Previous Events

Engagaing Sustainable Communities Event

The Sustainable Housing Foundation is pleased to be partnering with CMHC,  Scotiabank and CRESNET to bring you a full day forum focusing on sustainable communities.

Date: Thursday June 26th, 2014 8:30 am to 5 pm
Place: Fantasy Farm Event Centre, 50 Pottery Rd. Toronto
Register: Send an email to our Registrar

There is no charge to attend but you must pre-register. Space is limited so please register early.

Download the Agenda and Registration Flyer here.

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Sustainable Leadership Team Meetings

Sustainable Leadership Team Meetings

The Sustainable Builders Leadership Team and the Sustainable Renovators Leadership Team meet monthly. At the meeting we will review and formalize comments on York Region’s New Communities Guidelines.

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Innovation in Renewables and Energy Efficiency

Innovation in Renewables and Energy Efficiency

April 13 – 22, 2012 – Das Haus comes to Toronto at Exhibition Place, 100 Princes Blvd, Toronto, ON M6K 3C3. Das Haus is a traveling pavilion, a North American tour and an ongoing international dialogue about advanced technologies for home construction and solar energy use with the purpose to share German innovations that have achieved sustainable construction and operational energy savings.

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International Approaches to Net-Zero Energy Housing

International Approaches to Net-Zero Energy Housing

May 10, 2012 – The Net Zero Energy Home Coalition is offering a webinar on International Approaches to Net-Zero Energy Housing, presented by Jeff Culp, the Super E House Program.

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Beyond Buildings: The Green City

Beyond Buildings:  The Green City

June 11 – 13, 2012 – 2012 marks the Canada Green Building Council’s tenth anniversary. Join others in the green building industry for a celebration at the CaGBC’s annual National Conference and Exhibition. This year’s conference will be held in Toronto from June 11-13 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.

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Green Doors Open Toronto

Green Doors Open Toronto

May 26 – 27, 2012 – Doors Open Toronto will showcase green buildings among their building roster in 2012. For one weekend only, get a free inside look at some of the GTA’s green achievements including displays, guided tours and activities.

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Celebrate a Canadian Renovation Success Story

Celebrate a Canadian Renovation Success Story
October 6, 2011

Thank you for Celebrating a Canadian Renovation Success Story with us. It was truly a successful evening and we very much hope you enjoyed it visiting one of Canada’s greenest renovated homes and met homeowner turned renovator, John Bell, and learned how the previous host of HGTV’s World’s Greenest Homes created an energy and water efficient home in North Toronto.

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Showcasing the Cross Border Challenge at GreenBuild

Showcasing the Cross Border Challenge at GreenBuild
October 4th to 7th, 2011

The Sustainable Housing Foundation will introduce the Cross Border Builders Challenge in participation with BILD at GreenBuild 2011 in Toronto, which runs October 4th – 7th.

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Developing an Alternative Approach to Green Building in the GTA

Developing an Alternative Approach to Green Building in the GTA

November 2010
The Sustainable Builders Leadership Forum

Sponsored by Enbridge Gas Distribution, the Sustainable Builders Leadership Forum – Alternative approach to Green Building was held November 17, 2010 in Vaughan as the initiation meeting to forming The Sustainable Builders Leadership Team.

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Builders Visioning Session

June 2010

The Sustainable Housing Foundation held a brainstorming session in June 2010 to gather feedback from builders on the top barriers to building sustainable homes and discover their future vision.

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