2024 ABAA Conference Schedule

Time Presentation Speaker(s) Room
8:00am – 8:30am Opening Remarks: ABAA Initiatives, Goals and Successes
Message from Platinum Sponsor
Grand Ballroom
8:30am – 9:30am Future Ready Design Considerations for Building Enclosure Design Paul Totten Grand Ballroom
9:30am – 10:00am BREAK
10:00am – 11:00am Building Enclosure Vulnerabilities in Commercial Construction Sarah Rentfro & Sierra Stewart Grand Ballroom
11:00am – 11:15am BREAK
11:15am – 12:00pm ABAA Updates & ABAA Awards Ceremony
12:00pm – 1:15pm Lunch
Time Presentation Speaker(s) Room
1:15pm – 2:15pm “What If”: A Review of Case Studies to Aid in Low-Slope Roof Systems Selection Kristin Westover & Andrea Wagner Watts Grand Ballroom
2:15pm – 2:45pm BREAK
2:45pm – 3:45pm Peeling Back the Onion Nathan O. Taylor Grand Ballroom
3:45pm – 4:00pm BREAK
4:00pm – 5:00pm Building Envelope Case Study from Initial Constructability Review through Occupancy Corey Zussman Grand Ballroom
6:00pm – 9:00pm
Board Meet & Greet at Capital Burger

Grand Ballroom

Regency Ballroom


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Attendees are not bound by specific tracks and can attend any presentation they are interested in.

7:30am – 8:30am Rise & Shine Breakfast and Networking
12:00pm – 1:00pm Lunch

Time Chairs Room
8:00am – 9:30am Research Committee Meeting (1.5 hours) Sarah Flock & Andrew Dunlap Lake Anne
8:00am – 9:30am Marketing Committee Meeting (1.5 hours) Matt Nelson & Craig Wetmore Lake Thoreau
Time Chairs Room
10:00am – 12:00pm Technical Committee Meeting (2 Hours) Andrea Wagner Watts & Cody Shelner Lake Anne
10:00am – 11:00am Education and Training Committee Meeting (1 hour) Matt Hollingsworth & David Holtzclaw Lake Thoreau
Time Chairs Room
12:30pm – 1:00pm CANCELLED Transitions, Terminations & Flashing Ad Hoc Group (30 Minutes) Working Lunch Adam Ugliuzza & Craig Wetmore
11:30am – 12:30pm Contractors Committee (1 hour) Working Lunch Matt Giambrone Lake Thoreau

MAY 7-9

Course Length: 3 Days
(May 9 is a half-day of offsite hands-on training for Installers & Auditors)

Time Course Room Trainer
8:00am – 4:00pm Self Adhered and Fluid Applied Training Lake Thoreau ABAA
8:00am – 4:00pm Spray Polyurethane Foam Training Fairfax A & B ABAA
8:00am – 4:00pm Field Auditor Training Fairfax A &B ABAA


Hands-on 2-day workshop to learn to use WUFI(R) hygrothermal modeling software on your own laptop. Model how heat & moisture transport through your building components and assemblies; predict moisture problems & mold, etc. Software takes into account solar radiation, interior & exterior conditions, elevation, wall orientation and other factors.

Instructors are Andre Desjarlais of ORNL (Oak Ridge National Laboratory) and Achilles Karagiozis of National Renewable energy Laboratory (NREL).

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Instructors are Andre Desjarlais of ORNL (Oak Ridge National Laboratory) and Achilles Karagiozis of National Renewable energy Laboratory (NREL).

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