Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation

Impacts and Opportunities for the Real Estate and Construction Sectors

In this CMAA SoCal Chapter Sustainability Event Harris' Project Manager, Angela Vargas, IAIA, MBS, LEED AP BD+C, CCM moderated a panel discussing both local and federal policy in the United States related to climate change and examined strategies for adapting to its impacts. 

With focus on the decarbonization of the grid and increasing regulatory pressure, this presentation investigates potential construction solutions to assist the real estate industry in its efforts boost resilience to climate change concerns.

What you will learn

  • Environmental Social Governance (ESG) trends, frameworks, and regulations
  • Climate change mitigation and adaptation
  • ESG strategies for new development

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Climate Change + Sustainability
Construction Management
Risk + Resilience


Climate Adaptation
Climate Change