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ReEnergize Milwaukee 2017 Annual Awards & Celebration

October 4, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Join Co-Hosts USGBC Wisconsin and City of Milwaukee Environmental Collaboration Office – ECO at the ReEnergize Milwaukee 2017 Awards & Celebration!

As part of the Better Buildings Challenge – Milwaukee (BBC-MKE) program’s commitment to promoting and recognizing our participants for their work reducing their energy use, ReEnergize Milwaukee 2017 is our first annual awards and celebration event. This event will showcase the leaders that are helping to re-energize and strengthen our greater community through the built environment and spur action in the City of Milwaukee and surrounding area to make our buildings better.

Join us at the exclusive Wisconsin Entertainment & Sports Center
(WESC) Preview Center, and connect with Mayor Tom Barrett, the Environmental Collaboration Office, USGBC Wisconsin, and our partners throughout the business community for our celebratory event. Network with your peers, enjoy refreshments provided by our private sponsors, and help fuel Milwaukee’s momentum as a leading ecoCity.

5:00 PM – 6:30 PM – Arrival & Welcoming Reception including networking, refreshments, and Better Buildings Challenge project gallery
6:30 PM – 7:00 PM – Welcome from USGBC & City of Milwaukee by Erick Shambarger and an address by City of Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett
7:00 PM – 7:30 PM – BBC Awards Ceremony
7:30 PM – 8:00 PM – Celebration! Reception and Networking

All individuals interested in Wisconsin’s built environment and striving towards a more sustainable future are welcome to attend.

If you have recieved a personal invitation, please be sure to use the included promotional code to join us as a complimentary guest. Having trouble with your code? Contact Korinne Haeffel at

Program made possible in part by funding from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advancing Solutions to Improve the Energy Efficiency of U.S. Commercial Buildings (DE-FOA-0001168)
During the event, the City of Milwaukee will be announcing award winners in six categories, plus a general recognition for active BBC participants. In order to be eligible for the awards below, a building must take the Better Buildings Challenge pledge by September 8, 2017.

– Outstanding Energy Performance
– People’s Choice
– ReEnergizer Rating
– Energy Efficiency Project of the Year
– ReEnergizer of the Year
– Occupant Engagement

For additional details, eligibility requirements, and nomination forms please visit

A special thanks to our venue sponsor and partner, Milwaukee Bucks, who has graciously extended the use of the Wisconsin Entertainment & Sports Center (WESC) Preview Center for our celebratory event.

Leader Sponsor: Wangard Partners, Inc.


City of Milwaukee – Environmental Collaboration Office
The Environmental Collaboration Office, or ECO, strives to make Milwaukee a world class eco-city. ECO develops practical solutions that improve people’s lives and the economy while working to protect and restore the natural ecosystems that support our long-term prosperity. We collaborate with the community, develop global partnerships, offer award-winning programs, and implement the City’s Refresh Milwaukee sustainability plan.

U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) Wisconsin Community
USGBC and its community are changing the way buildings and communities are designed, built, and operated. We believe in better buildings; places that complement our environment and enhance our communities. Places that give people better, brighter, healthier spaces to live, work and play.
Our mission is to transform the way buildings and communities are designed, built, and operated, enabling an environmentally and socially responsible, healthy, and prosperous environment that improves the quality of life.


October 4, 2017
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Milwaukee, WI United States


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