USGBC "Evolve & Involve" Seminar - Shenzhen


USGBC "Evolve & Involve" seminars will be held in Shenzhen, Beijing and Shanghai on December 13th, 18th and 20th respectively. The year-end seminars aim to provide industry professionals an update on LEED systems as well as insightful discussions from senior leaders in the industry. For details and registration, please click "JOIN"

Important: the seminar will be conducted in Mandarin.

15:45-16:00 Registration
16:00-16:05 Opening Remarks
Andy To | Managing Director, North Asia of USGBC
16:05-16:30 LEED – What’s New and Next
Brown Xu | Head of Market Transformation & Development, Greater China , USGBC
16:30-17:00 Keynote:The design of healthy green buildings – from a perspective on demand-side requirements
Dr. Benny Chow | Director of Sustainability , Aedas
17:00-17:45 Panel Discussion:Green in the eyes of architects vs. property manager
Andy To | Managing Director, North Asia, USGBC (Moderator)
Edmund W.H. Tong | General Manger of China Resources Land Project
Dr. Benny Chow | Director of Sustainability, Aedas
17:45-18:00 Q & A


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Dr. Benny Chow, Director of Sustainability of Aedas

HKGBC GB Faculty; BEAM Pro (NB, EB, BI, ND); MASHRAE (HKC-Sustain); LEED AP (BD+C); WELL AP; Associate Professor, University of Hong Kong (HKU); Adjunct Associate Professor,Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)

As the Director of Sustainability at Aedas, Dr. Chow brings with him more than 22 years of experience in Sustainable Design specializing in computer modeling and analysis, urban wind environment, solar heat gain calculations, global daylight illumination simulation, building energy modeling, and air ventilation assessment using Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), which strongly strengthened the architectural concept and designs of more than 400+ projects located in 40+ cities that he has worked on.


Edmund W.H. Tong, General Manager of China Resources Land Project

Over 20 years’ solid experience and proven track record in the field of property asset, hotel and resort, and corporate facilities management in Hong Kong and the mainland China. Well-known brand names including China Resources Land, Wanda Group, Jones Lang LaSalle, Sun Hung Kai and Sino Group.

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Andy To, Managing Director, North Asia of USGBC

Andy has over 30 years of experience in the property and asset management. Before join USGBC, Andy was the Managing Director for CBRE Asset Services in Greater China. Besides supervising the property management and consultancy services for over 300 projects, Andy established a LEED consultancy team of over 10 people as an industry pioneer back in 2014. His team turned 9 million square meters’ space into LEED-certified space in 3 years.



1. The workshop provides 2 CE hours for LEED professionals, please mark #LEED professionals# in "leave message" session during registration.

2. For inquiries, please contact Carol Li | | 186 1615 8121