Midwest Building Energy Codes Conference

2022 Codes Conference

The 13th Annual Midwest Building Energy Codes Conference brings together stakeholders from across the Midwest to discuss the advancement of energy codes in the region and best practices for raising compliance. This free annual conference provides an opportunity to network, engage in building science and policy discussions and learn from leading experts about current and future trends. This year's conference is a live virtual event, taking place via Zoom.

Read about sessions and download the agenda here.

If you attended the conference, please fill out the survey here.

2022 Agenda

Tuesday, November 8

10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. - The Real Deal with Heat Pumps - Recording - Slides

Matt Malinowski, CLASP
Dan Wildenhaus, MN CEE
Emily Levin, VEIC

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. - Workshop: State and Local Planning for Energy (SLOPE) Training - Recording - Slides

Shannon Zaret, U.S. DOE
Rachel Scroggins, U.S. DOE
Katie Richardson, NREL


Wednesday, November 9

10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. - Midwest Roundup: States and Municipalities - Recording

Louise Wienckowski, Springfield, MO
Eric Hempel, Columbia, MO
Anand Natarajan, Ohio
Chris Jones, Kentucky
Morgan Mickelson, Indiana
Korinne Haeffel, Wisconsin
Eric Fowler, Minnesota
Jake Wilkinson, Michigan
Mary English. Kansas City Region

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. - Networking: Achieving Equity in Energy Codes and Building Policies

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. - Roundtable: But How Does It Get Enforced? - Recording

Matt Belcher, Vertadek Solutions
David Walls, ICC
Christopher Schlumm, City of St. Louis

Thursday, November 10

10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. - Midwest Tribal Energy: Roadblocks and Successes - Recording - Slides

Brandy Toft, Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe
Mike Troge, Oneida Nation
Matt Dannenberg, U.S. DOE

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. - Roundtable: Municipal Decarbonization in the Midwest - Recording - Slides

Stacy Miller, City of Minneapolis
Missy Stults, City of Ann Arbor
Anand Natarajan, City of Cleveland
Pam Ritger de la Rosa, City of Milwaukee

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. - Uncovering the Energy Savings Potential for Existing Buildings - Recording - Slides

Isaac Smith, MN CEE
Isaac Evans, City of Minneapolis
Malachi Rein, St. Louis Building Energy Exchange
Katarina Michalova, City of St. Louis



For more information, please contact Corie Anderson, Building Policy Associate at canderson@mwalliance.org.