Demystifying Passive House: IAQ - A NAPHN (North American Passive House Network) Forum Wednesday, Feb 21 - New York, NY

  • 21 February 2018 To 8 February 2018
  • Start time : 09:00 AM
  • End time : 11:00 AM
  • Event Location : Building Energy Exchange - BEEx, 31 Chambers Street, Suite 609, New York, NY, 10007, United States
Event Description

Demystifying Passive House: IAQ
A NAPHN (North American Passive House Network) Forum

Join NAPHN and NYPH for the first panel in a series of educational forums, that debunks the myths surrounding Passive House buildings. The first event will discuss the relationship between building materials and indoor air quality within Passive House buildings. Hear from experienced panelists who have an array of materials, tools and techniques to improve the overall air quality in passive house designed spaces.

A panel of industry experts will discuss the most prevalent ways that construction materials contribute to the indoor air quality in Passive House, both commercial and residential. Understanding and controlling the materials used in our built environment can help reduce risks of indoor pollutants. Join us and discover the various choices of sustainable materials that can contribute to a healthier living environment.

This event is being organized in partnership with the NYPH (New York Passive House) and is accredited by the AIA for 2 LU HSW credits.

  • Speakers / Presenters
    • Nick Shaw: Nick is a PHIUS certified Passive House Consultant and Builder, and is the New York Product Specialist for 475 High Performance Building Supply

      Shawn Torbert, LEED AP, CPHD, CSI: Shawn is the NYC Architectural Manager at ROCKWOOL North America.

      Brendan O'Grady: Brendan is a Research Associate at Delos® who focuses on identifying new technologies to enhance wellness in the built environment.
  • Event type
    • Panel Discussion

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