa Mesa, 1995.