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Net Zero Emerging Leader Interns share their experiences and best practices

APRIL 4, 2024 | 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
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Emerging leaders share their experiences with national carbon commitments

Empowering the next generation of designers, Energy Trust’s Net Zero Emerging Leaders Internship (NZELI) grant supports architecture and engineering firms employing students to help with their AIA 2023 and SE 2050 carbon commitment reporting.

Hear from this year’s interns as they share their experiences learning about integrated design, carbon commitment reporting requirements and best practices, and how they’ve been inspired to lead the way to a net-zero energy future.

Interns reported on national commitments for net-zero carbon emissions in the built environment:

Whether you are a student interested in growing your expertise and connections in net-zero design, or a professional whose firm could benefit from grants that support your carbon commitments, this event is for you. Register now to learn details about the 2025 NZELI grant opportunity that is currently open and how to apply.

Panelists, 2024 Net Zero Interns:

EJ Del Rosario, Opsis Architecture

Hayle Jones, Holmes Engineering

Madeline Phillips, MWA Architects

Nicholas Grant, DCI Engineers

Niusha Manavi, Bora Architecture & Interiors

Willy Benjamin, Studio.e Architecture


Thursday, April 4, 2024

Presentation: 12:00–1:30 p.m.


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1.5 AIA HSW continuing education credits available.


Date: April 4

Time: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Cost: Free

Event Category: Commercial, New Buildings, Training



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