May 8-9, 2018 | Salt Lake City, UT
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2018 ABAA Conference Schedule

Time Presentation Speaker(s) Room
07:50 – 08:00 Opening Remarks: ABAA Initiatives, Goals and Successes Russell Snow  Exhibit Hall
08:00 – 09:30 Building Enclosure Commissioning Fiona Aldous  Exhibit Hall
09:30 – 10:30 Insurance Claims: Why Quality Control in “Design AND Construction” of Building Enclosures Matters Andrew Merriman  Exhibit Hall
10:30 – 11:00 BREAK
11:00 – 11:45 The Addition of Moisture Transport to the Air Leakage Energy Calculator André Desjarlais & Dr. Som Shrestha  Exhibit Hall
11:45 – 13:15 Lunch & ABAA Awards Ceremony
Time Presentation Speaker(s) Room
13:15 – 13:30 What the ABAA Is Doing For You & Where Should We Be Going Ryan Dalgleish  Exhibit Hall
13:30 – 14:30 By Others – That Elusive Subcontractor Responsible for Transitions Andrew Dunlap  Exhibit Hall
14:30 – 15:00 BREAK
15:00 – 17:00 ★ Keynote Speaker: Why Buildings Matter R. Christopher Mathis  Exhibit Hall
17:15 – 18:30 Welcome Reception

DESIGN PROFESSIONALS

(TRACK 1)

CONSTRUCTION & TESTING

(TRACK 2)

 

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Attendees are not bound by specific tracks and can attend any presentation they are interested in.

11:30 – 12:30 Lunch
16:45 – 17:15 ABAA AGM (Exhibit Hall)

Lunch and coffee breaks are being provided on the third day of the conference (committee meeting day).

Time Committee Room Chair
08:00 – 09:00 Material Testing Task Group 259 Jason Hoerter
08:00 – 10:30 Research Committee Meeting 258 Andrew Dunlap & Sarah Flock
09:30 – 10:30 Contractors Committee Meeting 257A Matthew Giambrone
11:00 – 12:00 Codes Task Group 259 Stephen Shanks
11:00 – 12:45 Marketing Committee Meeting 257A Craig Wetmore
13:00 – 14:00 QAP Committee Meeting 257A Debra Kichline
13:00 – 15:00 Technical Committee Meeting 259 John Posenecker & Andrea Wagner
15:00 – 16:00 Conference Committee Meeting 258 Len Anastasi

MAY 8-10

Course Length: 2.5 Days
(May 10th is a half-day of offsite hands-on training for Installers & Auditors)

Time Course Room Trainer
08:00-17:00 Self Adhered and Fluid Applied Training 251 B ABAA
08:00-17:00 Sprayed Polyurethane Foam Training 251 C ABAA
08:00-16:30 Field Auditor Training 251 A ABAA
May 8 | 17:00-20:00 QAP Administrator Training 251 A ABAA

WUFI® Workshop

May 8-9, 2018
Salt Lake City, UT

WUFI® software, the industry standard for building envelope design and wall and roof analysis for heat/moisture control, is the most powerful computer modeling program available.  In this 2-day, hands-on workshop, Dr. Achilles Karagiozis and André Desjarlais demonstrate strategies on building envelope design with an emphasis on heat and moisture transfer through building components and assemblies.  You will run cases on your laptop.

You may register and pay online here: WUFI® WORKSHOP REGISTRATIONS