The Conference Program is currently in development and will be available soon. 
Topics to be covered include:

Architecture and Design

  • Resilient Design
  • Climate Action/Sustainability
  • Grid Connected Buildings
  • Immersive and Experiential Design
  • Building sector design trends: Office; Health Care; Retail; Residential; Residential; Higher Ed
  • Emerging Project Delivery Models
  • Daylight and Views
  • Healthy Buildings
  • Computational/Parametric Design 
  • Light-Driven Architecture
  • Circadian Lighting
  • Dark Sky
  • Building Performance
  • Integrated Design 

 

Diversity, Inclusion, Equity, Respect

  • Environmental Justice
  • Corporate DIER programs
  • Women in Design 
  • Racial and Gender Equity
  • Economics of DIER

 

Professional Practice

  • Hiring and Marketing after COVID
  • Mentoring and Leadership Development
  • Emerging Professional Stars
  • Emerging Management technology solutions

 

Codes and Regulatory Environment

  • Progress on Non-Energy Benefits in Codes
  • Emerging Standards
  • Outcome-Based Codes
  • Industry Dynamics
  • Planning for the Coming Infrastructure Spending
  • Emerging Business Models 
  • Economics of Building Industry
  • Product Development and Sales after COVID
  • Circular Economy and Lighting Manufacturing
  • Impact of Supply Chain disruptions 

 

Controls and Smart Buildings

  • Innovations in Residential Applications
  • Better Practices in Controls Implementation
  • Controls Integration and Smart Buildings
  • Trends in Cybersecurity
  • Load Management and Grid Integration