San Francisco

Block 2.0: Re-Designing the Humble Concrete Block

12:30 p.m. | Thursday, June 26, 2014



The production of Portland cement is responsible for 8 percent of global carbon dioxide emissions, but innovators and early adopters are working to change this by altering the carbon profile of concrete materials.  Come learn how architects, engineers and contractors are thinking about carbon, concrete and the adoption of new technologies to make stronger, better and greener buildings. 
+ Luke Pustejovsky / LVL Analytics
+ Joe Dahmen / Watershed Materials
+ Brent Constantz / Blue Planet 



SPUR Urban Center
654 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105-4015
Phone: 415.781.8726


Free to members 
$10 non-members
Okay to bring lunch

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Individual ticket purchases. If you request a refund between 2 and 10 business days prior to the event, SPUR can issue a 25 percent refund. Requests for refunds received less than 2 days prior to an event cannot be accommodated.

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