2021 AEE West Energy Conference and Expo Call for Papers

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The Association of Energy Engineers invites you to submit an abstract for consideration to speak at the 2021 AEE West Energy Conference and Expo, being held May 19-20, 2021 at the Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center, in Long Beach, CA.

Registration fee for the conference will be complimentary for the selected presenters and chairs. You will be sent a notice of paper selection in January 2021.  Suggested topics other than the ones listed below may be submitted. Individuals wishing to participate as a session chair should contact Cheyenne Kimbrell directly at cheyenne@aeecenter.org.

Vendor Policy: If your company is a product manufacturer or rep firm selling a product, the presentation must be non-commercial in content.  All presentations in the conference must be educational and have learning objectives. 

Deadline for receipt of abstracts is December 11, 2020. 

Conference Program Topics

Policy, Trends & Local Initiatives
  • Energy Security / Energy Resiliency
  • Energy Policy
  • Energy Codes & Guidelines
  • Incentives & Investments
  • Performance Contracting
  • State & Local Energy Efficiency Initiatives
  • Utility Energy Efficiency Programs
  • Energy Project Financing
  • Green Communities
  • Net Zero
  • Workforce Development
  • Clean Power Plan
  • Transportation and Infrastructure 
  • The Realistic Path to 100% Renewable Energy
Trends in Energy Efficiency
  • Energy Management Success Stories
  • Creating Jobs in Green Recovery
  • Integrating Energy Efficiency Funding and Recovery Planning
  • Safe and Healthy Buildings
  • Cleaning the HVAC Modification in the COVID Era
  • Money Injected into the Economy towards Energy Efficiency
  • Energy Awareness
  • Making Energy Efficiency Work
  • Energy Management Systems
  • Institutional & Campus Energy Management
  • Industrial Energy Management
  • Commercial Building Operations
  • Building Controls & Automation
  • Energy Auditing
  • Case Studies
  • Role of the Energy Manager
  • Demand Response 
Advanced Technologies, Power & Renewable Energy
  • Advanced Cooling Technologies
  • CHP
  • Energy Procurement
  • Energy Storage
  • Fuel Cells
  • Smart Grid
  • Electric Vehicles
  • Natural Gas Developments & Technologies
  • Renewables
  • Solar - Land Based and Off-Shore Wind
  • Gas & Electric Supply Options
  • High Performance Design
  • Water Efficiency
  • Distributed Generation
  • Decarbonization/Electrification
High Performance & Green Buildings
  • Big Data & Energy Analytics
  • Sustainable Design
  • IoT
  • Smart Grid / Microgrid
  • Building Automation
  • Building Commissioning / Retro-Commissioning
  • Building Rating Systems & Updates 
  • Building Retrofits
  • Measurement & Verification
  • Metering & Submetering
Please select the overall topic that best fits your presentation.
Please include a brief 150-200 word description of your presentation.
Please include a brief biography.
Please include a professional headshot.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png.