Building Performance Contractors Association

Building Science Workshop

Designing and Building Durable, Energy Efficient, Affordable, Healthy Buildings

BPI Recognized TrainingThe Building Science Workshop is a one-day seminar that teaches the basic knowledge needed to design and build durable, energy efficient, affordable, healthy buildings.
Dr. Joseph Lstiburek will discuss building science principles (such as the control of heat, air and moisture and IAQ) and show you how to apply them to low-energy enclosure design, advanced HVAC systems, forensic investigations, and the repair and retrofitting of existing buildings.
Building Science Workshop - 2011 will focus on commercial, institutional and multi-family buildings. However, residential topics relating to unvented roofs/attics, basements and crawl space construction will also be covered and examples relating to single-family construction will be presented. See full seminar agenda below.
The Building Science Workshop produced by the Building Performance Contractors Association of New York State has been attended by over 1600 builders, architects, engineers, building science consultants, building code officials, developers, facility managers, building product manufacturers and government officials in New York State.