April 18-20, 2017 | Reston, VA
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2017 ABAA Conference Schedule

The full ABAA 2017 schedule.

Time Presentation Code Room Speaker(s)
07:30 – 08:15 Trade Show Opens
08:15 – 08:30 Opening Remarks G1 Exhibit Hall Russell Snow
08:30 – 09:30 Roof-Wall Interfaces and Detailing G2 Exhibit Hall Vince Cammallari
09:30 – 10:00 BREAK
10:00 – 11:30 Understanding the new ASTM Commissioning Standards, Building Science and Proper Building Enclosure Design  G3 Exhibit Hall Dan Lemieux & Martina Driscoll
11:30 – 12:30 Lunch
Time Presentation Code Room Speaker(s)
12:30 – 13:00 Where should the ABAA Be Headed? Help us determine our path for the future. G4 Exhibit Hall Ryan Dalgleish
13:00 – 13:30 What the ABAA Is Doing For You? G5 Exhibit Hall Laverne Dalgleish
14:00 – 15:30 Building Science and Airflow In Buildings G6 Exhibit Hall Dr. Joseph Lstiburek
15:30 – 16:00 BREAK
16:00 – 17:15 Building Science and Airflow In Buildings G6 Exhibit Hall Dr. Joseph Lstiburek
17:15 – 17:30 Welcome Reception & Awards Ceremony G7 Exhibit Hall Russell Snow & Len Anastasi

TRACK 2

Contractor Sessions

TRACK 3

Design Professionals Training

TRACK 4

Testing, Analysis & Quality Assurance

Time Presentation Code Room Speaker(s)
07:30 – 08:00 Trade show opens
08:00 – 09:30 The Air Barrier Pre-Installation Meeting 2A Lake Thoreau Corey Zussman
08:00 – 09:30 Four Barriers For Four Wetting Potentials: How To Design Effective Exterior Walls 3A Exhibit Hall Len Anastasi
08:00 – 09:30 New Durability Findings  from Air and Water Barrier Testing 4B Lake Audubon David Nicastro
09:30 – 10:00 BREAK
10:00 – 11:00 Air Barrier Training for Owners, Architects, Construction Managers, and General Contractors 2B Lake Thoreau William Nash & Andrew Wagner
10:00 – 11:30 Design Of A Shelf Angle 3C Exhibit Hall Corey Zussman
10:30 – 12:00 Big Air – Building Air Barrier Testing 4C Lake Audubon Torrance Kramer
11:30 – 13:00 Lunch

TRACK 2

Contractor Sessions

TRACK 3

Design Professionals Training

TRACK 4

Testing, Analysis & Quality Assurance

11:30 – 13:00 Lunch

Time Presentation Code Room Speaker(s)
13:00 – 14:00 High Performance Building Envelope in Existing Buildings 2G Lake Thoreau Steve Tratt
13:00 – 14:00 Masonry Veneer Anchors And Air Barriers 3G Exhibit Hall Len Anastasi
13:00 – 14:00 Strategies and Solutions for the Limitations of the ABAA QAP 4H Lake Audubon John Posenecker & Keith Simon
13:00 – 17:00 Whole Building Air Tightness Testing Roundtable Discussion 4J Robert E. Simon Terry Brennan & Kevin Knight
14:30 – 15:30 Air Barrier Detailing 3I Exhibit Hall Andrew Dunlap
15:00 – 16:00 Quality Assurance Program 2H Lake Thoreau Ryan Dalgleish
16:00 – 17:00 Commissioning the Air Barrier 3H Exhibit Hall Brian Neely
15:00 – 16:00 Decoding the Test Standards Used by the Air Barrier Industry 4I Lake Audubon Dave Stammen & Dwayne Sloan

Date & Time Committee Code Room Chair
April 17
18:30
Executive Committee Meeting M3 Russ Snow
April 19
09:30-10:30
Research Committee Meeting M5 Robert E. Simon Andrew Dunlap & Sarah Flock
April 19
12:00-13:00
The Voice Committee Meeting M2 Robert E. Simon Craig Wetmore
April 20
12:00-13:00
Technical Committee Meeting M1 Robert E. Simon Andrea Wagner and John Posenecker

Date & Time Course Code Room Trainer
April 18-20*
08:00-17:00
Sheet & Fluid Applied Installer Certification 1A Lake Anne A ABAA
April 18-20*
08:00-17:00
SPF Installer Certification 1B Lake Anne B ABAA
April 18-20*
08:00-17:00
ABAA Auditor Training & Certification 1D Town Center A & B ABAA
April 20
13:00-17:00
QAP Administrator Training 1C Town Center A & B ABAA

*(April 20 offsite hands-on training)

WUFI COMPUTER MODELING WORKSHOP

FOR WALL DESIGN AND PERFORMANCE
(HEAT AND MOISTURE TRANSFER IN BUILDING ENVELOPES)

Reston, Virginia – April 19-20, 2017

 

Learn to use the most powerful computer modeling program available, which is the industry standard, for building envelope design and wall analysis for heat/moisture control.

Dr. Achilles Karagiozis and André Desjarlais demonstrate the newest and best strategies on building envelope design with an emphasis on heat and moisture transfer.

WUFI® WORKSHOP REGISTRATIONS: You may register and pay online through this link.