BuildingEnergy NYC 2022 Attendee FAQs

Where and when is the conference?
BuildingEnergy NYC 2022 will take place on Thursday, September 15, 2022, at Convene Park Avenue (237 Park Avenue). Entrances are on Lexington Avenue, and 45th and 46th Streets. For public transit, take the 4, 5, 6, 7, or S trains to Grand Central Station. There are also several nearby private parking garages.

What does it cost to attend?
The sooner you register, the less it costs. You may also qualify for special rates for students, emerging professionals, or staff of non-profit organizations and government agencies. See the pricing page for details.
To receive member pricing, you must be logged in to your nesea.org account. Learn about becoming a NESEA Member here. For questions about your NESEA Member account, go here.

Why didn't my registration go through?
The most common reason for an unsuccessful registration is a declined credit card transaction, usually because of a mismatch between the billing address as entered and the one associated with the card. Please double check the address you entered. Another frequent issue is internet browser problems. To fix this, try refreshing the page or using a different browser.

If you continue to have difficulty registering, contact us at registration@nesea.org or (413) 774-6051 ext. 19.

I need to register more than one person from my company. What should I do?
Our online registration system can easily guide you through registering multiple people from your organization. If you need assistance, feel free to contact registration@nesea.org or call (413) 774-6051 ext. 19.

What is your refund policy?
Unfortunately, we cannot offer refunds for conference passes. However, if you need to cancel your attendance for reasons related to COVID-19, you may request a credit for a future NESEA event. If you have any questions or concerns, please email registration@nesea.org.

Where can I stay?
There are numerous hotels to choose from in Midtown Manhattan, but we recommend booking early, as prices can increase significantly. NESEA does not have reserved rooms or group rates at any hotels for this event.

Do I have to pick which sessions I plan to attend prior to the conference?
No. With a conference pass, you may attend any sessions you wish.

Can I get CEUs for attending?
We anticipate offering a mixture of credits from AIA, BPI, GBCI, PHI, PHIUS, and RESNET. All attendees will receive a certificate of attendance to self-report hours to other accrediting organizations.

Are there scholarships available?
Yes, we offer a limited number of scholarships to students and emerging professionals. More information coming soon. For questions, please write to Florence MacGregor at fmacgregor@nesea.org.

Will there be food?
Yes! Your conference registration includes lunch. Coffee and tea will also be available all day to all attendees on the trade show floor.

Is the venue ADA accessible?
Yes. All floors are accessible by elevator.

Will a nursing room be available?
Yes, a nursing room will be available. The key to the nursing room will be available at registration.

Is there a lost-and-found?
Lost-and-found items will be kept at the Convene front desk, across from the NESEA registration desk in the lobby.

What happens outside of conference session hours?
The conference will conclude with a closing reception, featuring a cash bar and light hors d'oeuvres. Stay tuned for more information about a pre-conference reception on Wednesday, September 14.

What if I still have a question?
For registration questions, contact registration@nesea.org or (413) 774-6051 x19. For everything else, email Ben Sachs-Hamilton, Conference Manager, at bsachs-hamilton@nesea.org.

 

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