Upcoming Events

NESEA hosts more than 30 events each year across the Northeast to bring our community together and showcase the incredible work and expertise of our members. BuildingEnergy ProTours, workshops, peer to peer network gatherings, conference planning meetings and other events curated and inspired by our members occur throughout the year from Pennsylvania to Maine, and complement our annual BuildingEnergy conferences held in Boston and New York City. We hope to see you at a NESEA event soon!

small breakout group
BE Local Event
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
TKP Center

The Emerging Professionals Career Forum is a free, interactive event providing a venue for students and emerging professionals to gain practical strategies for building professional networks, including resources for finding jobs and internships. Attendees will have a chance to hone their networking skills and exchange advice while they meet one another and the NESEA Board of Directors in small discussion groups.

BE Local Event
Thursday, October 12, 2017
TKP Conference Center

The BuildingEnergy NYC Conference + Trade Show is NYC's fastest-growing event for professionals and practitioners working to build a more sustainable world. It brings more than 600 industry leaders and emerging professionals together to learn from and network with each other. This year's event, chaired by Eric Davis of Con Edison and Ryan Cassidy of RBSCC, will be held on Thursday, October 12, 2017 at the TKP New York Conference Center.

Exterior of the project plan
BE Pro Tour
Friday, October 20, 2017
New York, New York

This Pro Tour will feature Corona Senior Residence, an 8-story building which is poised to become the first senior housing development in New York built to Passive House International Standards.

Interiror of DER Grist Mill
BE Pro Tour
Friday, November 3, 2017
Plainfield, Massachusetts

Attendees of this event will get to tour two very different projects: a newly construction net-zero house and a former grist mill, built in 1850, that has been converted into a residence and offices through a phased deep-energy retrofit process.

Exterior shot of SunCommon
BE Pro Tour
Friday, November 17, 2017
Waterbury, Vermont

This Pro Tour will bring attendees into the recently completed, net-positive headquarters of SunCommon, a company providing photovoltaic array financing, leasing and installation in Vermont and New York State. Hosted by the project team from Maclay Architects and Energy Balance Inc., this half-day tour of the 15,000 square-foot project will highlight the design process and unique challenges of a commercial developer "built to suit" project while providing insights into the performance data from the building’s first year of occupancy.

Health and Science Center
BE Pro Tour
Friday, December 1, 2017
Bristol Community College

Attendees on this Pro Tour will learn how the Zero Net Energy (ZNE) design for this large institutional building developed without increasing costs, despite the cold climate and high-energy needs of the health and science equipment the occupants rely on.

BE Local Event
Thursday, March 8, 2018 to Friday, March 9, 2018
Westin Boston Waterfront

The BuildingEnergy Boston Conference + Trade Show is the region's leading event for professionals and practitioners working to build a more sustainable world. It brings over 2,000 industry leaders and emerging professionals together for three days to learn from and share ideas with each other. This year's event will be held on Thursday and Friday, March 8 and 9, 2018 at the Westin Boston Waterfront.

Thanks to the 2017 Pro Tour Series sponsors: