Laboratories Sessions: What's Planned for the Summit

For 2018, the Department of Energy's (DOE's) Better Buildings Summit is teaming up with Energy Exchange for a one-of-a-kind event in Cleveland, Ohio. The combined event will feature content geared towards laboratory managers and decision makers interested in reducing energy intensity within laboratory space. The laboratory-focused sessions aim to highlight strong partner efficiency strategies and foster constructive discussion among attendees.

Preview of selected speaker organizations:
  • Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
  • University of California, Irvine
Featured Laboratory Sessions

The 2018 Summit includes a laboratory partner meet-up on Wednesday afternoon and cross-cutting sessions over the course of the conference. Attendees can expect to gain insight into the technical aspects of real-world projects that are being implemented by their peers. For a detailed agenda, click here.

Tuesday, August 21

  • Prioritizing Laboratories: Meeting Campus Energy Goals with a Smart Labs Program (Better Buildings) 

Wednesday, August 22

  • Smart Labs Meet-Up (Better Buildings)
  • Ventilation Management in Laboratories: Big Energy Savings and Improved Safety (Better Buildings)
Showcase Project Building Tours

Attendees can participate in pre-conference building tours of Better Buildings Challenge partners and other local high-performing buildings on Tuesday afternoon. Be sure to sign up when you register.

View this year's Showcae Building Tours here.