nmhc-optechThe Better Buildings Challenge (BBC) is a voluntary program for industry leaders to partner with the US Department of Energy and US HUD to reduce energy use intensity by 20% within 10 years across their portfolio. In this session, BBC partners, including Tabitha Scott from Balfour Beatty Communities, will share how they have utilized organizational strategies and advanced technologies to reduce operating expenses in common areas and resident units. From design innovations to mobilizing residents, the session provides valuable takeaways from industry leaders.

Moderator:         Cindy Zhu, Fellow, U.S. Dept. of Energy

Speakers:            Tabitha Crawford, Balfour Beatty Communities

                                Joyce Mihalik, Forest City Realty Trust

Event details: NMHC OPTECH Conference at the Anatole Hilton in Dallas, Texas on November 15, 2016