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NAPHN18 PASSIVE HOUSE CONFERENCE + EXPO (member discount available)

October 19 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

AIA Member Registration Details: A $50 discount is being offered for AIA Members who attend the two day session. Use code NAPHNAIA for the discount, and put “AIA Pittsburgh” into the website field when you register.

October 17-21, 2018 | Pittsburgh, PA

Join North America’s Passive House community as it convenes in a hotspot of Passive House design and construction: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Thanks to a strong professional base, innovative governmental policy supporting Passive House, and a community of forward-thinking developers and housing agencies, Pennsylvania is home to one of the largest concentrations of major Passive House and other deep green development on the continent. Don’t miss the NAPHN18 Passive House Conference + Expo.

MAIN CONFERENCE:
FRIDAY EVENTS & GENERAL EXHIBITION

8:00 – 9:00am: Morning Plenary Keynote Speaker
9:00 – 10:00am: Visit Exhibition & Morning Break
12:00 – 1:00pm: Lunchtime Speaker: Cohen; Making the Turn, Changing an Industry by Changing Yourself
1:00 – 1:30pm: Visit Exhibition
1:00 – 1:30pm: Visit Exhibition & Afternoon Break
5:00 – 5:30pm: Throwdown
5:30 – 6:30pm: Visit Exhibition & Cash Bar / Networking / Throwdown Continues
6:30pm: Dinner

ROOM 1: POLICY BUILDING CODES, ZONING & CLIMATE CHANGE


ROOM 2: SOCIAL EQUITY & INCLUSION


ROOM 3: RETROFITS

10:00 – 11:00am: 
Lam & Nahrgang; Performance Retrofit Considerations & Solutions for Existing Multi-Family Buildings: Roofs, Walls, and Windows
11:00 – 12:00pm: 
Laidlaw; EnerPHit Retrofit of a Derelict Multi-family Building
1:30 – 2:30pm: 
Nettleton & Griffith; Local Lessons Learned – Two Big Affordable Housing Retrofits in Pittsburgh

2:30 – 3:00pm: 
Wagman & Bannon; Packer Pre School retrofit
3:30 – 4:30pm: 
Staengl; HVAC for Multi-Family Passive House Retrofits
4:30 – 5:00pm: 
Masonry Retrofit Panel Discussion/Q&A


ROOM 4: HEALTH & WELLNESS

10:00 – 11:00am: 
Green, Nettleton, and Stevenson; RESET is the evolution of cost-effective advanced measurement and verification standards for Passive House buildings
11:00 – 12:00pm:
Crowther; High Humidity in Winter: Analyzing Multi-Family Passive House Projects

1:30 – 2:30pm: 
Snyder; Radon Emissions from Common Building Materials; Risks, Prevention and Mitigation for Passive Houses
3:30 – 5:30pm: 
Frisque, Chan, and Hood; Resiliency to Power Outages in Remote Communities in Very Cold Climates


ROOM 5: SOLUTIONS USING PASSIVE HOUSE

10:00 – 10:30am: 
Peel; Shifting Gears: A Passive House Car Dealership in the Making
10:30 – 11:00am: 
Frisque, Wolfe, Wimmers, and Bate; The Wood Innovation Research Laboratory at the University of Northern British Columbia
11:00 – 11:30am: 
Doel, Newby, and Collins; Passive House and “Off-Grid” Locations – a Match Made in Heaven?
11:30 – 12:00am: 
Smith; Madison Haus

1:30 – 2:00pm: 
St.Germain; Midtown Passive House
2:00 – 2:30pm: 
Moore & Hamm; Thermal Modeling – A Guide for Estimating Effective Transmission Heat Loss in Multifamily Passive House Buildings
2:30 – 3:00pm: 
Zurica & Martello; Moisture Control in Multifamily Passive Houses
3:30 – 4:15pm: 
Snyder; Accurate Shading tab is key to Passivhaus Performance Modeling & Certification
4:15 – 5:00pm: 
Porter; Cost-Effective Engineering and Design for Large Passive House Buildings


ROOM 6: INNOVATIONS

10:00 – 10:30am: 
Romano; Air Tightness Testing in Multifamily Passive House Buildings
10:30 – 11:00am: 
Hosken; Large Building Airtightness Testing Case Studies
11:00 – 11:30am: 
Zakrzewski; The importance of Embodied Energy in today’s Passive House projects: A NYC Case study
11:30 – 12:00am: 
Higgs & Quad; Charting New Territory in Passive House: Clayton Community Centre

1:30 – 2:30pm : 
Factory Built Panel Discussion
2:30 – 3:00pm: 
Fisher; BIM & PHPP Integration
3:30 – 4:15pm: 
Irwin; Optimization Techniques for PHPP
4:15– 5:00pm: 
Furukawa; New Guide for Modelling Passive House Windows


WELCOME DINNER

6:30 – 9:30pm: 
Join your colleagues and other attendees for a great evening of networking, dinner, and fun. The Welcome Dinner will take place at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center. (Additional registration fee.)

Details

Date:
October 19
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.expologic.com/registration/dsp_eventMain.cfm?eventID=980

Organizer

NAPHN
Phone:
412-361-5302
Email:
ggardner5260@gmail.com
Website:
https://naphnconference.com/

Venue

David L. Lawrence Convention Center
1000 Fort Duquesne Blvd. 3rd Floor, West Atrium
Pittsburgh, PA 15222 United States
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