April 11 Passive Buildings California Meeting Reminder & Agenda

Please join us this Sunday to connect with other Passive House advocates and sign on to help one or more of the revamped Committees achieve their goals. And, please consider becoming a  Passive Buildings California member before the meeting so you can leave your checkbook at home for the rest of 2010! Learn more and sign up here.

Place: Pyramid Brewery Conference Room: 901 Gilman Street, Berkeley, CA 94710
Meeting Fee: $10 helps cover the venue cost and gets you a beer or other beverage!

3:00-3:30PM New Participants: Welcome and Introduction

  1. What is the Passive House standard?
  2. What is the Passive Buildings California group, and how is it structured?

3:30-4:50PM All Participants

  1. Welcome and introductions to Board of Directors
  2. Committee updates
    • Education: 1) Committee participants 2) Consultants Training dates & info 3) 2010 Passive House Open House Day! Saturday, October 2, 2010
    • Advocacy: 1) Committee participants 2) West Coast Green outreach
    • Development: 1) Committee participants 2) Membership totals 3) Member nametags
    • Marketing: 1) Committee participants
  3. General updates
    • Passive House Northwest Spring 2010 Regional Gathering debrief
    • 2010 U.S. Conference dates set: November 4-7, 2010, city TBD
    • Other announcements
  4. Educational presentation: 
    • The Larkspur Retrofit: Initiating a Phased approach towards the Passive House Standard (Bronwyn Barry, 40min)
    • Next month: topic & speaker TBD
  5. Closing:
    • Next meeting Sunday, May 9, Pyramid Brewery Conference Room

Then, stick around for general networking, small discussion groups... or just another beer.