The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) – the creators of the LEED green building rating system – in partnership with ABEC Exhibitions & Conferences Pvt. Ltd., (ABEC) announced that the Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Devendra Fadnavis will officially inaugurate Greenbuild India in Mumbai on November 2, 2017 at the Bombay Exhibition Centre (NESCO). Greenbuild is the world’s largest conference and expo dedicated to green building and is premiering in India for the first time.
“We are thrilled that the Chief Minister of Maharashtra will be gracing our first-ever Greenbuild in India, thereby strengthening the commitment Maharashtra has toward making green living a reality,” says Mahesh Ramanujam, president and CEO, USGBC and Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI), the organisation that certifies all LEED projects globally.
“We are constantly working towards the exponential growth in the architecture, building materials, design and innovation sector in India, green building movement will be of utmost significance going forward. ACETECH has established itself as the continent’s monarch, it’s one platform that brings together the finest of national and international brands, government bodies, architects, designers, developers, engineers, hoteliers, equity investors, contracting companies and many other industry doyens, under one giant canopy for displaying and sourcing products and services pragmatically; now with Greenbuild India 2017 launching alongside ACETECH in Mumbai, the platform will be a holistic destination for the building materials and construction sector in the country.” said Sumit Gandhi, CMD, ABEC.
Greenbuild India will strive to build on this global expertise by bringing together Indian and global industry leaders, experts and frontline professionals dedicated to sustainable building, making Greenbuild the ideal space to learn about groundbreaking green building products, services and technologies in the region.
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