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
  THURSDAY AFTERNOON, DECEMBER 1
12:00 BUFFET LUNCH AND POSTER PRESENTATIONS: SESSION TWO
1:45 Concurrent Sessions 5:
5A

UNDERSTANDING ENERGY: THE CONTEXT FOR ENERGY-RELATED DECISIONS

Moderator: Joe Loper, Itron

5B

LIGHTNING SESSION: THINKING OUTSIDE THE BOX IN IMPLEMENTING BEHAVIOR CHANGE PROGRAMS AND POLICIES

Moderator: Maria Vargas, US Department of Energy

Changing Behavior: What Are We Asking For?
Kessie Avseikova, Opinion Dynamics Corporation
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Case Study: Evaluation of an Efficiency Pledge Program
Steve Hastie, Navigant Consulting
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Urban Living - Constructing New Content for New More Sustainable Spaces
Jan-Christoph Zoels, Experientia
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A Regional Model of Rebound Effects From Residential Energy Efficiency Investments
Brinda Thomas, Carnegie Mellon University
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A Behavior-Based Agent Model for Assessing Market Adoption of Solar Photovoltaics
Charles Macal, Argonne National Laboratory
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Trickle-Down HVAC-omics: How Upstream Market Decisions Influence Sales Strategies
Michelle Levy Bruchs, Research Into Action
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Modeling the Impact of User Behavior on Heat Energy Consumption
Nicola Combe, Brunel University & Buro Happold
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Creating Quality Jobs through Energy Efficiency: What Is Needed
Robin Walther, RJW Consulting
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"Thou Shalt", "Did You Know?" or "Leave It Be"
Anna Berlin, ASU Global Institute of Sustainability
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5C

KEY LESSONS FROM BEHAVIORAL ECONOMICS

Moderator: Annika Todd, Stanford University

5D

REWARDS AND INCENTIVES IN APPLIED TRANSPORTATION BEHAVIOR CHANGE

Moderator: Nick Ramfos, National Capital Region Transportation Planning Board

5E

THE FRONTIERS OF BEHAVIOR RESEARCH

Moderator: Steve Nadel, American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy

5F

CHANGING CULTURE: WHAT IT TAKES TO IMPLEMENT SUSTAINABILITY FOR BUSINESS

Moderator: Jim Sweeney, Stanford University

Energy Culture in Organizations Untouched Low-Hanging Fruit?
Evert Bevernage, Det Norske Veritas Belgium NV
Achieving Institutional Behavior Change: The Power of "Roles, Rules, and Tools"
Rick Diamond, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab
Organizational Behavior Change for Energy Conservation
Scot Holliday, East Meets West Solutions, LLC