November 2nd, 2017


Zero Net Energy Conference Fresno brings together experts and novices on Zero Net Energy to provide education, resources and connections for the implementation of ZNE in Central California.

This one-day conference helps owners, developers, architects, engineers, construction professionals, investors, planners, students and other stakeholders in the future of our buildings in Central California connect and work towards successful and transformative projects. 

3 AIA CEU's will be provided


7:30       Sign In and Breakfast              

8:00       Welcome                                                                     Laura Gromis, USGBC Central California

8:05       Zero Net Energy Goals in California                        Rory Cox, California Public Energy Commission

8:35       Zero Net Energy Across Many Markets                  Peter Turnbull, PG&E   1 AIA CEU's

9:20       Break and EXPO

9:30       Local Examples of ZNE Implementation:

                 ZNE Residential Community: Lessons learned as Production Builder in building ZNE Communities

                 Campus-Wide ZNE Strategy: UC Merced

                 ZNE for Existing Buildings: How To for a Range of Project types

                 Yosemite Community College District Central Services Building: Collaboration as Key Component to Achieving ZNE

                     Presentations and Roundtable discussion with Brandon De Young, De Young Properties, Breeana Sylvas, UC Merced,  John Andary,                          Integral Design, Kjirsten Harpain, Darden Architects, Ryan Carlson, Lawrence Engineering Group, moderated by Weston Rodberry,                          Teter AE.

11:05      Break

11:10      Infrastructure Readiness for ZNE Ram Marayanamurthy, Electric Power Research Institute

12:55      Lunch and EXPO

12:25      ZNE Contributions for Sustainability Loren Aiton, Teter AE   1 AIA CEU

1:10        BIM for Sustainable Outcomes Michael Floyd, Autodesk   1 AIA CEU

1:55        Break

2:05        Overview over funding opportunities for residential, commercial, small business and public projects.

                     Financial Roundtable with Danny Roberts, Clean Fund, Tim Cali, Renew Financial, Michael Hackett, NRG Answers, Andy Seto, SBA;                           Moderated by Aya Shitanishi, Teter AE.

3:15 Mixer

4:00 End

Speaker Bios

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