Sustainable Buildings Network


The regular programming here at SBN include: educational events (e.g. Introduction to Sustainable Buildings), industry panels (SBC Workshops), student panels (PEY/New Grad Panel), research networking events (Sustainabili-Tea Time), field trips/company visit, SBN Talks, the Sustainable Buildings Challenge.

Click on the right side bar to access event details in each category, as well as all future and historic events.

Educational Events

General information/education sessions where knowledge and background of topics relevant to sustainability and green buildings are covered, e.g. Introduction to Sustainable Buildings.

Industry Panel

Discussions centred around hot topics in the sustainable buildings industry and/or career development with industry professionals.

Student Panel

Discussions tailored to undergraduate and graduate students, centred around technical knowledge, interpersonal skills and career development with upper-year students, PEY (professional experience year) /ESIP (engineering summer internship program) students and new graduates.

Field Trips/Company Visits


Sustainabili-Tea Time – Research networking events

Bringing together U of T and TMU students researching sustainable buildings;

SBN Talks


Sustainable Buildings Challenge

A week-long designed competition that engaged students from schools across Canada in sustainable building design and policy

Outreach Events