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Agenda20th Annual New York State Green Building Conference

The NYS Green Building Conference has been moved to a virtual webinar series beginning March 31st and ending April 28 th. The Mass Timber Symposium webinars will be held March 28th to 30th. The updated agenda is below.

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20th Annual New York State Green Building Conference Agenda

Date

Time(ET)

Title

Presenters

Credits

Thursday, March 31st

12:00 - 1:30 PM

Keynote: LEED for Cities and Communities: A Catalyst for Change in this Decade of Action

Hilari Varnadore, USGBC

Approved for 1.0 PDH, 1.0 CEC/HSW, 1.0 AIA CES LU/HSW

Thursday, March 31st

1:30 - 3:00 PM

On the mitigation alternatives to a warming climate for building energy demands in dense coastal-urban environments

Jorge E. Gonzalez, The City University of New York

Approved for 1.0 PDH, 1.0 AIA CES LU/HSW

Thursday, March 31st

3:00 - 4:30 PM

Buildings Chapter of the Climate Action Council Draft Scoping Plan

Maureen Leddy, Director, NYSDEC Office of Climate Change
Vanessa Ulmer, Policy Development Team Lead, NYSERDA

Friday, April 1st

12:00 - 1:30 PM

Engaging Passive House Verification Early: Constructability, Air Barrier Integrity, and Workforce Training

Chris Straile, Sustainable Comfort, Inc. Greg Downing, Sustainable Comfort, Inc.

1.0 AIA CES LU/HSW

Friday, April 1st

1:30 - 3:00 PM

Building Enclosure Commissioning - High Performance Buildings

Adam Ugliuzza, Intertek

Approved for 1.0 PDH, 1.0 AIA CES LU/HSW

Wednesday, April 6th

12:00 - 1:30 PM

Keynote: NYSERDA's Carbon Neutral Buildings Roadmap - Decarbonizing Central New York's Building Stock

Greg Hale, New York State Energy Research and Development Authority
Tom Goodfellow, President, Goodfellow Construction Management Ltd
Nina Sharifi, Assistant Professor, Syracuse University,
Ryan Wallace, Partner, Geneva Solar Village

Approved for 1.0 AIA CES LU/HSW

Wednesday, April 6th

1:30 - 3:00 PM

Smart Blue-Green Roofs for Cost-Efficient Stormwater Management

Alan Burchell, Urbanstrong

Approved for 1.0 PDH, 1.0 CEC/HSW, 1.0 AIA CES LU/HSW

Thursday, April 7th

12:00 - 1:30 PM

Zero Place - Carbon-Neutral Multi-Family Building: Preliminary Results + Lessons Learned

Pasquale Strocchia, Integral Building + Design Anthony Aebi, ZeroNetNow

Approved for 1.0 PDH, 1.0 AIA CES LU/HSW

Thursday, April 7th

1:30 - 3:00 PM

Passive House as a Roadmap for Low-Carbon Affordable Housing

James Moriarty, Sustainable Comfort, Inc.

Approved for 1.0 PDH, 1.0 AIA CES LU/HSW

Thursday, April 7th

3:00 - 4:30 PM

Zero Energy Off the Shelf - Revisited

Rick Alfandre, Alfandre Architecture
Pasquale Strocchia, Integral Building + Design, Inc

Approved for 1.0 PDH, 1.0 AIA CES LU/HSW

Wednesday, April 13th

12:00 - 1:30 PM

E-Code - The Old and the New

Jim D'Aloisio, Klepper, Hahn & Hyatt

Approved for 1.0 PDH, 1.0 AIA CES LU/HSW

Wednesday, April 13th

1:30 - 3:00 PM

The FDMP: Better Decisions, Better Facilities

Erik Backus, Clarkson University

Approved for 1.0 PDH, 1.0 AIA CES LU/HSW

Thursday, April 14th

12:00 - 1:30 PM

Legal Issues Relating to Sustainable Development

Richard Sobelsohn, Brooklyn Law School

Approved for 1.0 AIA CES LU

Thursday, April 14th

1:30 - 3:00 PM

The Prospects of Urban Mining in LEED Educational Buildings (Phase I)

Nara Almeida, Lafayette College
Leigh Jacobsen, Lafayette College

Approved for 1.0 PDH, 1.0 AIA CES LU/HSW

Thursday, April 14th

3:00 - 4:30 PM

Are Rooftop Wind Turbines a Viable Option?

Ken Visser, Clarkson University / Ducted Wind Turbines Inc.

Approved for 1.0 PDH, 1.0 AIA CES LU/HSW

Wednesday, April 20th

12:00 - 1:30 PM

"Racism is a Public Health Crisis:" Top 10 Ways the Built Industry Can Take Action Against Environmental Injustice Today!

Lauren Hildebrand, Brightcore Energy
Melissa Abramson, Recreational Equipment, Inc.
Christopher Bland, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital
Arnold Sapenter, Arnold Sapenter Consulting

Approved for 1.0 PDH, 1.0 AIA CES LU/HSW

Wednesday, April 20th

1:30 - 3:00 PM

Valuing and Reacting to Varied "Greenness" of Electricity in NYS Buildings

Nicholas Genzel, Frontier Energy
Adam Walburger, Frontier Energy

Approved for 1.0 PDH, 1.0 AIA CES LU/HSW

Thursday, April 21st

12:00 - 1:30 PM

Ithaca Energy Code Supplement

Nick Goldsmith, Town of Ithaca
Ian Shapiro, TAITEM Engineering

Approved for 1.0 PDH, 1.0 AIA CES LU/HSW

Thursday, April 21st

1:30 - 3:00 PM

Indoor Air Quality Measurement & Control: Successful Application of Environmental Sensor Platforms

David Gordon, Green Building Partners, LLC

Approved for 1.0 PDH, 1.0 AIA CES LU/HSW

Wednesday, April 27th

12:00 - 1:30 PM

Syracuse District Energy Study - Community Heat Pump Program

Brendan Hall, CHA Consulting
Chris Carrick, Central NY Regional Planning and Development Board

Approved for 1.0 PDH, 1.0 AIA CES LU/HSW

Wednesday, April 27th

1:30 - 3:00 PM

It's Electric: EV Infrastructure Triumphs and Challenges at SUNY ESF

Nicolette Havrish, Nourish Architecture & Interiors
Sue Fassler, ESF

Approved for 1.0 PDH, 1.0 CEC/HSW, 1.0 AIA CES LU/HSW

Wednesday, April 27th

3:00 - 4:30 PM

Cloud Connected Sensor Networks and Building Reopening in 2022

Edward Stuber, SGS Galson

Approved for 1.0 PDH, 1.0 AIA CES LU/HSW

Thursday, April 28th

12:00 - 1:30 PM

The Top 10 Ways to Reduce Concrete's Carbon Footprint

Douglas O'Neill, National Ready Mixed Concrete Association

Approved for 1.0 PDH, 1.0 AIA CES LU/HSW, 1.0 CEC/HSW

Thursday, April 28th

1:30 - 3:00 PM

Not-So (or Oh-So) Crazy Ideas

Jodi Smits Anderson, EYP
Jim D'Aloisio, Klepper, Hahn and Hyatt

Approved for 1.0 AIA CES LU/HSW

 

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Contact Us

Katherina Searing
Associate Director
ESF Open Academy
Phone: 315-470-6888
kbsearing@esf.edu
openacademy@esf.edu

Conference Host & Partners

ESF New York Upstate Syrcacuse Universoty Syrcause COE

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