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Thursday, July 28 - Friday, July 29, 2011
Doubletree Hotel at Berkeley Marina, Berkeley, California USA

All workshop presentations are now available for download!
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Workshop topics
  • Accelerated soiling and weathering methods for roofing materials
  • Incorporation of accelerated aged ratings into policies, standards and rating systems
  • Benefits of soiling- and weathering-resistant cool urban surfaces
  • Development of next generation cool roofing (and pavement) materials with enhanced soiling resistance
  • Marketplace trends in cool roofing

 Intended audience
  • Roofing industry 
  • Building science academics
  • Weathering firms (e.g., Atlas, Q-Lab)
  • US Department of Energy, US Environmental Protection Agency, California Energy Commission, California Air Resources Board

  • US Cool Roof Rating Council, EU Cool Roof Council, future international cool roof rating bodies (e.g., China, India, Japan)

  • Energy efficiency and measurement code bodies (e.g., ASTM International, ASHRAE, ISO, US Green Building Council)

  • Utilities

  • Other stakeholders (e.g., Global Cool Cities Alliance, UC Berkeley’s Center for Resource Efficient Communities)