Alex Spire, VG Marketing & Events Coordinator, Speaks at YPE

Verdical Group’s Marketing and Events Coordinator, Alex Spire, spoke at a recent event put on by Young Professionals in Energy in Downtown Los Angeles. The event featured a panel of professionals from municipal government and utilities who discussed the recent history and impact of natural disasters in California. Before the panel, Alex spoke about VG’s Net Zero 2018 Conference, the nation’s largest net zero building conference, to the nearly 40 attendees, delivering insights, information, and invitations.

NZ18 highlighted in ILFI’s Zero Energy Leader

Verdical Groups’ fifth annual Net Zero Conference was highlighted in June 2018 edition of the International Living Future Institute’s (ILFI) Zero Energy Leader, a prominent publication within the building industry. ILFI is a major partner of NZ18, the nation’s largest net zero building conference, and we are glad to have the conference highlighted as a leading event in the sustainability space. Read more

NZ18 Speaker Lineup Announced!

Verdical Group’s fifth annual Net Zero Conference announced via email blast an extensive lineup of the 70+ speakers that will be presenting on stage at the conference on September 12th, 13th, & 14th, 2018. World renown speakers from firms like Hathaway Dinwiddie, Southern California Edison, Uber, Google, Integral Group, and many others will be delivering insights into the industry’s most cutting edge practices. The full email blast contains other conference details as well and can be viewed here in its entirety.

NZ18 Workshops Announced: ILFI, NBI, USGBC & More!

Verdical Group’s fifth annual Net Zero Conference announced an extensive lineup of 9 workshops that will take place on September 12th and 14th, 2018 around the conference in a recent email blast. Prestigious industry-leading organizations like the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), International Living Future Institute (ILFI), New Buildings Institute (NBI), and others have partnered with the Net Zero 2018 Conference to create two full days of workshop content on a broad range of subjects from biomimicry to resilience to zero waste. The full email blast contains other conference details as well and can be viewed here in its entirety.

Net Zero Conference takes Front Page in Energy Design Update

Wolters Kluwer’s latest Energy Design Update newsletter features Verdical Group’s Net Zero Conference and insights into the ZNE movement from Founder & Principal Drew Shula.  The article, entitled “2020 is Around the Corner. How Close is California to Meeting its Net Zero Energy Goals?” explores California’s readiness to meet upcoming ZNE design, construction, and operation mandates that are scheduled to go into effect in 2020.  Check out the full PDF of the article here.

VG’s Net Zero Conference leads the ZNE Movement in ProudGreenHome Spotlight

VG’s annual Net Zero Conferences and Founder & Principal, Drew Shula, were featured in a recent article published by ProudGreenHome.  The article presents a case study of the Jacobson House, a Zero Net Energy (ZNE) single family residential project in Northern California, and focuses on the growing ZNE movement. ProudGreenHome also highlighted VG’s annual Net Zero Conferences as the nation’s premier and largest annual ZNE event, which many organizations, like the Spray Polyurethane Foam Alliance (SPFA), have partnered with.  The article can be viewed on ProudGreenHome’s website here, or in .PDF format here.

VG’s Greenbuild Party & Net Zero 2018 Details

In a recent email blast, Verdical Group announced its sponsorship of the official Greenbuild: Boston afterparty. Greenbuild is the industry’s largest event, drawing nearly 20,000 attendees. Verdical Group also released preliminary information on its upcoming Net Zero 2018 conference, announcing the event’s September 13th, 2018 date along with the release of the official conference website and sponsorship prospectus. View the entire email blast here.

Santa Monica Mirror Covers NZ17

The Santa Monica Mirror recognizes the importance of creating a greener built environment and attended Verdical Group’s Net Zero 2017 Conference on August 24th, 2017 in order to understand how we build a net zero future. In an article released shortly after the conference, the Santa Monica Mirror outlines major points made by keynote speakers Senator Kevin de León and Lancaster Mayor R. Rex Parris about the changing California building codes and implementing net zero solutions on a local level, respectively. For the full, comprehensive write-up on net zero definition, implementation, and goals, please read the article here.

NZ17 Host, IBEW-NECA, Post-Conference Newsletter

Verdical Group’s Net Zero 2017 Conference was held on August 24th, 2017 in Commerce, CA at IBEW-NECA’s Net Zero Plus Electrical Training Institute. The facility, a net zero plus building, housed the nearly 700 attendees during Net Zero 2017 and our IBEW-NECA hosts released a post-conference newsletter following the event. The newsletter includes photos, detailed descriptions outlining the day’s events, insights from the IBEW-NECA team, and much more. View IBEW-NECA’s full September newsletter here.