BECC 2011   |   November 30 - December 2, 2011   |   Washington, DC

Select a Session Below:

Tuesday, November 29, Kick-Off & Networking Event
Wednesday Morning, November 30, Opening Plenary and Concurrent Sessions 1
Wednesday Afternoon, November 30, Concurrent Sessions 2 (1:45-3:15)
Wednesday Afternoon, November 30, Concurrent Sessions 3 (3:45-8:00)
Thursday Morning, December 1, Plenary & Concurrent Sessions 4
Thursday Afternoon, December 1, Concurrent Sessions 5 (1:45-3:15)
Thursday Afternoon, December 1, Concurrent Sessions 6 (3:45-7:00)
Friday Morning, December 2, Concurrent Sessions 7 & Closing Plenary
Friday Afternoon, December 2, Post Conference Event
Poster Presentations Wednesday, November 30
Poster Presentations Thursday, December 1
  FRIDAY MORNING, DECEMBER 2
8:30 Concurrent Sessions 7:
7A

SEMI-LIGHTNING SESSION: INFORMATION OPTIONS; INTERFACE/DESIGN AND BEHAVIOR OUTCOMES

Moderator: Kevin Cooney, Navigant Consulting

The Influence of Display Medium and Design on Energy-Saving Technology Adoption
Janelle LaMarche, Fraunhofer Center for Sustainable Energy Systems
Designing Smart Meters for Smart Living
Jan-Christoph Zoels, Experientia
Eco-Feedback in the Home: What Consumers Want
Rebecca Ford, University of Otago
The Energy Hub Management System: Enabling and Empowering Energy Managers
Ian Rowlands, University of Waterloo
Making Saving Energy Social, Fun and Simple
Justin Segall, Simple Energy
7B

LIGHTNING SESSION: MARKETING AND MESSAGING

Moderator: Rick Diamond, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Are We Barking Up the Wrong Tree? Exploring Difference Among Energy Behaviors
Beth Karlin, UC Irvine
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Who's Still Interested in Energy Efficiency?
Susan Ledlow, Arizona State University, Global Institute of Sustainability
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Shoot for a CFL in Every Socket
Susan Berg, Arizona Public Service
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Taking Energy's Pulse
Martha Russell, Stanford University
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A Cool Approach to Climate Change Mitigation
Kathy Kuntz, Cool Choices
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Does Information About Adaptation to Climate Change Affect Support for Mitigation?
Amanda Carrico, Vanderbilt University
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Island Energy Dashboard: Community Resources Drive Demand for a Home Energy Efficiency Program
Marilyn Ostergren, U of Wash.
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Breaking Open the Black Box of Behavioral Programs
Amanda Dwelley, Opinion Dynamics Corporation
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7C

MOVING BEYOND PRICE AS AN INCENTIVE

Moderator: Carl Blumstein, UC CIEE

7D

AUDITING, SCORING AND RETROFITTING: WHAT WORKS AND WHAT DOESN'T?

Moderator: Jeannette LeZaks, Energy Center Wisconsin

7E

TARGETING LOW INCOME COMMUNITIES

Moderator: Susan Mazur-Stommen, ACEEE

7F

DISCOVERING INHABITANTS IN COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS

Moderator: Gregg Hardy, Ecova

Empowering Energy Efficiency in the Workplace through User-Centered Design
Dan Lockton, Brunel University
Beyond Occupant Engagement
Christine Hammer, Sustainable Design + Behavior
Getting Down to Business: How On-Site Feedback Unlocks Energy Savings
Anne Dougherty, Opinion Dynamics Corporation
Energy Education as a Cost-Effective Program
Merrilee Harrigan, Alliance to Save Energy
10:30-12:00

Closing Plenary

Funding The Cutting Edge: National Science Foundation (NSF) and Behavior Research - NSF Deputy Division Director Amber Story and Program Officer David McGinnis

Bringing it all Home - Recap of Best of BECC 2011, hosted by Rick Diamond, LBNL, and Gene Rodrigues, SCE