Event Title:

East Bay Guild


Sponsored By:

Build It Green

Event Date/Time:

Start: 4/4/2012 5:30:00 PM
End: 4/4/2012 8:00:00 PM


David Edwards & George Nesbitt


Truitt & White - Conference Room


Apr 4, 2012 2:00 PM
Apr 4, 2012 2:00 PM

Event Deadline:

04/04/2012 14:00

Event Notes:

Topic: Green Plumbing Options

Description: Our panel will discuss options for green plumbing systems, covering water heating sources, hot & cold distribution systems and DWV (drain waste vent). We'll address everything from tech to technique, materials to water quality, as well as health and environmental issues.
Presentation Team: Leo Garcia - Garzac Plumbing & George Nesbitt - Environmental Design/Build
Certified Green Building Professional CEU Value: 1.5 credits
5:30-5:45 Sign In
5:45-6:00 Networking Exercise
6:00-7:30 Topic Presentation
7:30-8:00 Open Discussion
Registration:  Pre-registration on our website is encouraged and incentivized and is available until 2pm on Wednesday, April 4th.  When preregistering online, folks can pay by credit card or choose to pay at the door with check or credit card.  
Pre-Registered Prices: 
$10 /Members
$15 /Non-Members  
Door Price (Not Pre-Registered): 
$15 /Members and Non-Members 
Transportation Tips:   Parking lot is available for attendees.  Build It Green encourages carpooling to our events and we recommend posting comments in the section below to make arrangements with other attendees. 
Things To Bring:  Attendees are encouraged to bring business cards for networking purposes.  
About the Guilds: Hear from expert speakers on the latest green building issues and share your own experience with your peers. Meetings take place monthly in the South Bay, East Bay, North Bay, and San Francisco.  Learn more!

Event Comments:

Cancellation Policy:  No refunds will be given for cancellations or no-shows due to our limited venue capacity. Registered attendees can transfer their credit to another colleague (i.e. go in their place) for the same Guild Meeting - not for another Guild Meeting.

Speaker Information:


David Edwards, Earth Bound Homes
David Edwards, PhD is the founder and owner of Earth Bound Homes. In addition to holding a Masters and a PhD in biochemistry from UCSD, David is a Certified Green Building Professional(CGBP), a member of the US Green Building Council and a Green Point Rater(GPR), a LEED-AP (Leadership in Energy Efficiency Design Accredited Professional) and a HERS rater (Home Energy Rating Services).

At Earth Bound Homes, David is the 'green' heartbeat of the company and assures that all company decisions are made with the utmost consideration for environmental impact. The effect of this dedication extends well beyond the walls of the company, however. Thanks to his tireless advocacy of green building techniques, homeowners and contractors across the Bay Area can attend one of dozens of lectures he gives each year. David explores numerous topics, including green building, energy efficiency, water and energy efficient plumbing, sustainability and indoor air quality.
Office: (408) 244-5392

 George Nesbitt, Environmental Design / Build
George Nesbitt has been spent the past 25 years learning about and practicing a wide range of building of trades, building materials & methods, processes & issues. He has spent the past 11 years focused on building energy and tought himself to design, install & commission HVAC. He has studied Ventilation & indoor air quality for 20 plus years.

Phone & Email:
(510) 655-8532 (office)
(510) 599-5708 (mobile)
Jim Lunt, Lunt-Marymor


Contact Name:

  Karen Beck

Contact Phone:

  510-590-3360 ext 116

Contact Fax:


Contact Email:



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