2018 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings

2018 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings

Making Efficiency Easy and Enticing


Asilomar Conference Grounds
Pacific Grove, CA
August 12, 2018 to August 17, 2018

Overview | Program | Past Buildings Summer Study

Announcements

New dates! The 2018 Buildings Summer Study will now be held from August 12 - 17, 2018.

 

Buildings Summer Study Overview

The 2018 Summer Study is the 20th biennial ACEEE conference on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. A diverse group of professionals from around the world will gather at this pre-eminent meeting to discuss the technological basis for, and practical implementation of, actions to reduce energy use and the climate impacts associated with buildings. The Summer Study enables sharing of ideas and dialog among leading thinkers, visionaries, and luminaries in the field, while in the midst of the magnificent natural setting of Asilomar.

Likely Participants Include: Policymakers; utility staff; architects; builders; financial and insurance professionals involved with buildings; clean-tech investors; building products, equipment, and appliance manufacturers; building owners and operators; engineers; local, state, and federal agency personnel; energy researchers; NGOs; consultants; behavioral scientists; and energy efficiency professionals.

 

Program

2018 Program Committee Co-Chairs

 

2018 Panels

PANEL 1: Residential Buildings: Technologies, Design, Operations, and Building Industry Trends

Dave Roberts Cheryn Metzger
National Renewable Energy Laboratory              Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

              

PANEL 2: Residential Buildings: Program Design, Implementation, and Evaluation

Valerie Richardson Tory Weber
DNV GL                                        Southern California Edison

 

PANEL 3: Commercial Buildings: Technologies, Design, Operations, and Building Industry Trends

Chad Gilless Nora Wang
Stillwater Energy                                      Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

 

PANEL 4: Commercial Buildings: Program Design, Implementation, and Evaluation

Tom Coughlin Emily Moore
National Grid                                      Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance

 

PANEL 5: Codes and Standards

Dave Cohan Kristen Driskell
U.S. Department of Energy                                  California Energy Commission

 

PANEL 6: Utilities and the Future

Rafael Friedmann Bob Ramirez
Pacific Gas & Electric Company                                DNV GL

 

PANEL 7: Market Transformation with Speed and Scale

Julie Hughes Linda Sandahl
Institute for Market Transformation                               Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

 

PANEL 8: Behavior: What’s in it for the Consumer?

Christopher Payne Beth Karlin
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory                   University of Southern California

 

PANEL 9: Energy Efficiency Policy: U.S. & Beyond

Adam Hinge Cody Taylor
Sustainable Energy Partnerships                  U.S. Department of Energy

 

PANEL 10: Net Zero: Moving Beyond 1%

Smita Gupta Cathy Higgins
Itron                                New Buildings Institute

 

PANEL 11: Resilient, Sustainable Communities

Kate Johnson Stephanie Ohshita
City of D.C.                             Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

 

PANEL 12: Smart Buildings, Smart Grid, and the Internet of Things

Larry Brackney Jessica Granderson
National Renewable Energy Laboratory                         Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

 

PANEL 13: Energy Efficiency and Equity: Addressing the Underserved

Lauren Ross Jennifer Somers
ACEEE                             The Energy Foundation

 

PANEL 14: Poster Display Presentations

Kristen Parrish
Arizona State University