How to Analyze a Project for Performance Goals is Next Sustainability Education Session on DesignRealized

Oakland, California (EastBayDaily) — The topic of the next DesignRealized continuing education program is How to Analyze a Project for Performance Goals. This course will be web cast from AIA San Francisco on Thursday, March 16, at 12pm Pacific/3pm Eastern, to groups and individuals around the U.S. A case study of the Harim Office Building, participants will explore how sustainable design was central to the building as well as the brand image of the company.

Betsy del Monte, FAIA, LEED BD+C, Principal, The Beck Group, will cover how technology was used to analyze the design of the Harim Office Building in order to determine its performance in relation to sustainable design. She will also discuss how to integrate a 3D model with energy analysis tools such as Ecotect and Vasari.

“Betsy is a return speaker to our DesignRealized program,” says Thomas M. Simmons, President of LearnVirtual. “With her expertise and speaking style, participants will learn a great deal about establishing and measuring performance goals on a building project during this session.”

This multi-venue hybrid education program is being web cast from the AIA San Francisco, 130 Sutter Street, Suite 600, in San Francisco. Individuals can register to participate online or with a local group. Registration for this program is at

The Harim Group is the largest producer of meat products in South Korea. The Beck Group is a commercial architecture, construction and development firm headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

The LearnVirtual team produces DesignRealized continuing education programs. LearnVirtual specializes in the design and implementation of training programs for AEC professionals. With an emphasis on e-learning and multi-venue hybrid education, LearnVirtual empowers individuals and companies with professional skills and industry intelligence that can be applied in everyday work environments.


Tracie Simmons