Triangle ASHRAE ANNOUNCEMENtS

 

ASHRAE Region IV CRC: Greensboro Aug 10-12

 Directions
 

August 10, 2017

Region IV CRC
Thu August 10, 2017 10:00 AM thru
Sun August 12, 2017 05:00 PM
Grandover Resort & Spa
1000 Club Road
Greensboro, NC 27407
http://www.grandover.com/
Join us at the annual Region IV meeting, this year hosted by the North Piedmont chapter!

 Please join us for the
2017 Region IV CRC at the
Grandover Resort & Spa

The North Piedmont chapter is excited to welcome
ASHRAE members from the six other chapters to the Greensboro area.


 Hotel

This year, CRC will take place at the Grandover Resort & Spa. Rooms are available for $175 per night and must be booked by July 11, 2017 for special event rate. Call 800-472-6301 and ask for ASHRAE CRC event rate.
Link to book for event special rate:
https://gc.synxis.com/rez.aspx?Hotel=68615&Chain=19053&group=SHRAE
The resort offers a wide range of activities, including golf, tennis, spa services and swimming. Event attendees receive a 20% spa discount.

Grandover Resort & Conference Center
One Thousand Club Road
Greensboro, NC 27407
800-472-6301
www.grandover.com


Golf

Experience one of North Carolina’s premier golf courses at the Grandover Resort during the 2017 CRC Region IV Golf Outing. Proper golf attire is required (shirts with collar, no jeans).
When: Thursday, August 10
Shotgun start at 1:00 pm
Where: Grandover West Course
Boxed lunches will be provided at noon at the registration area. Please be sure to pre-register for the golf outing when you sign up for the conference.
Prizes will be awarded so bring your best game!


 Professional Development

This year, we will have three professional development sessions, featuring topics on ethics and building sciences, and BIM. Speakers are Tim Wentz, Chris Mathis and Henry Green. Plan to spend Friday afternoon learning and earning CEU/PDHs. 


 Companion Events & Tours

In the Triad, you’ll find plenty of the famed southern hospitality along with a fascinating mix of history, furniture and modern fun. Join our companion tours to explore more of this interesting region and mingle with a few fun folks along the way.


Downtown Greensboro History Tour: Have lunch in Greensboro’s vibrant downtown area and then head to the Blandwood Mansion for a look at one of America’s great historic homes. Finish the afternoon with a walking history tour of downtown Greensboro’s most famous landmarks. (Thursday afternoon)
Furnitureland South: Join us for a behind-the-scenes tour of this global furniture destination. We’ll also have about an hour to explore individual showrooms on our own. (Friday morning)
Old Salem Segway Tour: After a brief training session, you’ll hop on your very own Segway on a guided tour through downtown Winston-Salem and into the Old Salem Historic District, a National Historic Landmark settled by the Moravian community in 1766. With a stop halfway
at a local chocolate factory, this tour is sure to sweeten your day. Please note that participants must be at least 14 years of age and between 100 and 260 lbs. Flat, closed toed shoes are required. Spaces are limited and will be on a first come, first serve basis with registration. (Friday afternoon)


 Registration Pricing

Full package - $225.00
Saturday (incl. Awards Dinner) - $150.00
Full Package for Companions (incl. all tours and meal events)- $110.00 
Saturday for Companions - $75.00
Golfing: A La Carte - $100/00
Golfing & Welcome Party Package - $150.00
Welcome Party: A La Carte - $65.00
President’s Lunch: A La Carte - $45.00
Awards Dinner: A La Carte - $75.00

Children are free.

Registration will be open through August 9. After August 9, please register at Grandover with the host committee. 

REFUND POLICY - REFUNDS ARE AVAILABLE UP TO FIVE CALENDAR DAYS
BEFORE THE EVENT.  NO REFUNDS WILL BE GIVEN AFTER THAT DATE


 Additional Information

The Welcome Party is themed "Swine & Dine". Please come in resort casual picnic attire.

There will be a silent auction at the Awards Dinner, featuring items from the Triad, as well as items from the homes of the other Region IV chapters. All proceeds will be donated to Research Promotion.

The hospitality suite will be open every evening!

Grandover will provide free shuttles to and from the airport. Please contact Grandover for additional information.

There is still time to sponsor! Contact Heather Platt for more information!


 Questions?

Please contact Heather Platt, General Chair (hplatt@mazzetti.com) or Kim Pierson, Chapter President (kpierson@cromwell.com).


 For the official brouchure, download a PDF file <HERE>

 

NC High Performance Buildings Conference (July 12-13 in Charlotte)

NC Building Performance Assoc.

invites you to attend our
2017 North Carolina
High Performance Buildings Conference
being held
July 12 - 13, 2017
(Wed-Thu)
at the
Charlotte Convention Center

TO REGISTER or for more info: http://www.buildingnc.org/2017-conference

This event brings together the people, products, policies and resources needed to design, build and maintain high-performance buildings in North Carolina.

Attend two full days of educational workshops, networking events and a packed exhibit hall.
CEU opportunities, trade council meetings and more make this a great event for all levels of company staff.

Who Should Attend?
 * Commercial building and property owners, builders and developers, commissioning agents, performance contractors and others that support high performance buildings.
 * Single and multifamily residential builders and developers, energy auditors, home performance contractors and others that support high performance homes.
 * Product and service providers looking to exhibit and network with residential and commercial buildings industry professionals.
 * Utilities, nonprofits and other industry supporters interested in promoting high performance construction in North Carolina.

Why Should You Attend?
This will be the largest conference of its type ever held in the state with:
 * Two full days of educational workshops
 * Dozens of networking opportunities
 * Up to 60 exhibitors from across the country
 * Up to 400 attendees planned from NC and surrounding states
 * Opportunities to present new ideas and meet new partners, vendors and customers
 * CEUs will be available for many certifications including: LEED, AIA, BPI, RESNET, NAHB, PDH, CEM, PEM, CFE, ASHRAE and AIC.

Pricing
NCBPA member pricing:
 * One day: $150 before June 16 and $170 after and on-site
 * Both days: $195 before June 16 and $225 after and on-site
Non-member pricing:
 * One day: $200 before June 16 and $220 after and on-site
 * Both days: $260 before June 16 and $290 after and on-site
 * Not a member? Click here to join today for as little as $100!

Exhibitors:
Booths: $925 before June 16 and $1,000 after, includes two 2-day tickets
Contact Rebecca Wyhof at Rebecca@BlueRoofStrategies.com to reserve a booth

Sponsors:
Several opportunities including lunch sponsorship are available
Contact John Doyle at John@BuildingNC.org for details

Additional discounted pricing available for volunteers and students. Email us for details at Info@BuildingNC.org.

TO REGISTER or for more info: http://www.buildingnc.org/2017-conference

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Non-Triangle ASHRAE Event Disclaimer:
* PE PDH credit suitability: This event may contain information specific to the commercial products and/or services associated with the sponsor and should be evaluated for it's sales content if considered for use as NC state PE professional Development Hour credit.
* Content: ASHRAE has not investigated, and ASHRAE expressly disclaims any duty to investigate any product, service, procedure, design, or the like which may be described herein. The appearance of any technical data or editorial material in this presentation does not constitute endorsement, warranty, or guarantee by ASHRAE of any product, service, process, procedure, design, or the like.