Meetings/Events

The AERC Virtual Fall Meeting: November 18 – 19, 2020

VIRTUAL FALL MEETING AGENDA

All sessions will be accessible via Zoom. Session times listed on the program are in EASTERN TIME.

 

NOVEMBER 18, 2020

 

1:00pm – 2:15pm ET

Welcome, Introductions, and Program Update

This session will provide an update on AERC activities and programs – including completed 2020 initiatives, those that are ongoing, and AERC’s 2021 – 2023 strategic initiatives.

  • Nicole Blackshear, AERC Managing Director
  • Shannon Christie, AERC Program Manager
  • Ralph Vasami, AERC Executive Director

Federal Tax Credit 25C

  • Ralph Vasami, AERC Executive Director

 

2:30pm – 3:30pm ET

AERC Automation Kick-Off Meeting

During this session, AERC’s automation goals and outcomes will be presented along with the proposed roadmap of the AERC Automation Program.

  • Shannon Christie, AERC Program Manager
  • Lucy Albin, AERC Program Associate

 

4:00pm – 5:00pm ET

AERC Certification Webinar on Commercial Secondary Windows, Awnings, and Roller Shutters

This session will provide key information on what you need to know when planning for the AERC window attachment certification process. While some information is relevant to all manufacturers interested in certifying, there will be a special focus on the new product categories introduced in 2020: commercial secondary windows, awnings, and roller shutters

  • Lucy Albin, AERC Program Associate

 

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2020

 

1:00pm – 1:45pm ET

AERC Marketing/Label Redesign Committee  

The AERC Marketing Team will host a session covering top marketing and communication initiatives achieved throughout the last half of 2020 as well as an outlook on what’s next in 2021.  The session will speak to media outreach, the updated consumer website, the re-design process and consumer survey project undertaken to complete the residential label. The AERC Marketing Team will offer a look ahead at what’s next in 2021 including the completion of the residential label, the launch of the awning and roller shutter program and the marketing action items planned for its promotion, and more.

CEE Lighting & Home for Tomorrow Competition Updates         

The AERC Marketing Team will provide a high-level overview of its partnership with the Consortium for Energy Efficiency (CEE) on the Lighting & Home for Tomorrow competition. During the presentation, the team will highlight AERC members who entered projects in the competition, any winners, and major takeaways from this year-long competition.

  • Paul Hagar, AERC
  • Danielle Meyer, AERC

 

2:00pm – 3:00pm ET

AERC Certification Committee Meeting 

The Certification Committee, AERC’s member group responsible for creating and managing its certification standards, will review, discuss, and vote on any proposed updates to the standards (AERC 100, 300, 301, 302, and 400). The Committee is looking for additional members, please contact Connor O’Rourke if you are interested in joining.

  • Lucy Albin, AERC Program Associate

 

3:30pm – 4:30pm ET

AERC Outreach and Utility Working Group

The AERC Utility Working Group will hold its normal monthly meeting, and share updates and information related to conference attendance and utility outreach.

  • Shannon Christie, AERC Program Manager

 

AERC Office Hours

AERC and Intertek (Program Administrator) staff will be available to discuss company-specific topics and needs, including certification planning, budgeting, marketing plans, and outreach to customers or suppliers. Contact Lucy Albin to reserve a time slot during the week of November 16.

VIRTUAL FALL MEETING REGISTRATION

All sessions will be accessible via Zoom. Session times listed on the program are in EASTERN TIME.

 

NOVEMBER 18, 2020

 

1:00pm – 2:15pm ET

Welcome, Introductions, and Program Update

This session will provide an update on AERC activities and programs – including completed 2020 initiatives, those that are ongoing, and AERC’s 2021 – 2023 strategic initiatives.

Federal Tax Credit 25C

Click Here To Register

 

2:30pm – 3:30pm ET

AERC Automation Kick-Off Meeting

During this session, AERC’s automation goals and outcomes will be presented along with the proposed roadmap of the AERC Automation Program.

Click Here To Register

 

4:00pm – 5:00pm ET

AERC Certification Webinar on Commercial Secondary Windows, Awnings, and Roller Shutters

This session will provide key information on what you need to know when planning for the AERC window attachment certification process. While some information is relevant to all manufacturers interested in certifying, there will be a special focus on the new product categories introduced in 2020: commercial secondary windows, awnings, and roller shutters

Click Here To Register

 

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2020

 

1:00pm – 1:45pm ET

AERC Marketing/Label Redesign Committee  

The AERC Marketing Team will host a session covering top marketing and communication initiatives achieved throughout the last half of 2020 as well as an outlook on what’s next in 2021.  The session will speak to media outreach, the updated consumer website, the re-design process and consumer survey project undertaken to complete the residential label. The AERC Marketing Team will offer a look ahead at what’s next in 2021 including the completion of the residential label, the launch of the awning and roller shutter program and the marketing action items planned for its promotion, and more.

CEE Lighting & Home for Tomorrow Competition Updates         

The AERC Marketing Team will provide a high-level overview of its partnership with the Consortium for Energy Efficiency (CEE) on the Lighting & Home for Tomorrow competition. During the presentation, the team will highlight AERC members who entered projects in the competition, any winners, and major takeaways from this year-long competition.

Click Here To Register

 

2:00pm – 3:00pm ET

AERC Certification Committee Meeting 

The Certification Committee, AERC’s member group responsible for creating and managing its certification standards, will review, discuss, and vote on any proposed updates to the standards (AERC 100, 300, 301, 302, and 400). The Committee is looking for additional members, please contact Connor O’Rourke if you are interested in joining.

Click Here to Register

 

3:30pm – 4:30pm ET

AERC Outreach and Utility Working Group

The AERC Utility Working Group will hold its normal monthly meeting, and share updates and information related to conference attendance and utility outreach.

Click Here To Register

 

AERC Office Hours

AERC and Intertek (Program Administrator) staff will be available to discuss company-specific topics and needs, including certification planning, budgeting, marketing plans, and outreach to customers or suppliers. Contact Lucy Albin to reserve a time slot during the week of November 16.

Increase your exposure by sponsoring the AERC Virtual Fall Meeting

$1,500

Video & Logo Recognition (non-exclusive – 2 available)

  • 30-second sponsor produced video to play once during the AERC Virtual Fall Meeting*
  • Logo on opening and closing slides of each session
  • Logo in email blasts sent to membership regarding the Virtual Fall Meeting
  • Sponsor recognition on the AERC website: aercnet.org

 

$500

Logo Placement (non-exclusive – multiple opportunities available)

  • Logo on opening and closing slides of each session
  • Logo in email blasts sent to membership regarding the Virtual Fall Meeting
  • Sponsor recognition on the AERC website: aercnet.org


For more information, contact Connor O’Rourke at +1.212.297.2145 or [email protected]

*Subject to AERC approval