Dayton Green Expo 2018

Date: Tuesday, September 18, 2018

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We are pleased to announce the 13th ANNUAL Dayton Green Expo on Tuesday, September 18, 2018.


EARN up to 3.5 AIA LU/HSWs, GBCI CEs and PDHs

Dayton Green Expo Agenda At a Glance Heapy Engineering 1 

9:00 AM Registration and Trade Show
9:30-10:30 AM Educational Sessions
10:30-11:30 AM   Trade Show
11:30-1:15 PM SES Awards Keynote Lunch
1:15-2:30 PM Trade Show
2:30-3:30 PM Educational Sessions
3:30-4:30 PM Networking Reception

 Keynote 1


This panel of Corporate Social Responsibility Leaders will discuss the "WHY?" behind and the "HOW?" Corporations have the responsibility to give back (and do so) in socially/sustainable ways.

Dayton Green Expo Keynote Speakers

George Bandy,VP of Sustainability and Commercial Marketing for Mohawk Group

Charly Bauer, Director of Stewardship, Jeni's Spendid Ice Creams

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Resilient Design & Operation

This session will present a Panel addressing different perspectives on:
  • Design Issues
  • Equipment Nuances
  • Owner Concerns
All regarding Resiliency and Sustainability.
AM Track 3

Danny McCloud, LEED AP O+M, Facilities Director, Kettering Medical Center

Bradley Bonfiglio, CEM, National Director Designing High Performance Building Management Solutions for Sustainability, Safety & Cybersecurity, Schneider Electric

Mark Brumfield, PE, LEED AP BD+C, Senior Principal, Heapy Engineering

Evan Nutt, ElitAire (Moderator)

Urban Agriculture: Planning and Redevelopment of the Urban Landscape

The urban parts of our cities are faced with vacant lots, food deserts and the need for quality employment, how can we re-imagine our urban landscapes in a way that integrates: 
  • Quality Open Space
  • Jobs
  • Economic Development
  • Food Deserts In Our Communities

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Craig Farnsworth, ASLA, Design Principal, Hitchcock Design Group

Eric Sauer, Park Planning Manager, Five Rivers MetroParks (Moderator)

Sustainability through Social Enterprises: Opportunities & Dream

Experts from university, economic, business development, and community support services will explore how to:
  • Advance and Empower Underserved and Underbanked Communities
  • Establish Revenue Generating Sustainability Related Enterprises
Speakers will share their insights on impact investing for social and environmental good; lessons learned for local initiatives, and funding opportunities for establishing such organizations.

AM Track 1 

Charlie Carroll, Director, Miami Valley Life Center; Pastor, Dayton City Church

Agaytha Corbin, Community Development Corporation Resource Consortium, Inc.

Leib Lurie, CEO, Kids Read Now

Garth McLean, Workforce Manager, Montgomery County Development Services (not pictured)

Rachel Meketon, Greater Dayton Cooperative Initiative

Kevin Hallinan, Professor, University of Dayton (Moderator)



PM Education Sessions 1


Smart Technologies Integration and State of Ohio Energy Grants

The IoT (Internet of Things) has enabled integration of the multiple systems/equipment used in Buildings, Campuses and Cities to improve communications, monitor and manage energy use, enhance people comfort and boost overall productivity. Smart Technologies Integration (STI) addresses how to use the IoT to develop more efficient and effective means for systems to work together. STI finds synergies and ultimately cost reductions via integrating: 
  • Smart Devices
  • Smart Systems
  • Distributed Energy Resources (Renewable and Alternative energy, etc.)
Also to be addressed will be the Ohio Development Services Agency's Energy Efficiency Program.
PM Track 3

Manny Anunike, PhD, Energy Specialist, Ohio Development Services Agency

Michael Berning, PE, CEM, LEED Fellow, Senior Principal, Heapy Engineering

Caring for Nature- Caring for our Youth

Are youth connecting to nature? How can organizations encourage youth to gain health and wellness benefits from nature connections?  Explore the answers with our panelists and hear specific actionable initiatives on:  
  • Sustainable Gardening at Home
  • Miami Valley Leave No Child Inside
  • DRG's Connect to Nature Award for Schools and Sites Award
  • Daily Mile
Initiatives which you can facilitate to make our community happier, healthier and smarter.
PM Track 2

Ashlynn Favors, Student

Douglas Horvath, Naturalist, Five Rivers MetroParks

Roopsi Narayan, Senior Manager, Premier Community Health (A division of Premier Health)

Tim Pritchard, Sustainability Coordinator, Five Rivers MetroParks

Karen Hesser, Director of Operations, Five Rivers MetroParks (Moderator)


Food for All: How Can Social Enterprises Help Close Our Food Gaps

Ranked second in the nation for food hardship among families with children, Dayton is currently faced with a food crisis. A panel of experts from the non-profit, government, faith, academic, and commercial sectors will discuss a variety of approaches the region is taking and could take to build a sustainable community food system in the Miami Valley that provides good food for all. Our speakers will share their insights on: 
  • Investing in local food enterprises for regional economic development
  • Cooperative models designed to fill market gaps
  • Other social enterprises that are meeting social and economic needs in the community

PM Track 1 

Etana Jacob, Manager, Hall Hunger Initiatives

Thomas Johnson, Executive Chef, Dayton Cooks!

Chandler Patterson, Case Worker, Homefull

Amaha Sellassie, Assistant Professor in Sociology and Director of Center for Applied Social Issues, Sinclair Community College

Bob Downs, Creations Care Task Force, West Ohio Conference United Methodist Church (Moderator)

 ED Track Sponsor

Cochrane Logo High Res

In Kind Sponsor

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Dayton Green Expo Green Sponsors Heapy Engineering

Lathrop Trotter logo V2 tremco Cummins logo
Blue DPL Logo EPIC 50 Years VERTIV LOGO LOCK-UP Avocent Liebert 2
SAI LOGO w-text Waibel-Energy-Systems BPS
    Vectren-logo legrand  starline logo
Becker Electric Company


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Becker Energy Solutions Mohawk Group
Belimo Americas Pella Sales, Inc.
Buckeye Power Sales Co., Inc. Rauland SoundCom
BWA South Sherwin-Williams
Cochrane Supply & Engineering Starline
Cummins Power Generation Steffens-Shultz, Inc.
Dayton ASHRAE Stoermer-Anderson, Inc.
Dayton Power and Light Superior Hard Surface Solutions
Dow / Dupont Performance Building Solutions The Garland Company Inc.
Duro-Last Roofing, Inc. The Habegger Corporation
ENERVEX Tremco Roofing & Building Maintenance
Epic Metals USGBC Southwest Ohio Region
Heapy Engineering Validated Custom Solutions
Icon Solar Vectren Energy Delivery of Ohio
IFMA Veiga
Johnson Controls, Inc. Vertiv/Uptime Solutions
Lathrop Trotter Waibel Energy Systems


Dayton Green Expo Supporting Sponsors Heapy Engineering 1

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five-rivers-logo PG logo Adequate Wiring AIA Dayton logo RGB



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