BuildingEnergy Boston 2019 - Sessions by Room

The Marina Session Rooms are located on the Lobby Level, just past the registration area. 
The Harbor and Burroughs Session Rooms are on the Upper Level accessed via the escalator.

Sessions in Marina 2

Thursday, March 14, 2019
Session Title Time Speakers Areas of Focus
Developing Leadership Effectiveness: The Superpower for Excellence in Design

Leadership effectiveness is keystone to an organization’s success, but not always a skillset supported in the education of design professionals. Developing your leadership capabilities begins with... Full Description

10:30 am to 12:00 pm Barbra BatShalom
Tamar Warburg

Business Practice

When the Grid Goes Down: Saving Lives with Your Building's Envelope and Backup Power

Storms, wildfires, heat waves, cyber-terrorism: For many reasons, there is growing interest in ensuring that our buildings will keep occupants safe and provide a reasonable level of functionality... Full Description

1:30 pm to 3:00 pm Katie Courtney
Jim Newman
Alex Wilson

Building Envelope



New Construction

Health & Comfort


Biophilia Is in Every Building We Cherish: Re-Discovering Biophilic Design

Join us in a biophilic exploration of well-known buildings (focusing on the Boston area), to illuminate the natural influences that can be strengthened in design and operation of all buildings.... Full Description

3:30 pm to 5:00 pm Jodi Smits Anderson

Health & Comfort

Beyond Energy*


Friday, March 15, 2019
Session Title Time Speakers Areas of Focus
Solar Access for the Underserved

Throughout the country, we have seen rapid growth in the residential solar space supported by a wide range of industry players and solar offerings. However, growth has been slow in our low and... Full Description

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm Emily Basham
Andrew Breiter-Wu
Kelsey Read



Energy Production & Storage