IES Lunch-N-Learn Webinar Series

HVAC Loads Sizing

The IES Lunch-N-Learn series gives you the opportunity to learn new skills and maximize the capability of our VE technology, from the comfort of your own desk.

  • These low cost sessions will cover a different topic each month
  • You will get access to a recorded version of every session you attend
  • Each session will be led by one of our VE experts
  • Live participants can interact with our presenters

Your Instructor: Liam Buckley

August's topic will be lead by Liam Buckley. Liam is the Vice-President of IES West Coast Division of North America and manages the software, training and consulting for IES in that region. Liam has a Bachelors Degree in Building Services Engineering from Dublin Institute of Technology and Masters Degree in Sustainable Energy from Brunel University in London. Liam is a Chartered Engineer and is an ASHRAE certified Building Energy Modeling Professional (BEMP). 


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12:00PM - 1:00PM PT (3:00PM - 4:00PM ET) 

This month’s Lunch N Learn is for a beginner/intermediate IESVE user and will use various IESVE tools in the process of HVAC loads sizing using the ASHRAE Heat Balance Method. Example model(s) and supplementary content will be provided: 

  • Forgotten Envelope Characteristics • Thermal Mass • Longwave and Shortwave SHGC 
  • Internal Gains, Schedules and Diversity 
  • Minimum Ventilation Requirements 
  • HVAC System Selection and Setup 
  • Room/Zone Sizing  
  • HVAC Sizing and Energy Simulation Integration  
  • Introduction to the HVAC Sizing Process 
  • Design Day Weather Data 
  • Zoning for HVAC System Sizing 
  • Solar Shading  
  • Reports and Results Analysis
  • System/Plant Sizing  

During the live broadcast webinar of this training session, attendees will be able to ask questions and interact with the instructor. 

Note: This training course is introductory, and intended for users already somewhat familiar with the ModelIT.




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