2018 Performance Huddle: A Symposium on Building Performance Simulation and Envelope Design Practice


Houston Chapter of IBPSA-USA & Building Enclosure Council, Houston - In collaboration with AIA Houston, USGBC Texas, & Illuminating Engineering Society

Green Building Resource Center - 1002 Washington Ave., Houston, TX 77002

September 21, 2018

International Building Performance Simulation Association The Houston Chapter of IBPSA-USA
& Building Enclosure Council, Houston Presents:

2018 Performance Huddle - A Symposium on Building performance Simulation and Envelope design practice


Learn about energy optimization in building design, application of the new ASHRAE Standard 209, Occupant behavior in design and operation and much more. This forum is aimed at architects, engineers, vendors and students.

Date & Time: 21st September, 2018 9:30 AM- 3:00 PM Central

Location: Green Building Resource Center - Houston, Texas

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9:30am: Networking and coffee

10am: Factors affecting Energy optimization in Building Design
Sushant Verma & Mahe Hameed, Gensler

11am: The Role of Occupant Behavior in Building design and operation
Dr. Bing Dong, Asst. Prof. Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas, San Antonio

12pm: Lunch

1pm: Introducing ASHRAE Standard 209: A new energy modeling framework for building design
Scott West, Senior Mechanical Engineer, HFA,
ASHRAE Standards Committee 189.1, 205 & 209

2pm: Building Envelope & Simulations Pecha Kucha
Local Architecture & Engineering rms

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