Sponsored Breakout Sessions

BuildingEnergy Boston 2020 has been rescheduled to August 13 & 14.
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Monday, March 23, 2020
Session Title Time Speakers Room Areas of Focus
ASHPs and VRF: How About These HFC Refrigerants?

SPONSORED BY DAIKIN - Most ASHPs and VRF systems in the US use R-410A, a well-known HFC refrigerant. In this session we will cover the basics of refrigerants and their role in the refrigerant cycle, and in... Full Description

10:30 am to 11:30 am Burroughs

Mechanical System and Lighting

A German Perspective on Building Energy

Sponsored by the Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany and the German American Chamber of Commerce in New York

Germany enjoys a stellar reputation throughout the world for its high-... Full Description
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm Burroughs

Rethink Water Heating

SPONSORED BY EEMAX - This session is designed for archictects, engineers, facility managers, contractors, and builders and will address the challenge in finding the right balance between performance and... Full Description

3:30 pm to 4:30 pm Burroughs

Mechanical System and Lighting


Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Session Title Time Speakers Room Areas of Focus
Is Your Heat Pump Delivering the Energy Savings & Performance That Was Promised?

SPONSORED BY DAIKIN - Poor designs and installations can easily reduce energy savings by over 50%. We'll look at how the sizing, design, installation and start-up dramatically affect the energy consumption... Full Description

8:30 am to 9:30 am Burroughs

Mechanical System and Lighting

Tepid Water

SPONSORED BY EEMAX - Tepid Water is directed to the commercial safety eye wash, face wash and drench shower systems (labs, schools, medical, manufacturing, chemicals). Considering the vast number of... Full Description

10:00 am to 11:00 am Burroughs

Mechanical System and Lighting

Health and Comfort


Getting to Zero: Bringing Residential Electrification to Scale

SPONSORED BY MASS CEC - Massachusetts will need an “all hands on deck” approach to achieve net zero emissions by 2050. For its 2+ million existing buildings, this will require significant efficiency... Full Description

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm Burroughs

Single Family


Health and Comfort


Business Practice

Who Wants to be a MegaWatt? An Afternoon of Trivia & Prizes

SPONSORED BY ABODE - Think you are the nerdiest nerd at NESEA? Prove it at Abode's fun and engaging energy-efficiency trivia session. Come show/share your expertise and win prizes by answering questions... Full Description

2:30 pm to 3:30 pm Burroughs