Identifying Energy Efficiency Opportunities in Major Renovations
Thursday, February 16, 2017, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM CST

   Learn how to develop a plan for energy efficient renovation

   Understand what information is needed to generate an energy efficiency plan

   Learn how to build the financial case for the renovation

   Case studies


Integration of “Energy Modeling” in the Design of High Performance Buildings
Thursday, February 16, 2017, 1:00 – 2:30 PM CST

   Understand what is Energy Modeling and learn about its benefits

   Present Energy Modeling tools available in the market today

   Learn how to integrate Energy Modeling in the design process

   Case studies


High Efficiency Building Design Standards
Friday, February 17, 2017, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM CST

   Learn about what standards exists today for efficient building design

   Recognize the difference between prescriptive and performance standards

   Learn the specifics of different building standards

   Learn how to apply these standards to everyday design


Commissioning and Operation of High Performance Buildings
Friday, February 17, 2017, 1:00 – 3:00 PM CST

   Explain commissioning and its process

   Discuss the benefits of commissioning

   Explore codes requiring commissioning

   Understand code requirements for commissioning

   Understand how to maintain the efficiency of the building

   Learn about common challenges to maintaining building operation

   Introduce ongoing commissioning

   Discuss the process of measurement and verification

Webinar Instructions

All attendees must log-on through their own email – attendees may not watch together if they wish to earn continuing education credit. HalfMoon Education Inc. must be able to prove attendance if either the attendee or HalfMoon Education Inc. is audited.

Certificates of completion can be downloaded in PDF form upon passing a short quiz. A link to the quiz will be sent to each qualifying attendee immediately after the webinar. The certificate can be downloaded from the Results page of the quiz upon scoring 80% or higher.

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GoToWebinar system requirements:

Operating System:
Windows 7, Windows 8 or Windows 10
Mac OSX 10.9 (Mavericks) – 10.11 (El Capitan)

Web Browser:
Chrome v34+, Firefox v34+, Internet Explorer 8+, Microsoft Edge, Safari v6+

Internet connection: Minimum of 1Mbps                         Hardware: 2GB RAM or more


     6.5 HSW Contact Hours

     6.5 PDHs

Continuing Education Credit Information

HalfMoon Education is an American Institute of Architects-approved continuing education sponsor (No. J885), is an approved continuing education sponsor for architects in Florida, and is deemed an approved sponsor for architects in New York. Other states do not preapprove educators or courses. Check each webinar for the number of contact hours available.HalfMoon Education is an approved engineer continuing education provider in Florida, Indiana, Louisiana, Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), New York (NYSED Sponsor No. 35), North Carolina, and North Dakota. Other states do not preapprove educators or courses. These webinars offer engineer continuing education credit in all states. Check each course listing for the number of PDHs available. Participation and knowledge retention will be verified for these webinar events, certificates of completion will be provided, and LUs will be reported to the AIA. Please see individual course listings for credit approval.


Mohamed El-Sayed

EA Energy Solutions, LLC

Mr. El-Sayed is a principal at EA Energy Solutions, LLC. In this capacity, he is responsible for fulfilling the client delivery obligations associated with the energy solutions services portfolio. These services support EA Energy’s clients and national account customers by ensuring optimal energy efficiency in new construction projects, renovations and existing buildings alike. Since 2009, Mr. El-Sayed has provided leadership in the field of Energy Efficiency for multiple organizations and have served clients in the retail, healthcare, education, warehousing and transportation, and civic market segments. In these roles, he managed projects that resulted in Ohio and Indiana’s first LEED Platinum commercial buildings and Ohio’s first LEED Platinum school. In addition to his operational experience, Mr. El-Sayed is active in the USGBC’s Central Ohio Chapter as well as several other professional affiliations. He earned a Master’s degree in Environmental Health and Safety from the University of Cincinnati and an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Zagazig University.

There are 4 Courses in This Seminar

Identifying Energy Efficiency Opportunities in Major Renovations

Identifying Energy Efficiency Opportunities in Major Renovations

February 16, 2017 Webinar Mohamed El-Sayed
High Efficiency Building Design Standards

High Efficiency Building Design Standards

February 17, 2017 Webinar Mohamed El-Sayed
Commissioning and Operation of High Performance Buildings

Commissioning and Operation of High Performance Buildings

February 17, 2017 Webinar Mohamed El-Sayed