Meeting/Event Information

ASHRAE Detroit Chapter Meeting

October 17, 2017
4:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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Andiamo Detroit Riverfront
100 Renaissance Center
Detroit, MI 48243

CEU’s for October Sessions:

For the October Chapter meeting: 1 CEU is available for the Tech Session and 1 CEU for the Dinner Session.  Please be sure to indicate your desire to receive these credits as you check-in on meeting night.  *Credit is valid for MI Professional License holders, other states may vary. 




Jim Newman is Owner and Managing Partner of Newman Consulting Group, an EPA Energy Star® and Rebuild Michigan® Partner.


He is a Certified Energy Manager, a LEED Accredited Professional, an ASHRAE Operations and Performance Management Professional, a Building Energy Assessment Professional and a Fellow of the Engineering Society of Detroit (ESD).


Jim is active in many professional organizations, a member of BOMA International’s Committee on Energy and the Environment, Chair of the Detroit BOMA chapter’s Committee on Sustainability, and a trainer for the BOMI course on High-Performing Sustainable Building Practices and investments. He is a Fellow of the Engineering Society of Detroit, where he is a member of the Construction and Design Committee.


Jim was a member of ASHRAE's 2008 Energy Position Committee, Vice-Chair of the Technical Committee (TC) on Industrial Air Conditioning, and is a corresponding member of ASHRAE TC 5.5, Air-to-Air Energy Recovery, and TC 7.3, Operation and Maintenance Management.  He is an ASHRAE-certified trainer for Energy Standard 90.1 and was one of 16 energy auditors throughout the U.S. chosen in 2010 to beta test ASHRAE’s Building Energy Quotient (bEQ) Program that measures, verifies and certifies energy used by commercial buildings. He was awarded ASHRAE’S Distinguished Service Award in 2012, and again in 2013.


Jim speaks about Green and Sustainable topics on radio and TV, and gives seminars world-wide to both technical and non-technical organizations on these and other topics related to the construction industry. He has received numerous awards and has been published in many magazines and technical journals. His latest book, co-authored with two attorneys, Current Critical Issues in Environmental Law: Green Buildings and Sustainable Development was published by Lexis Nexis in 2008.



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