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Our Vision:
Buildings that enhance the wellbeing of their occupants, regenerate natural ecosystems and positively contribute to economic growth and stability

Polish Green Building Council (PLGBC) is a non-for-profit organization dedicated to promote sustainable design, construction and operations in the entire Poland. PLGBC aims to positively influence the Polish construction industry by promoting and implementing the rule of triple responsibility: environmental, social and economic. We intend to transform the design, construction and operations of buildings in the entire country for the overall benefit of all residents as well as all participants of the construction process.

main Sponsors

Arup is an independent firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical specialists offering a broad range of professional services. Through our work we make a positive difference in the world. With a presence in Poland for over 15 years, Arup now boasts more than 160 staff based in Krakow, Warsaw and Wroclaw offices. We offer building, consulting and infrastructure services, using the latest technology to deliver projects that are sensitive to the environment. Our breadth of experience and expertise enables us to undertake projects of every scale.

IES is recognised as a world leader in 3D performance analysis software that is used to design tens of thousands of energy efficient buildings across the globe. IES’ technology is supported by integrated consulting services and today its capabilities are expanding from use on individual buildings to helping create sustainable cities. Our technology and consulting services uncover hidden cost, energy and carbon savings that support smarter energy-efficient choices across new building investments, building operation and refurbishment of existing buildings. We invest over ¼ of our turnover in R&D to ensure our analytical tools and industry knowledge stays the most pioneering and innovative.

UTC Building & Industrial Systems is the world’s largest provider of building technologies. Its elevator, escalator, fire safety, security, building automation, heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration systems and services promote integrated, high performance buildings that are safer, smarter and sustainable. In Poland UTC Building & Industrial Systems is represented by entities: Otis, Carrier Polska, UTC CCS Manufacturing Polska (Kidde).

Sponsors

Armstrong Building Products is a worldwide leader in the design and manufacture of ceiling systems. We provide a portfolio of residential and commercial products and services developed to inspire our customers to deliver the exceptional interiors. We have a long-standing reputation for sustainable innovation. We were the first to establish a ceiling recycling program that’s diverted thousands of tons of construction waste from landfills. Since 1998 we manufacture our products in accordance with Cradle-to-Cradle design and products are used in LEED, BREEAM and DGNB certified buildings.

Halton specialises in indoor climate products, services and solutions as well as indoor environment management. The company provides solutions for commercial and public buildings, health care facilities and laboratories, as well as commercial kitchens and restaurants. Halton is also one of the best known providers of indoor climate solutions for ships and oil drilling platforms. Halton was founded in 1969 and currently has operations in 31 countries.In Poland, is present since 1998. Production facilities are located in 14 countries. The R&D facilities are in the USA, Canada, the UK, Germany, France, Malaysia, China and Finland. Our customers appreciate the cooperation with us for quality, professional and flexible approach to projects.

Horizone Studio is a creative and energetic architectural office based in Krakow, Poland, specializing in design of office and civic buildings as well as residential schemes. Our range of experience includes projects ranging from offices and residential schemes to civic and industrial buildings. We create high quality modern architecture, tailored to the individual requirements of our customers. We share equal enthusiasm for large and small scale projects, whilst seeking the best solution to fulfil the requirements of the local context and the needs of the investor.

LafargeHolcim Group is the world biggest building materials supplier, born of the merger of equals by Lafarge and Holcim. With a local presence in 90 countries, 115,000 employees and over 2,500 plants (including over 1,600 in ready mix concrete, over 600 in aggregates, over 180 in cement and 70 grinding plants), LafargeHolcim has CHF 32.6 billion in net sales and 386.5 Mt installed capacity worldwide and is the most innovative cement, concrete, and aggregates solutions provider. Company’s priorities are: commitment to health, safety, and sustainability and contributing to Building Better Cities.

Honorary patrons

Polish Ministry of Economy

Marshal
of the Mazowieckie Voivodeship

Polish Architects Association

American Chamber of Commerce

British Polish Chamber of Commerce

Scandinavian-Polish Chamber of Commerce

Building Research Institute

Polish Real Estate Federation

Polish Association of Developers

partners

Construction Marketing Group

Energy Efficiency in Buildings Platform

Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors

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