Companies globally are examining their business models with the same rigor they use to certify their products and projects. The AEC industry needs to catch up. Learn the value investment and business case for AEC firms using B Corp and JUST label certification processes as a framework for internal operations.

Learning Objectives

  • Learn from their building industry peers how they use the B Corp and Just Corporation frameworks to create positive impacts through their businesses and internal operations.
  • Describe the leading global sustainable business standards (e.g. B Corps, JUST, GRI, GRESB) and understand the differences between each.
  • Evaluate which sustainable business standard is the best fit for their organization, and the understand the steps towards certification.
  • Recognize opportunities and challenges to adopting sustainable business standards to different firm sizes and locations (east coast, west coast, mountain states).