Conference: Oct. 17-18
Shanghai, China | W Shanghai — The Bund

Greenbuild is coming to China.

The Greenbuild International Conference, presented by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), is the green building industry event of the year. Register today.

Greenbuild offers a forum for the green building community to unite, change lives, revolutionize business and address pressing issues, such as air quality, human health, energy use and global climate change.

About Greenbuild

Founded in 2002, Greenbuild brings together industry leaders, experts and frontline professionals dedicated to sustainable building, making it the ideal space to learn about groundbreaking green building products, services and technologies. This October, the award-winning event will be held for the first time in Shanghai, China.

Why is Greenbuild headed to China?

China is a leader in green building. With 1,000 LEED certified projects, China ranked first in the annual “Top 10 Countries for LEED,” with 35 square meters of LEED space certified per person in 2016.

Greenbuild is the premier industry event.

Greenbuild offers two groundbreaking days of U.S. and international speakers, invaluable networking opportunities, industry showcases and workshops on the LEED green building program and on SITES, the newest program for sustainable landscapes.

Who attends Greenbuild?

Greenbuild brings together thousands of future-minded building professionals from all over the world.

  • Architects
  • Builders/Contractors
  • Building Owners
  • Developers
  • Education/Schools
  • Engineers
  • Green Building Thought Leaders
  • Government Agencies
  • Interior Designers
  • Sustainability Officers
  • Utilities

Important dates

July Registration open
August 25 Early bird discount for registration ends


*Note: Schedule is subject to change without notice.

Monday, Oct. 16

9:00 - 13:00 SITES workshop (additional registration required)
9:00 - 18:00 LEED v4 workshop (additional registration required)

Tuesday, Oct. 17

8:30 - 10:30 Opening plenary
10:30 - 10:45 Break
10:45 - 11:45 Breakout sessions
11:45 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:00 Breakout sessions
15:00 - 15:15 Break
15:15 - 16:15 Breakout sessions
16:15 - 16:30 Break
16:30 - 17:30 Breakout sessions
17:30 - 20:30 Celebration

Wednesday, Oct. 18

7:30 - 9:00 Women in Green Power Breakfast
9:00 - 10:00 Breakout sessions
10:00 - 10:15 Break
10:15 - 11:15 Breakout sessions
11:15 - 11:30 Break
11:30 - 13:30 Closing plenary & lunch

Greenbuild China is where you can learn about the latest strategies and solutions in the industry.

Explore the breakout sessions


Become a sponsor today to empower your brand and generate new leads.

Greenbuild China 2017 is an opportunity to engage with more than 500 green building industry leaders, experts and practitioners from around the world. Learn more.

Download our Greenbuild China 2017 sponsorship benefits package (English, Chinese) and contact:

Yi Wen, Marketing Communications Manager, China
USGBC | | +86 21 6196 2988*4020


No. 66 Lvshun Road | Shanghai, 200080 China
Phone: (86)(21) 2286 9999

Special room discounts are available for Greenbuild China attendees until 17:00 CST Sept. 15. They're valid from Oct. 14-20.

Book your room today

Room rates

For Wonderful Room (single or double occupancy): CNY 1,550 (plus taxes and fees) / *$228 (plus taxes and fees)*
*Based on an exchange rate of 1 CNY = 0.15 USD

To reserve your room, select "Greenbuild China 2017 hotel conference rate," or call (86)(21) 2286 9999.

About the venue

W Shanghai — The Bund, built along the bank of the Huangpu River, is within walking distance of the International Cruise Terminal Station of Shanghai Metro’s Line 12, and the Shanghai Railway Station is less than 30 minutes away. The hotel is 11 miles from Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (SHA) and 20 miles from Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG).

Visa requirements

Most foreign attendees will require a visa to enter the People’s Republic of China, depending on nationality. If you’re unsure of your status, please check with any Chinese embassy or consulate.

If you require an official letter to obtain a Visa for Greenbuild China, please indicate in the registration form. The letter will be issued after the full payment of the registration fee has been received.