PRELIMINARY SCHEDULE - OVERVIEW OF EVENTS

> The preliminary, full conference program is available here. PLEASE NOTE THAT TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

>The preliminary workshop programs are available here. PLEASE NOTE THAT TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

*Attendees can earn up to 3.50 CEUs based on our program. There is a $10 fee required for CEUs.

To view the preliminary overview of events below, please use a computer or tablet - unavailable on mobile phones.

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm


1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

IDEA Executive Committee Meeting


IDEA Board of Directors Luncheon + Meeting

11:30 am - 6:45 pm


10:00 am - 5:00 pm                     


6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

IDEA Annual Golf Tournament - Stow Acres Country Club, Stow, MA


Workshop #1: Campus + City: Symbiotic Sustainability, Resiliency and Reality Check | Tour - Harvard University Blackstone Steam Plant (there is now a waitlist for the tour component of this workshop)


Post Workshop Pub Event

9:00 am - 4:00 pm                     


10:30 am - 12:00 pm


1:30 pm - 3:30 pm


4:00 pm - 5:30 pm


5:30 pm - 7:00 pm


7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Workshop #2: District Energy + CHP: Community Energy Policies and Tools for System Development and Deployment


Welcome to Boston for Spouses + Guests: Meet and Greet – Beacon Hill Suite, 29th Floor, Sheraton


Spouse/Guest & Optional Registrant Event: Boston Duck Tour


IDEA Forum Meetings


Exhibit Hall Opening - Welcome Reception with Business Partner Exhibitors


Welcome Dinner at the John F. Kennedy Library & Museum (open to all registered attendees)

8:00 am


8:00 am - 5:00 pm


5:30 pm - 7:00 pm


7:00 pm

Conference Technical Program Begins


Special Workshop for Urban Sustainability Directors Network (USDN) - By invitation only


Networking Reception with Business Partner Exhibitors


Open Evening in Boston for dinner on your own

8:00 am


11:30 am - 4:00 pm


6:00 pm - 6:30 pm


6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Conference Technical Program Continues


Bites of Boston Walking Food Tour


Chair's Annual Cocktail Reception - Business or Semi-Formal Attire


Chair's Annual Recognition & Awards Banquet - Business or Semi-Formal Attire

8:00 am - 9:00 am


9:15 am - 12:45 pm

Pre-Tour Breakfast with Overview Presentations


Technical Tours: Site information and plant details located here.

- TOUR A - MATEP & Harvard (limited to 25 people) - THIS TOUR IS NOW FULL

- TOUR B - Kendall Station & Biogen (limited to 53 people)

- TOUR C - Harvard & Kendall Station (limited to 53 people) - THIS TOUR IS NOW FULL

- TOUR D - Biogen & MATEP (limited to 25 people) - THIS TOUR IS NOW FULL

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