Building 2050 Today is a blog that focuses on the use of the EnvisionTM Rating System. It aims to be a resource for infrastructure owners and designers and for the general public.

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Jul 30 2015

Presentations on Envision by ISI

Below are a few presentations on Envision by ISI for your enjoyment and reference.

Nelson, Denise.  “Envision Rating System,” Podcast, The Water Values (April 22, 2015). Thewatervalues.com

Bertera, William and Anne Lewis.  “The Mississippi River: ?Is Sustainable Infrastructure a Watershed Solution?”  Webinar, Security and Sustainability Forum (March 25, 2015). http://securityandsustainabilityforum.org/%E2%80%8Bthe-mississippi-river-%E2%80%8Bis-sustainable-infrastructure-a-watershed-solution-6330

Nelson, Denise.  “Sustainable Infrastructure,” Keynote (video recorded), Design-Build in Transportation Conference (March 9, 2015).

Dane, Andrew and Denise Nelson.  “Sustainable Infrastructure: Using Envision™ to Plan, Design, and Rate Infrastructure Projects,” Webinar, ASCE (March 5, 2014).  Re-recorded February 9, 2015.  To be re-recorded on August 27, 2015.  http://mylearning.asce.org/diweb/catalog?dp=0&c=79&t=2135&q=Envision&f1=1

Kane, Anthony.  “Envision,” Video Blog, ASCE (2015).  http://blogs.asce.org/a-year-in-review-the-institute-for-sustainable-infrastructure/.

Coles, Kelvin, John Semper, and Denise Nelson.  “Envision: The Sustainability Rating System for All Infrastructure,” Webinar, APWA (January 30, 2014).

Kane, Anthony and Tom A. Pedersen. “Envision™ Sustainability Rating System Gaining Traction in Civil Infrastructure,” Webinar, Vita Nuova Sustainability Series (October 25, 2013).  www.vitanuova.net.

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Jul 23 2015

Publications on Envision by ISI

Below are a few papers on Envision by ISI for your enjoyment and reference.  

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Nov 8 2013

A Student's View on Envision and Credentialing

Today's guest blogger is Andrew (Drew) Traxler, the ISI Research Intern.  He is a senior in Civil Engineering at Iowa State University and is a Sigma Chi Fraternity member, and has been involved in ASCE and the mountaineering and climbing club. He is one of the first students to earn an Envision professional credential.

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