Educational Presentations

Our team actively participates in conferences around the country. We also give educational and training presentations. Here you can get a glimpse of previous and future presentations or conferences that our professionals will be attending.

Xcel Energy Efficiency Forums

By Rebecca Ellis & Miles Ryan | March 15, 2020

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 Xcel Energy Energy Efficiency Forum Dialing it in – building tuning strategies April 22, 2020 9:00 am – 2:30 pm CDT New Richmond, Wisconsin   April 23, 2020 9:00 am – 2:30 pm CDT Ladysmith, Wisconsin Miles Ryan & Rebecca Ellis will facilitate a FREE half-day event dedicated to helping industrial…

MEEA Webinar

By Rebecca Ellis & Miles Ryan | November 22, 2019

Benchmarking and Beyond MEEA Webinar Rebecca Ellis & Miles Ryan December 3, 2019 Rebecca Ellis and Miles Ryan will be conducting a webinar for the Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance’s (MEEA) Building Operator Certification (BOC) program. They will address how to leverage trend data available in a building automation system (BAS) to benchmark system performance during…

Condominium Board Training

By Rebecca Ellis | November 4, 2019

FirstService Residential Condominium Board Training October 29, 2019 Rebecca Ellis was asked to address a gathering of condominium association board members from about 15 high rise facilities in the Twin Cities. She presented information about a few typical ventilation (makeup air and exhaust) systems and plumbing system types found in high rise multifamily housing. She…

Women Make Buildings Better Event

By Stephanie Gallatin | October 18, 2019

Women Make Buildings Better November 14, 2019 Science Museum of Minnesota St. Paul, Minnesota Stephanie Gallatin will participate on a panel discussing Women in Engineering Leadership at this event sponsored by Trane. The topics will focus on the obstacles and accomplishments of women in engineering and the HVAC industry. Stephanie and the other women panelists…

Building Commissioning Association Annual Conference

By Miles Ryan | September 27, 2019

Building Commissioning Association (BCxA) Annual Conference Chicagoland, IL September 25-27, 2019 Miles Ryan presented on the topic of Common Pitfalls in High-Rise Domestic Hot Water Recirculating Systems. Additionally, he authored a supporting conference paper entitled Addressing PRVs in Domestic Hot Water Recirculating Systems. His presentation and paper identified common mistakes made in the design, construction…

American Society of Health Care Engineering (ASHE) Conference

By Catherine Newkold & Bob deVeyra | September 26, 2019

56th Annual ASHE Conference American Society of Health Care Engineering (ASHE) Baltimore, Maryland July 14 – 17, 2019 American Society of Health Care Engineering (ASHE) Conference Baltimore, Maryland July 14 – 17, 2019 Catherine Newkold and Bob deVeyra attended the conference, a gathering of health care facility management and engineering professionals whose goal is to…

Energy Exchange 2019

By Rebecca Ellis | August 22, 2019

Energy Exchange 2019 United States Department of Energy Denver, Colorado August 20-22, 2019 Rebecca Ellis presented on the topic of Ongoing Commissioning: An Approach for M&V to Unlock & Sustain Energy Savings. She explored the barriers to implementing Measurement & Verification Plans and how the Ongoing Commissioning process can be used to overcome those barriers. The…

South Dakota Physical Plant Director’s Conference

By Rebecca Ellis | July 24, 2019

South Dakota Physical Plant Director’s Conference Office of the State Engineer Pierre, South Dakota June 6-7, 2019 Roger Thue and Rebecca Ellis presented to the entire conference on the topic of Building Systems Retro-Commissioning. After a brief introduction to the retro-commissioning process, Roger and Rebecca shared real project findings, recommendations, and benefits. Roger and Rebecca…