Shine some light on LEED - part 2

    Watch this webinar to identify how lighting contributes to the goals of WELL BUILDING STANDARDS for occupant well being.

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    Presented by

    Cindy Malinchak

    Cindy Malinchak

    LEED AP , CEM,  Parksmart Advisor

    Enterprise Systems and Services



    Cindy Plantz Malinchak joined Signify North America in 2015, representing the company in Advanced Technologies in the Public Sector.  In this role, Cindy is a consultant to State and Local Governmental officials and their departments in developing best practices as they relate to Advanced Technologies Enterprise Systems and Services.


    With a Master of Science degree in Green Technologies and a Sustainable Design and Construction Management certification from NYU, Cindy has gone on to achieve LEED AP BD &C certification as well as Certified Energy Manager and is a certified Parksmart Advisor.


    Through the years she has been rewarded for her initiatives including “Top 25 Women Entrepreneur” in the State of Jersey in 2011 and 2012, Outstanding Women in the Building Industry of New York City 2015, Skyline Award for Major contribution to shaping the Skyline of New York City by Smart CEO Magazine 2015, Outstanding Women in the Field of Environmental Initiatives from the Commission of the Status of Women,  Recognition by Governor Chris Christie for her Environmental Contributions, as well as Recognition by the House of Representatives for Outstanding achievement in the area of Environmental Initiatives. Cindy has taught Green Associate classes at Columbia School of Real Estate Appraisers, and Bergen Community College.  She enjoys a robust speaking schedule on Green Technologies and has authored many articles on the subject.

    Key topics and learnings


    LED lighting plays an important role in the LEED certification Process.  With the inception of LEED WELL we will explore further the value that LED lighting and controls can play in achieving LEED certification And Well Building Certifications. Topics will include the Human Centric Value of lighting, planning for a truly integrative design, and how controls can add value to ongoing performance of the Building. 


    Join us in part 2 on LEED. A continuation where Cindy left off a year ago, you can still find a refresher of part 1 here.


    Learning objectives:


    • Identify how Lighting can contribute to LEED points and how to make the business case.
    • Identify how lighting contributes to the goals of WELL BUILDING STANDARDS for occupant well being
    • Learn how to articulate the ROI from both a financial and Social perspective.
    • Build awareness of  Research on Lighting and Healthy Environments

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