Partners

 This Conference is unlike any other you’ve seen or attended as eleven diverse industry organizations are responsible for the educational tracks, sessions and many special events! 

 

NCBPA and PHCC of NC are grateful for the incredible help provided by our nine state and national partner organizations.  These organizations have brought their educational resources, industry contacts and best practices to the Conference for the sole purpose of educating industry professionals and advancing our shared missions of improving the performance, safety and comfort of homes and buildings across the Southeast.

Track Leader for Green Building & Resiliency

The U.S. Green Building Council is committed to a sustainable, prosperous future through LEED, the leading program for green buildings and communities worldwide. Our vision is that buildings and communities will regenerate and sustain the health and vitality of all life within a generation. Our mission is to transform the way buildings and communities are designed, built and operated, enabling an environmentally and socially responsible, healthy, and prosperous environment that improves the quality of life.

Learn more at https://www.usgbc.org/chapters/usgbc-north-carolina.

Track Leader for Zero Net Energy Buildings

New Buildings Institute (NBI) is a nonprofit organization driving better energy performance in commercial buildings. We work collaboratively with industry market players—governments, utilities, energy efficiency advocates and building professionals—to promote advanced design practices, innovative technologies, public policies and programs that improve energy efficiency. We also develop and offer guidance and tools to support the design and construction of energy efficient buildings.

Learn more at https://newbuildings.org.

Track Leader for Residential New Construction

Home Innovation Research Labs is a full-service market research, consulting, product testing, and accredited third-party certification agency dedicated solely to issues related to the home building industry. Home Innovation’s NGBS Green is the leading green certification program for residential construction. NGBS Green offers builders a very flexible, rigorous, and affordable green rating system for both single-family homes and multifamily communities.

Learn more at www.HomeInnovation.com/Green.

Track Leader for Electrified Transportation and Smart Grid

E4 Carolinas is the trade association for the Carolina energy companies and organizations, providing Members opportunities to increase their value and success. We promote the Carolinas Energy Economy, mindful of the Efficient use of our resources and conscious of our Environment – those are our “Four Es”.

Learn more at www.e4carolinas.org.

Track Leader for Passive Design & Construction

Passive House Institute US, Inc. (PHIUS) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization committed to making high-performance passive building the mainstream market standard.

Learn more at www.PHIUS.org.

Track Leader for Air Barriers & Building Envelopes

The Air Barrier Association of America (ABAA) is a national, not-for-profit trade association that consists of a wide cross section of stakeholders in the building enclosure industry. Their membership includes manufacturers, architects, engineers, trade contractors, researchers, testing & audit agencies, consultants and building owners.

Learn more at www.AirBarrier.org.

Track Sponsor and Co-Leader for Building and Energy Codes

NAIMA (North American Insulation Manufacturers Association) is the recognized voice of the insulation industry, bringing together North American manufacturers of fiberglass and mineral wool insulation products.

Learn more at www.InsulationInstitute.org

Track Sponsor and Co-Leader for Building and Energy Codes

The Polyisocyanurate Insulation Manufacturers Association (PIMA) is the unified voice of the rigid polyiso industry and a proactive advocate for safe, cost-effective, sustainable and energy-efficient construction. PIMA membership promotes the polyiso industry through leadership in energy performance programs, advocacy for safety and energy efficiency in building products, education of the marketplace, and important partnerships with affiliated associations and organizations.

Learn more at www.Polyiso.org