Shelter from the Storm

Continuing Education Credits

Approved for 1.5 CE Hours
Approved for 1.5 HSW/LU Hours

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If a power outage occurs during a winter cold spell, buildings with poor envelopes will face freezing temperatures indoors within days. And without power for air conditioning in summer, some homes and apartments will become dangerously hot. Is NYC ready for the next blackout? Discover the findings of Urban Green Council’s study Baby It’s Cold Inside comparing the resiliency of typical construction to high-performance buildings. Join the discussion with NYC officials, builders, and property managers about how to improve buildings to prepare for the future.

Heather Roiter Damiano
Director of Hazard Mitigation, NYC Office of Emergency Management

Paul Freitag
Managing Director, Rose Development

Nico Kienzl
Director, Atelier Ten

Romulus Petre
Residential Manager, Urban Glass House

Bomee Jung
Interim Director, Enterprise Community Partners