Today: Jun 14, 2024

Don’t miss the BEST6 Conference on Building Enclosure Science & Technology.

4 months ago


TLDR:

  • The Building Enclosure Science and Technology (BEST6) Conference focuses on the impact of climate change on building enclosures, new techniques in building design and construction, durability, and sustainability.
  • The conference takes place on March 19-20, 2024, in Austin, TX and offers technical sessions on building science and building practice.

In the article “Attend the Upcoming Building Enclosure Science & Technology (BEST6) Conference” on Greenroofs.com, the National Institute of Building Sciences is gearing up for the BEST6 Conference, which will take place at the Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol in Austin, TX. The conference will focus on the impact of climate change on building enclosures, new techniques in building design and construction, durability, and sustainability.

The conference agenda includes technical sessions on topics such as decarbonization, retrofitting, cool roofs and walls, low carbon building materials, and climate-positive building enclosures. Keynote speakers and plenary sessions featuring industry experts provide valuable insights into the future of building technology.

Roof-related topics on the agenda include calculating moisture risk, reflective insulation, energy impacts of roof insulation, and preventing roof condensation. Attendees can earn up to 12 AIA learning units by participating in the conference programming and sessions.

Overall, the BEST6 Conference offers a valuable opportunity for design professionals, contractors, manufacturers, and educators to learn about the latest advancements in building science and technology, address the challenges posed by climate change, and explore sustainable solutions for the future of building design and construction.