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Multifamily Passive House in the Real World

June 29, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm


In response to the growing enthusiasm about the Multifamily Passive House Development movement, the Connecticut Housing Coalition is offering this two-part training.

Session One: Multifamily Passive House in the Real World
Session One will focus on variations in Passive House design and details required to ensure that those variations work.

Lois Arena, Director, Passive House Services
Steven Winter Associates, Inc.
Chuck Emerson, Manager, Multifamily Technical Services
Connecticut Housing Finance Authority

This session will include the following:

  • Overview of Passive House development
  • CHFA Overview of the 9% LIHTC awards to Passive House projects
  • The Process of Passive House Building
  • Presentations by Passive House developers and architects about their completed projects
  • Panel discussion and Q & A
  • Opportunity to workshop your Passive House projects with the panelists (for those who wish to stay after the session)

Panelists will include:

  • Steve Bluestone, Passive Dwelling, developer
  • Mark Ginsberg and Crystal Ng, Curtis + Ginsberg Architects, architects
  • Michelle Apigian, ICON Architecture, architect (Invited)

Thursday, June 29, 2017
8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

A special session will be held from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. for those who would like the panelists to review your project

Cost: $75 for CT Housing Coalition members;
$100 for non-members


Session Two: Multifamily Passive House in the Real World:

Details will be announced at the June 29th session or as soon as presenters are confirmed.


June 29, 2017
8:30 am - 3:00 pm


The Lyceum
227 Lawrence Street
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
(860) 244-0077