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The goal of the National Home Performance with
ENERGY STAR (HPwES) Symposium is to continue building program infrastructure with national leadership
and stakeholder involvement.

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"What is Home Performance

Sunday, April 6th

7:00 to 8:30pm

Patricia Plympton Navigant Consulting and Marc Milin - ICF

This session is for new and emerging programs with a broad introduction to HPwES and its value as an existing energy efficiency program. Participants will learn what is needed and how to start a HPwES program. Potential program sponsors (utilities and state governments) will have opportunity to meet the National HPwES Team and successful leaders of other programs and ask any HPwES program start up questions. This session is not intended for veteran HPwES program participants.

National HPwES Symposium

Monday, April 7th

8:00 to 4:30pm

8:00 8:30:       Registration ($75 includes lunch)
  This event is part of the 2008 ACI Home Performance Conference. You can register for this event online at
8:30 9:15: Welcome to the HPwES Symposium.
     Facilitators: Chandler von Schrader – EPA; Ed Pollock DOE.
     Keynote Speaker: Rick Gerardi Lockheed Martin
9:15 10:15 HPwES Program Guidelines Review: Recommended vs Required Elements
  This session will include a review of new program guidance and future changes. This guidance will provide structure for our HPwES programs nationwide.
10:15 10:30 Coffee Break
10:30 12:00 Savings at the Kitchen Table: Good Enough for Homeowners and Program Needs?
     Facilitator: Marc Milin – ICF
     Speakers: Keith Williams – Building Services & Consultant LLC
     Dave Abrey – GreenHomes America LLC
  Key industry stakeholders will discuss the development and deployment of simplified energy savings calculations that work for homeowners, contractors, and program administrators.
12:00 1:00 Lunch provided with registration
1:00 2:00 QA Oversight and the Roles of BPI and RESNET
     Facilitator: Patricia Plympton Navigant Consulting
     Speakers: Larry Zarker – BPI and Steve Baden – RESNET
2:00 3:00 Bringing HPwES to Low Rise Multifamily
     Facilitator: Ted Leopkey EPA
     Speakers: Mark Dyen – Conservation Services Group
     Tony Woods Zerodraft/Canam Building Envelope Specialists, Inc.
     Tim Kisner – Austin Energy
3:00 3:15 Break
3:15 4:15 Marketing Home Performance to Consumers: A Review of Recent Efforts
     Jonathan Passe – EPA
     Lani Macrae – DOE
4:15 4:30 Concluding Remarks
     David Lee – EPA

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