International Institute for Substainable Laboratories

2018 Agenda

Pre-Conference Day | Day 1 | Day 2 | Day 3 | Tour

Technical Sessions by Topic

Monday: Day 1 Tuesday: Day 2 Wednesday: Day 3

A: 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

1. Laboratory Waste
2. Learning Labs
3. Commissioning
4. Freezer Challenge

D: 8:30–10 a.m.

1. Energy Managers
2. Design
3. Utilities
4. Trends

H: 8:30–10 a.m.

1. Performance Improvement
2. Design Challenges
3. Exhaust
4. Department of Energy Smart Labs
5. The Future of Green Lab Certifications

B: 2–3:30 p.m.

1. Green Lab Programs
2. Design
3. Controls
4. Benchmarking

E: 10:30 a.m.–12 p.m.

1. User Engagement
2. Energy Goal Setting
3. Energy Systems
4. Modeling


I: 10:30 a.m.–12 p.m.

1. Smart Lab Implementation
2. Operations and Maintenance
3. Heat Recovery
4. Unique Opportunities
5. First Annual My Green Lab Summit

C: 4–5:30 p.m.

1. My Green Lab
2. Simulation
3. Health and Safety
4. Maturity Matrix

F: 2–3:30 p.m.

1. User Engagement
2. Planning
3. Ventilation
4. Commissioning

 
 

G: 4–5:30 p.m.

1. Business of Research
2. Design Build
3. HVAC
4. Exhaust

 

Sunday, October 14, 2018
Pre-Conference Day

8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Registration Open
9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Pre-Conference Training Sessions
 

Full Day (9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.)

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Lunch (on your own)
1:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Half Day (1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.)
 
3 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Afternoon Break
6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. I2SL Chapter Officer Meeting (For I2SL Chapter Officers Only)
7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. I2SL Chapter Officer Networking

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Monday, October 15, 2018
Conference Day 1

7:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Registration Open

Technology and Services Fair Open

7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Opening Plenary Session

10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. Morning Break in the Exhibit Hall
11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Session A1: Laboratory Waste

 

Session A2: Learning Labs

 
 

Session A3: Commissioning

 
 

Session A4: Freezer Challenge

 
12:30 p.m. - 2 p.m. Lunch in the Exhibit Hall
2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Session B1: Green Lab Programs

 
 

Session B2: Design

 
 

Session B3: Controls

 
 

Session B4: Benchmarking
Sponsored by Siemens

 
3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m. Afternoon Break in the Exhibit Hall
4 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Session C1: My Green Lab
 
  Session C2: Simulation
 
  Session C3: Health and Safety
 
  Session C4: Maturity Matrix
 
5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. Evening Reception in the Exhibit Hall

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Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Conference Day 2

7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Registration Open

Technology and Services Fair Open

7:30 a.m. - 8:15 a.m. Laboratory Resiliency: More Than Just Water
7:30 a.m. - 8:15 a.m.

Maximizing Shared Research Resources - ROI
Sheenah Mische, Ph.D., FASEB and NYU Langone Health

7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall
7:30 a.m. - 8:15 a.m. Lab Benchmarking Input Roundtable (informal session in the Exhibit Hall)
8:30 a.m. - 10 a.m.

Session D1: Energy Managers
Sponsored by McKim & Creed, Inc. and I2SL North Carolina-Triangle Chapter

 

Session D2: Design

 
 

Session D3: Utilities

 
 

Session D4: Trends

 
  • Lab Trends
    Alicia Pandimos-Maurer, APM1 Consulting, LLC
10 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Morning Break in the Exhibit Hall
10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Session E1: User Engagement

 
 

Session E2: Energy Goal Setting

 
 

Session E3: Energy Systems

 
 

Session E4: Modeling

 
12 p.m. - 2 p.m. Go Beyond and International Laboratory Freezer Challenge Awards Luncheon
2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Session F1: User Engagement
 
  Session F2: Planning
 
  Session F3: Ventilation
 
 

Session F4: Commissioning
Sponsored by B2Q Associates, Inc.

 
3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m. Afternoon Break in the Exhibit Hall
4 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Session G1: Business of Research
 
  Session G2: Design Build
 
  Session G3: HVAC
 
  Session G4: Exhaust
 
5:45 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.

Working Group Meetings

  • I2SL University Alliance Meeting on Bringing Efficiency to Research Grants (BETR Grants)

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Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Conference Day 3

7:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. Registration Open
7:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Technology and Services Fair Open
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall
8:30 a.m. - 10 a.m. Session H1: Performance Improvement
 
  Session H2: Design Challenges
 
  Session H3: Exhaust
 
  Session H4: Department of Energy Smart Labs
 
 

Session H5
Sponsored by Stirling Ultracold

 
  • The Future of Green Lab Certifications
    Quentin Gilly, Harvard University, Office for Sustainability
    Nicholas Ciancio, University of Alabama at Birmingham
    Bani Bhattacharya, National Institutes of Health
    Jennifer Ballew, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
10 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Morning Break in the Exhibit Hall
10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Session I1: Smart Lab Implementation
 
  Session I2: Operations and Maintenance
 
  Session I3: Heat Recovery
 
  Session I4: Unique Opportunities
 
 

Session I5
Sponsored by Stirling Ultracold

 
12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Closing Reception in the Exhibit Hall
1:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Duke University Tour
French Family Science Center and Chilled Water Plant #2

 

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