Modern Hydronics – Summit 2022

WHY ATTEND?

Join John Siegenthaler and friends for Modern Hydronics – Summit 2022!  Featuring Siggy’s HOT BUTTON TOPIC  Hydronics for Net Zero Homes – Total Solutions, including heating, cooling, DHW & ventilation. Click here to hear from Siggy himself why you should attend!

 

Our usual cast of hydronic experts – along with a couple of special guests – will be ready to share their knowledge with you and your team. And, of course, upwards of 50 newest technologies and hydronic product brands will be on exhibit.

Sweet Heat 2022

Proud of your work? Better than the rest? It’s time to bring it on and take part in Canada’s hydronic installation contest – WIN ONE OF TWO $3000 BUYING SPREES FROM EMCO! THERE WILL BE A WINNER IN EACH CATEGORY: COMMERICAL AND RESIDENTIAL.

Entry is simple – send us photos of a completed installation. This can be a new installation or a retrofit.

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Aesthetics are only one part of the judging criteria. Entries must include the description of the particular challenges faced with this installation and how obstacles were overcome to deliver your customer Sweet Heat. We’ll be announcing the winners at the Summit. Will you be one of them?  Click here for rules and critical dates.

NEW in 2022
HYDRONICS 101

Do you have new members of your team looking to improve their knowledge of hydronic systems and the components that make them work? Perhaps you are primarily an HVAC or plumbing contractor who is considering adding hydronics to your repertoire. Then Hydronics 101 is made for you!

We have dedicated space at the Summit where industry experts will walk you through the basics of hydronic systems and help you understand why this technology is growing so rapidly. Each session will be hosted by a product expert; Q&A is encouraged! In addition to the educational classes, you will be able to tour the trade show floor and be treated to lunch and dinner and refreshments.

Hydronics 101 Session Topics Include:

  • Boilers
  • Circulating Pumps
  • Piping
  • Controls
  • Heat emitters
  • Boiler chemistry

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Should provincial guidelines not allow for social gatherings at the time of the event,
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Schedule


9:30 am – 10:30 am

Registration and trade show floor open

10:30 am – 11:30 am

KEYNOTE Part I: Hydronics for Net Zero Homes

Our featured keynote speaker, HPAC writer John Siegenthaler, will be detailing all aspects of how hydronic heating and cooling fit into modern Net Zero buildings. He’ll be identifying the advantages of hydronics for these applications and how to put the systems together with off-the-shelf components to create simple, repeatable designs.

11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Lunch and tradeshow open

Thank you our generous lunch sponsor
1:00 pm – 1:45 pm

Zone Circulators or Valves?
Speakers:
  • Mike Miller
  • Dave Holdorf

HPAC contributor Mike Miller and co-presenter Dave Holdorf will lead a discussion on the pros and cons of zone valves and zone circulators, helping to identify what could be the best fit for your zoned hydronic system design.

1:45 pm – 2:00 pm

Networking break and tradeshow
Thank you to our generous break sponsor

 

2:00 p.m. – 2:45 pm

Critical nature of Boiler Chemistry
Speakers: Brian Morgan & Jeff House

Brian Morgan and Jeff House will together take a deep dive into boiler chemistry and the necessary steps required to ensure your heating systems are aligning with manufacturer warranty requirements and providing reliable, long-lasting, results for your clients.

2:45 pm – 3:00 pm

Networking break and tradeshow

3:00 pm – 3:45 pm

Regulatory Outlook for Boilers and Water Heater
Speaker: Tom Gervais

Taking a look at current and pending efficiency standards required for hydronics-related technology, Tom Gervais will share how regulatory changes will effect new builds and retrofit hydronic system designs going forward.

3:45 pm – 4:00 pm

Networking break and tradeshow

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

KEYNOTE Part II: Hydronics for Net Zero Homes
Speaker: John Siegenthaler

Our featured keynote speaker, HPAC writer John Siegenthaler, will be detailing all aspects of how hydronic heating and cooling fit into modern Net Zero buildings. He’ll be identifying the advantages of hydronics for these applications and how to put the systems together with off-the-shelf components to create simple, repeatable designs.

5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Tradeshow, Dinner & Bar
Thank you to our dinner sponsor, Viessmann and our bar sponsor, Taco.

 

9:30 am to 10:30 am

Registration and trade show open

Location: Lobby and main floor ballroom
10:30 am to 11:30 am

Welcome to Hydronics 101

Location: Studio 5, upper level

Welcome and introduction: Steve Goldie, NEXT
Heat Sources – Boilers 1: Craig Demaray
Heat Sources – Boilers 2: Craig Demaray
11:30 am to 1:00 pm

Lunch and Tradeshow

Join us in the lobby for a bite to eat, check out the boiler panel demo and visit our industry suppliers in the main ballroom.
1:00 pm to 1:45 pm

Session

Location: Studio 5, upper level

Circulators/Pumps (distribution system): Sean Giberson
Piping, fittings, valves, manifolds, expansion tanks, etc. : Sean Giberson
1:45 pm to 2:00 pm

Networking Break

Location: Lobby, main floor ballroom
2:00 pm to 2:45 pm

Session

Controls/Control Strategies: Curtis Bennett
Heat Emitters (high/low mass, rads, fan coils, floors/walls, snow melt): Curtis Bennett
2:45 pm to 3:00 pm

Networking Break

Location: Lobby, main floor ballroom
3:00 pm to 3:45 pm

Session

Location: Studio 5, upper level

Boiler Chemistry: Jeff House, Brian Morgan
Wrap up/Q&A: Steve Goldie, NEXT
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Session

OPTIONS

Check out the Boiler panel build in the lobby featuring Aaron Bond. Click here to learn more

OR

Join the final Keynote with John Siegenthaler in the main ballroom where he will be detailing all aspects of how hydronic heating and cooling fit into modern Net Zero buildings. He’ll be identifying the advantages of hydronics for these applications and how to put the systems together with off-the-shelf components to create simple, repeatable designs.
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Reception and Dinner

Join us in the lobby and main ballroom for a drink, a hot buffet and final chance to network and make connections with industry peers.

Venue

Universal EventSpace

Universal EventSpace – Vaughan, ON

6250 Hwy 7, Vaughan, ON. L4H 4G3, Canada

 

ACCOMMODATIONS

Travelling from out of town? There are 2 hotels within walking distance of the venue.

Element Vaughan Southwest
Click here to reserve a room on the hotel website

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Vaughan
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Sponsors

Platinum Sponsor

Keynote Sponsor

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