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OAA+2030 Professional Series (Ottawa)


30 January 2014
Location: Ottawa
Provider: Ontario Association of Architects

The OAA+2030 Professional Series helps design professionals create buildings that meet the ambitious energy efficiency goals of the 2030 Challenge. Ten, 4-hour sessions offer strategies to reach 60% reduction in fossil fuel greenhouse gas emissions, giving design professionals the knowledge and leverage to create next-generation, super-efficient buildings—and provide firms with the skills that will set them apart in the marketplace.

Sessions assume participants have an intermediate understanding of the suite of energy efficiency strategies and technologies available to a design professional. Session information is cumulative and aims to provide an overall understanding of specific design strategies and how they can be integrated to provide optimal results. Regional case studies will illustrate concepts and lessons learned. Experts from both academia and active practice will lead the sessions.

January 30, 2014: The 2030 Challenge: Setting + Achieving Energy Goals with Integrated Design

February 28, 2014: Getting to 60: The Power of Targets + Load Reduction

April 08, 2014: Accentuate the Positive: Climate Responsive Design

April 16, 2014: Skins: The Importance of The Thermal Envelope

May 29, 2014: Aggressively Passive: Employing Passive Systems for Load Reduction

June 17, 2014: Illuminating Savings: Daylighting and Integrated Lighting Strategies

July 31, 2014: Right-sized: Equipment and Controls for Super-efficient Building System

August 21, 2014: Site Power: Renewable Energy Opportunities

September 25, 2014: The Hand-off + Staying in Shape: Operations, Maintenance + Education

October 30, 2014: Putting It All Together: Achieving 2030 Goals On The Project and At The Office

Location: Ottawa Convention Centre55 Colonel By Drive,  Ottawa, ON  K1N 9J2; Phone 613-563-1984

Click here for a comprehensive list of the outline for each session and its presenters.

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