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Gulf Coast: Performance Huddle 2019 - IBPSA-USA Houston Chapter

  • Friday, September 20, 2019
  • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Hilton Garden Inn, 14919 Northwest Freeway, Houston, TX 77040




Hilton Garden Inn Houston NW America Plaza

14919 Northwest Freeway, Houston, TX, 77040

8:00 AM-5:00 PM

About this Event

Performance Huddle is an annual full-day symposium organized by IBPSA-Houston relating to building performance simulation. The Performance Huddle 2019 will take place September 20th, 2019 in Houston. The speakers are building scientists, architects, engineers involved in practice or academia. It is geared towards students, practicing architects or engineers and experts in the field.


An optional 2-hour comprehensive workshop will be provided by Sefaira, SketchUp. Hariharan Natarajan and Niraj Poudel will guide you through what they call a “Quick and Easy Daylight Analysis for Architects.” All attendees should have a laptop with them at the conference. They will need to have a basic knowledge of buildings and familiarity with Sketchup. Information for software installation will be forwarded to your registration email. Places are limited, make sure you register on time. Contact Mili Kyropoulou for more details here.

The workshop will cover:

1. The Basics of Daylight 

2. Shadow Studies in Sketchup

3. Daylight Availability in Sefaira

4. Spot checks in Velux Daylight Visualizer

5. Daylight Rendering Studies in VRay

You can learn more and register by visiting the website here.

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USGBC Texas Chapter is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. 1801 Royal Lane, Suite 400, Dallas, TX 75229

Contact us at chapter@usgbctexas.org or at 214-571-9244

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