14th Annual North American Passive House Conference: December 4-8, Washington, DC

  • 4 December 2019 To 8 December 2019
  • Start time : 08:00 AM
  • End time : 04:00 PM
  • Event Host : Passive House Institute US
  • Event Location : Hyatt Regency Crystal City, 2799 Richmond Hwy, Arlington, VA, 22202, United States
14th Annual North American Passive House Conference
Event Description

The number of passive buildings certified and built each year grows exponentially. They're hitting critical mass, so come tjoin Passive House Institute US (PHIUS) in Washington, DC for the 14th Annual North American Passive House Conference.

The PHIUS NAPHC is the oldest way to learn about all things passive house. Attendees get real-world case studies on projects ranging from single family homes to high-rises, the latest on mechanical systems, building science, constructions details, and expo hall full of the latest building components.


*Here are two related (optional) activities that just came to our attention at Rate It Green!

1. Introduction to Passive House

This event, held in advance of the PHIUS 14th Annual North American Passive House
Conference, is open to the public

December 4, 2019, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

WHERE: AGU Conference Center, 2000 Florida Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, 20009
To register


  • Katrin Klingenberg, Executive Director, PHIUS (Passive House Institute US)
  • Zack Semke, Vice-President, Marketing, Zola Windows, co-founder Shift Zero, Passive House
  • Accelerator
  • Matt Fine, Project Manager, Peabody Architects
  • David Peabody, owner, Peabody Architects
  • Michael Hindle, Owner, Principal at Passive to Positive

ABOUT: PHIUS’ Klingenberg will present an introduction to passive houses. Semke will provide a top level view of where passive building fits in a Net Zero world. Fine, Peabody, and Hindle will provide a deeper dive into passive buildings around Metro DC


2. PHAUS Mixer at Jaleo

The North American Passive House Conference always closes with a bang: the PHAUS mixer. This year it's just down the street from the conference hotel, at Jaleo.

Only $20 for current PHAUS members and $30 for non-members. But space is limited!

Saturday, December 7, 6-9 pm
2250-A Crystal Drive
Arlington, VA 22202 
To register

  • Host Company/Organization Name
    • Passive House Institute US
  • Speakers / Presenters
    • Keynote Speaker: Jeremy Rifkin
  • Event type
    • Conference

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