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Program Schedule

All times shown in Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)
Schedule of Presentations

October 30, 2023

7:30 a.m.

Registration, Sponsor Exhibits, & Learning Stations Open


8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Session 1 - New Hampshire Room

Opening Plenary Session:


"The Airborne Infection Vaccine for Buildings: The New ASHRAE 241 Standard"

William P. Bahnfleth, PhD, PE, FASHRAE, FASME, FISIAQ

Professor of Architectural Engineering

Pennsylvania State University, PA

9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.


Networking Break/Exhibits/Learning Stations

10:00 a.m. - 11:00a.m.  

Session 2

Concurrent Sessions:

2A - New Hampshire Room

"Improving Classroom Air Quality and Decarbonizing Classroom Comfort Conditioning"

Ty Newell

Emeritus Professor of Mechanical Engineering,  University of Illinois

& Vice President Build Equinox

Build Equinox, Urbana, IL

2B - Connecticut Room

"Some Surprising Sources of IAQ Problems and Novel Ways to Sample Mold"

Jeffrey May

IAQ investigator, CIAQP CMC

May Indoor Air Investigations, Tyngsborough, MA

2C - Rhode Island Room

"Multi-Family Performance Data"

Todd Rothstein

Director of Construction Services, CPHC

Avesta Housing, Portland, ME

2D - Massachusetts Room

"Sponsor Session: Benefits of Broan Heat and Energy Recovery Ventilators and Their Role in Building a Healthy Home"

Travis Rasch, Product Manager, Fresh Air Systems

Broan-Nutone, Hartford, WI

11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Break/Networking/Sponsor Exhibits/Learning Stations

11:30 a.m.  

Session #3 - New Hampshire Room
Keynote Presentation:

"Who holds the keys to Good IAQ and a Healthier Home? What doors are open or locked? Who are the Key Makers?"

Joe Medosch

Owner and Executive Director

Healthy Home Environmental Association, Harding, CO

12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.

Lunch, Exhibits, Learning Stations

1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.  

Session #4 

Concurrent Sessions:

4A - New Hampshire Room

"Air Filtration and VRF"

Rachel Roy

Professional Engineer

Mitsubishi Electric, Westbrook, ME

4B - Connecticut Room

"Health, Wellness & High-Performance Solutions"

Karla Butterfield

Sustainability Director

Steven Winter Associates, Inc., Somerville, MA

4C - Rhode Island Room

"Investigation of Spray Foam Insulation Odor and Air Quality Problem Sources Using Air Testing Combined with Bulk Foam Off-Gas Sampling"

Henri Fennell


HC Fennell Consulting, LLC, North Thetford, VT

4D - Massachusetts Room

"Why Haven't We Started Fixing Schools?  A Solution to Meet the Moment"

Barry Stephens, Northeast Region Sales Manager Consultant

Ventacity Systems, Inc., Scarborough, ME

2:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.   

Break/Raffle Drawing/Networking/Sponsor Exhibits/Learning Stations


2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.    

Session #5 

Concurrent Sessions:


5A - New Hampshire Room

"The Future of Residential Ventilation: A Harm-Based Procedure"

Richard Karg


Residential Energy Dynamics, Bethel, ME


Paul H. Raymer

Chief Investigator

Heyoka Solutions, Falmouth, MA

5B - Connecticut Room

"IAQ Devices"

Joe Medosch

Owner and Executive Director

Healthy Home Environmental Association, Harding, CO

5C - Rhode Island Room

"Introduction to Low-Cost Remediation of Misapplied Foam"

Henri Fennell


HC Fennell Consulting, LLC, North Thetford, VT

3:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.   

Transfer Break


4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Session #6

Concurrent Sessions:


6A - New Hampshire Room

"Measure AND Manage IAQ/IEQ In Your Building"

Barry Stephens


Ventacity Systems, Scarborough, ME

6B - Connecticut Room

"All About Air Sealing: Residential Retrofits and Remodeling for Efficient & Healthy Homes"

Colin McCullogh

Home Energy Auditor & BPI Analyst

All-Around Home Performance, Farmingdale, ME

6C - Rhode Island Room

"Ventilation: And I Care Why?"

Kurt T. Johnson, Sr.

HRAI Certified

Owner Fresh Air Ventilation Systems, LLC

6D - Massachusetts Room

"Don't Get Spooked by Analytical Testing"

Erin Bouttenot, Laboratory Director

NEL Analytical, Westbrook, ME

5:00 p.m.     **CONFERENCE END**

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