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Green Healthcare Institutions Health, Environment, and Economics: Workshop Summary
The Green Guide for Health Care—A Tool for High-Performance Healing Environments
Robin Guenther, AIA
Guenther 5 Architects
Building Green and Integrating Nature: Rikshospitalet University Hospital in Oslo, Norway
Knut Bergsland, AIA
Hospital Planning Department
SINTEF Health Research
SESSION II: THE CASE FOR GREEN BUILDINGS PART I:ECONOMICS, ETHICS, AND EMPLOYMENT
Scope: This session will consider some of the benefits for building greenby looking at research data in economics and the social sciences. The mainquestion centers around how industry and society value buildings both inthe short- and long-term.
Alexis Karolides, M.Arch. Roundtable member
The Financial Implications of Health and Productivity Gains in Green Commercial, Public, and EducationBuildings