PASSIVE HOUSE CALIFORNIA

Fall  Symposium  2015

BUILDING CARBON ZERO CALIFORNIA  

 PALO ALTO

Registration and Refreshments

8:00 am

 

 

 

8:30 am

 

8:45 am

 

9:35 am

OPEN PLENARY - Main Theater

 

Intro and Welcome

 

Keynote Presenter: Diana Ürge-Vorsatz

 

Palo Alto Speaks : Building Owner Panel

  - Sven Thesen

  - Stuart Bernstein

  - Hilary Hug

10:30 am

 

 

11:10 am

 

 

11:50 am

TRACK 1 - Main Theater

 

Graham Irwin:

Passive House as a Battery : Present + Future Value

 

Allen Gilliland:

A+B=Zero : Zen and the Art of Zero Energy Design

 

Diane Moss

100% Renewable: From Pipedream to Mainstream

Ballroom Coffee Break

10:15 am

 

 

 

PHCA Co-President : Bronwyn Barry

Palo Alto Mayor : Karen Holman

 

 

Palo Alto business people and homeowners share their experiences of building, working and living in Passive House Buildings

TRACK 2 - Community Room

 

Andrew Michler:

DeCarbonize Your Passive House

 

John Druelinger:

Towards Safe and Natural High Performance

 

Ken Eklund:

CO2 Refrigerant Heat Pumps--A New Technology

Ballroom - Vendor Tour and Lunch

12:30 pm

 

1:30 pm

 

 

 

2:10 pm

 

 

 

2:50 pm

TRACK 1 - Community Theater

 

Terry Nordbye

Air Sealing Old Buildings to 1.0 ACH50

 

 

Chie Kawahara

Living In A Passive House: Benefits, Care, and Maintenance

 

James Bill, Mary James

Passive House Architecture in Spain:

Lessons for California

 

Ballroom - Coffee Break

3:30 pm

 

CLOSING PLENARY - Main Theater

 

Ann Edminster

 

Closing Thank You

4:15 pm

 

4:55 pm

 

TRACK 2 - Community Room

 

John Sarter

Sol-Lux Alpha, California's first Multi-family Microgrid, Passive House, Carbon Zero Living + Transportation System

 

Katy Hollbacher & Lizzie Adams

Case Study: 412 Olive Avenue Office, One Year Later

 

 

Robert Boulton

The Jackson Winery - A Carbon Neutral Building in Davis, CA.

 

 

Why Low Tech Trumps Widgets and Gadgets Every Time

 

5:30 pm

EVENT CLOSED - Networking continues at local establishement, location TBA