Emerging Professionals

2018 EP Career Fair: Table Registration

Event Prices: 
Urban Green Sponsor
$250
Non-Sponsor
$350
Nonprofit
$150
Emerging Professionals Career Fair Recruit

Registration for this event has now closed. Please contact emergingprofessionals@urbangreencouncil.org with any questions!

The Urban Green EP Career Fair is NYC’s premier recruiting event for companies seeking talented young professionals in sustainable architecture, interior design, engineering and real estate. We encourage companies in these industries and in other sustainability-related fields to host a table and meet candidates in person.

The Career Fair is presented by Urban Green Council’s Emerging Professionals in partnership with the Earth Institute at Columbia Unversity. 

TABLE PRICING
Urban Green Sponsors: $250
Non-Sponsors: $350
Non-Profits: $150

If more than one person will be attending for your table, please only register yourself as an attendee and contact emergingprofessionals@urbangreencouncil.org with the names of additional tablers. 

Not sure if you’re an Urban Green sponsor?
Visit urbangreencouncil.org/support-us/current-sponsors

SCHEDULE
2:00-3:00pm Table Setup
3:00-6:00pm Career Fair

CONTACT
Questions about the event or hosting a table? Please contact emergingprofessionals@urbangreencouncil.org.

EP Happy Hour

Event Prices: 
Urban Green Member
Free Admission
ENYA Member
Free Admission
Non-Member
$5
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Join Urban Green’s Emerging Professionals and ENYA members for a summer Happy Hour!

Catch up with colleagues and meet new young professionals in sustainability over drinks at Vol de Nuit.

EP Volunteer Day: The Battery Urban Farm

Event Prices: 
RSVP
Free Admission

Join us for a joint volunteer event between Urban Green’s Emerging Professionals and the American Society of Landscape Architects. Members from both groups are invited to get their hands dirty at The Battery Urban Farm.

Volunteers will help with a seasonal project–more details to come. This is a great opportunity to mingle with members of both organizations and spend time outdoors! Attendance is free, but capacity is limited so sign up ASAP.

Food and drinks will be provided after the event courtesy of Maglin.
 
Attire: Please wear closed-toed shoes and weather appropriate clothing that can get dirty. Bring a water bottle if possible.

Directions: Volunteers should meet the horticulture staff at the picnic tables inside the playground at 5:30pm. 

Capacity Limit: Maximum 25 volunteers with waitlist.

EP Movie Night: The Experimental City

Event Prices: 
Non-Member
$15
Member
$10

Above: A rendering of the "Experimental City."

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. 

Join Urban Green's Emerging Professionals for a screening of The Experimental City. This 2017 documentary follows the Minnesota Experimental City project which, proposed in the 1960s, envisioned a futuristic solution to urban problems, modeled by a full-size city to be created from scratch in the isolated woods of northern Minnesota. Following the screening, director Chad Freidrichs will join us for a Q&A.

“The experimental city was different because the idea was, we’re going to use science and technology and rationality to find the answer," Freidrichs recently told Smithsonian Magazine of the project.

speaker
Chad Freidrichs
Director, Producer, Editor, Camera, Sound Design, Colorist, Visual Effects, Archival Transfers, The Experimental City

Open EP Committee Meeting

Event Prices: 
RSVP
Free Admission

Interested in learning more about the Urban Green Emerging Professionals Committee?

Join us for an Open Committee Meeting at ARUP on April 25th! Meet our current EP Committee members, and learn about committee planning, activities and roles as you mingle with other Urban Green members and young professionals. All members are welcome to attend!

EP Happy Hour

Event Prices: 
Member
Free Admission
Non-Member
$5

Join Urban Green’s Emerging Professionals for a springtime Happy Hour!

Catch up with colleagues and meet new young professionals in sustainability over drinks at Juke Bar.

Spark Series: Careers in Sustainable Engineering

Event Prices: 
Non-Members
$5
Members
Free Admission
Engineers Without Borders Member
Free Admission

Join us for a joint networking event between Urban Green’s Emerging Professionals and Engineers Without Borders to learn about careers in sustainable engineering. Representatives from both groups will be giving short, 5-minute presentations—on their professional paths from graduation to their current positions in the field—to spark discussion about how students and young professionals can advance in the green building industry.

This is a great chance to meet members of both organizations and catch up with colleagues.

 

speakers
Ece Ersoz, LEED AP O+M, BA, Fitwel Ambassador
Senior Sustainability Engineer, R3 Energy Management Audit & Review, LLC

Emily Sechrist, LEED GA
Energy Engineer, CodeGreen Solutions

Mohammed Hossain
Mechanical Engineering student, Building Envelope Lead at EWB-USA CCNY, Intern at Economic Development Corporation

Antuan Cannon, CEM, LEED AP, CEA, MFBA
CEO, Envirolution One LLC

EP Trivia Night

Event Prices: 
EP Members
Free Admission
Member
Free Admission
Non-Member
$5

Do you know the minimum amount of points that a building has to reach to become LEED Certified? When was the first electric car invented? What is the method of comparing the efficiency of HVAC systems?

Join us for a Jeopardy-style trivia night at Stone Creek Bar in Midtown! Compete with your industry peers and friends and test your sustainability knowledge.

Members and Non-Members of all ages are welcome!

The winning team will receive a $30 bar tab and Urban Green tote bags. Runners-up will receive a $15 bar tab! 

Spark Series

Event Prices: 
Urban Green Member
Free Admission
ASHRAE Member
Free Admission
Non-Member
$10

How much can you learn about green building in five minutes? Join us for a joint networking event between Urban Green’s Emerging Professionals and the Young Engineers in ASHRAE group to learn about current trends in green building. Representatives from both groups will be giving short, 5-minute presentations—on everything from current green building projects to changes in energy codes—to spark discussion about where the industry stands now and where it is headed.

This is a great chance to meet members of both organizations and catch up with colleagues.

ASHRAE MEMBERS 

Please email Bea Mora at bm@urbangreencouncil.org to register for free. 

speakers
Manalee Nabar
Bright Power, "Five-Minute Drive-Through in Passive House Buildings of NYC"

Gwen McLaughlin
TRC, "Understanding High Performance Buildings Inside and Out"

Mina Agarabi
Agarabi Engineering, "Commissioning Requirements in the NYCECC"

James Standish
James Standish Consulting Engineer, LLC, "The Value of Promoting Sustainability in Conducting Property Condition Assessments (PCAs)"

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