IAQ & Energy 2023, October 30, Portland, Maine

  • 30 October 2023
  • Event Host : Maine Indoor Air Quality Council (MIAQC)
  • Event Location : 88 Spring St, Portland, ME, 04101, United States
IAQ & energy 2023, Portland, Maine
Event Description

At IAQ & Energy 2023 brings together all the components to design, construct, operate and repair healthy, environmentally-sustainable indoor spaces. This event includes:

  • Education by presenters from around the country.

  • Interactive activities and resources

  • Opportunities to explore products and services from valued vendors

  • Networking with other attendees

  • Flexibility to meet the demands of your busy schedule.  


  • Host Company/Organization Name
    • Maine Indoor Air Quality Council (MIAQC)
  • Agenda
    • 7:30 a.m.
      Registration, Sponsor Exhibits, & Learning Stations Open

      8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
      Session 1 - Opening Plenary Session:

      "The Airborne Infection Vaccine for Buildings: The New ASHRAE 241 Standard"
      William P. Bahnfleth, PhD, PE, FASHRAE, FASME, FISIAQ
      Professor of Architectural Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, PA

      9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
      Networking Break/Exhibits/Learning Stations

      10:00 a.m. - 11:00a.m.
      Session 2 - Concurrent Sessions:


      "Improving Classroom Air Quality and Decarbonizing Classroom Comfort Conditioning"
      Ty Newell
      Emeritus Professor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois & Vice President Build Equinox, Urbana, IL


      "Some Surprising Sources of IAQ Problems and Novel Ways to Sample Mold"
      Jeffrey May
      IAQ investigator, CIAQP CMC
      May Indoor Air Investigations, Tyngsborough, MA


      "Multi-Family Performance Data"
      Todd Rothstein
      Director of Construction Services, CPHC, Avesta Housing, Portland, ME

      11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
      Break/Networking/Sponsor Exhibits/Learning Stations

      11:30 a.m.
      Session #3
      Keynote Presentation:

      ​"Who holds the keys to Good IAQ and a Healthier Home? What doors are open or locked? Who are the Key Makers?"
      Joe Medosch
      Owner and Executive Director, Healthy Home Environmental Association, Harding, CO

      12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
      Lunch, Norman Anderson Leadership Award Presentation, Raffle Drawing, Exhibits, Learning Stations
      1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
      Session #4 , Concurrent Sessions:

      "Air Filtration and VRF"
      Rachel Roy
      Professional Engineer, Mitsubishi Electric, Westbrook, ME​

      "Health, Wellness & High-Performance Solutions"
      Karla Butterfield
      Sustainability Director, Steven Winter Associates, Inc., Somerville, MA

      "Investigation of Spray Foam Insulation Odor and Air Quality Problem Sources Using Air Testing Combined with Bulk Foam Off-Gas Sampling"
      Henri Fennell
      Consultant, HC Fennell Consulting, LLC, North Thetford, VT

      2:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
      Break/Networking/Sponsor Exhibits/Learning Stations

      2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
      Session #5
      Concurrent Sessions:

      "The Future of Residential Ventilation: A Harm-Based Procedure"
      Richard Karg
      Consultant, Residential Energy Dynamics, Bethel, ME
      Paul H. Raymer
      Chief Investigator, Heyoka Solutions, Falmouth, MA

      "IAQ Devices"
      Joe Medosch
      Owner and Executive Director, Healthy Home Environmental Association, Harding, CO

      "Introduction to Low-Cost Remediation of Misapplied Foam"
      Henri Fennell
      Consultant, HC Fennell Consulting, LLC, North Thetford, VT

      3:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
      Transfer Break

      4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
      Session #6
      Concurrent Sessions:

      "Measure AND Manage IAQ/IEQ In Your Building"
      Barry Stephens, Sales, Ventacity Systems, Scarborough, ME

      "All About Air Sealing: Residential Retrofits and Remodeling for Efficient & Healthy Homes"
      Colin McCullogh
      Home Energy Auditor & BPI Analyst, All-Around Home Performance, Farmingdale, ME

      5:00 p.m. **CONFERENCE END**
  • Event type
    • Conference

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