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BBD 2020 Schedule

The information below is from the 2020 Conference which has passed. A preliminary schedule of events for the 2021 Conference will be posted in the fall.

Presentation Slides

Presentation slides are available to download in the session descriptions below. Jump to session descriptions

Agenda

Wednesday, Feb. 5

All Day The Efficiency Excellence Network: One-on-One Social Media Consulting (open to EEN members only; advance registration required)
7:00am Exhibit Hall opens for registration and breakfast
8:30 – 10:00 Opening Session
  - Welcome
- Efficiency Vermont Awards
- Keynote Address: Carbon Drawdown Now: Turning Buildings into Carbon Sinks
10:00 – 10:20 Refreshment break in Exhibit Hall
10:20 – 11:50 Workshops
10:30 – 11:30 Bosch Inverted Ducted Split System Heat Pumps
11:50 – 1:20 Lunch
12:15 – 1:00 The Efficiency Excellence Network: An Overview of Benefits and Requirements
1:20 – 2:50 Workshops
1:30 – 2:30 Drain Water Heat Recovery Technology and Application Review with Case Studies
2:50 – 3:15 Refreshment break in Exhibit Hall
3:15 – 4:45 Workshops
3:30 – 4:30 Innovations in Water Heating
4:00 – 7:00 Exhibit Hall open to public
4:45 – 7:00 Evening reception – all welcome to attend 

Thursday, Feb. 6

All Day The Efficiency Excellence Network: One-on-One Social Media Consulting (open to EEN members only; advance registration required)
7:30am Exhibit Hall opens for registration and breakfast
9:00 – 10:30 Workshops
9:30 – 10:30 Submitting Home Performance with ENERGY STAR® Projects through the Online Rebate Center
10:30 – 11:00 Refreshment break in Exhibit Hall
11:00 – 12:30pm Workshops
11:00 – 12:00pm Best Practices for ZIP System and ZIP System R Sheathing Installation
12:30 – 1:45 Lunch
12:45 – 1:30 The Efficiency Excellence Network: An Overview of Benefits and Requirements
1:30 – 3:30 Exhibit Hall open to public
1:45 – 3:15 Workshops
2:00 – 3:00 Refrigeration Refresher and Heatcraft Controls
3:15 – 3:30 Refreshment break in Exhibit Hall
3:30 Exhibit Hall closes
3:30 – 5:00 Workshops
5:00pm Conference Adjourns

Attend the workshops to earn continuing education credits.. Credit approval is listed after each session description.

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