Conversations in Renewable Energy

Melville, NY

Wednesday September 18 , 2019

  • 8.0 AIA / PDH Contact Hours
  • 8.0 HSW Contact Hours
  • 5.0 GBCI CE Hours
  • 7.0 LA CES Hours

Event Details

  • $245 - Full day
  • $165 - Half day

Super Enterprises- USA, Inc.
126 Spagnoli Road
Melville, NY 11747


How to Research and Document Materials Selections for a LEED Project


Douglas P. Casper
AIA, LEED AP, President, DPC Continuing Education, Inc.

AIA Course ID 376MAT
USGBC 90011098

8:30 am - 9:15 am

This class introduces attendees to green materials selection – the theory and practice. What is the basis behind green material selection and what are the ultimate goals of the LEED program? Identify new trends in building product standards and their implications for the building industry.

Fifth Avenue’s Glorious French Mansions During the Gilded Age


Gary Lawrance
Lawrance Architectural Presentations

AIA Course ID 409HIS

9:25 am – 11:00 am

During the Gilded Age, an opportunity arose where a group of skilled architects could build for America’s newly rich. This unique clientele wanted mansions that recalled the glories of French architecture of ornate chateaus with elaborate interiors. These homes had libraries, art galleries and large ballrooms. France served as a cultural beacon, as well – affecting the lifestyles of these structures. Amongst the palms, Rembrandts, crystal, gold, and ancient velvets, the guests had lavish – European-style galas. Listen to stories about these fabulous clients and how they interacted with their intricate designs.

Windows and Environmental Goals


Jeff Albert
Architects Consultant Super Enterprises, Distributors of Marvin Windows and Doors

AIA Course ID 421WIN

11:10 am – 12:00 pm

Sustainability issues are changing the building materials landscape. This program considers windows as building components from a variety of environmental perspectives. It addresses large themes like energy usage and measuring environmental impacts, and looks specifically at window performance variables and materials.

Solar & Geothermal Power: a broad overview


Jean-Pierre Clejan,
NABCEP, IGSHPA, Technology Executive, GreenLogic Energy;

AIA Course ID 285SOL
USGBC 90009273

1:00 pm – 4:45 pm

Attendees will be introduced to the economics that make solar electricity and geothermal HVAC systems an attractive choice for commercial and residential buildings. What are the various incentives programs that exist in New York City and the surrounding areas? Review recent case studies of LEED projects that incorporated solar electricity and geothermal HVAC and embraced a higher level of energy efficiency in their designs and realized significant benefits from the synergy of these technologies.

Check in and Breakfast 8:00 am – 8:30 am
Lunch Provided 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm


Super Enterprises- USA, Inc.
126 Spagnoli Road
Melville, NY 11747

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DPC Continuing Education, Inc.
5 Terry Lane, Plainview, NY 11803
phone: 516-681-0057
fax: 516-730-5083

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Government employees and Groups of three or more individuals from the same firm will be offered the reduced prices of $215 for the full day.

Cancellation policy: If you need to cancel your reservation, please do so by phone or email, five business days prior to the date of the event. There will be a $25 administrative fee, or your deposit can be tranferred to a future seminar.

Please note: Seminar topics and speakers may be subject to change.

Handouts will be available (and included) for all attendees, along with access online.

Certificates will be available at the conclusion of the event.