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/Accommodations

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
Click here to reserve a room on the hotel website

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