BECC 2022 at a Glance

All times in U.S. Eastern Time.

Wednesday, November 9: Virtual Opening Day

11:30 AM Virtual Opening Reception
12:00 PM Opening Session: Motivation to Act Sustainably
1:15 PM Inequity in Income-Qualified Programs
2:15 PM Driving Vehicle Electrification to a More-Equitable Future
3:15 PM Tailoring Energy Programs to Diverse Populations
4:15 PM Adoption of Renewables in International Contexts
5:15 PM Closing Session: Local Energy Shark Tank! Exploring the Benefits, Barriers, and Enablers of Local Energy Climate Action
6:15 PM Wrap-Up and Adjourn

Sunday, November 13

1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Times vary, see detailed agenda

Pre-Conference Workshops
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM Opening Dessert Reception

Monday, November 14

8:30 AM – 10:00 AM Opening Keynote: Changing Collective Behavior to Fight Racism and Solve Climate Change
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM Opening Dessert Reception
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM Lightning: Energy Justice by Design

Utility Challenges of Grid Electrifications

New Developments in Evaluation

City-Level Policies to Incentivize Green Travel Choices

10:30 AM – 12:00 PM Lightning: Energy Justice by Design

Utility Challenges of Grid Electrifications

New Developments in Evaluation

City-Level Policies to Incentivize Green Travel Choices

1:30 PM – 3:00 PM Lightning: Charging the Way to the EV Future

HERS 2.0+

Ambitious Home Upgrades: Why and How We Do It

Behavior-Informed Policy: From Local to National

Utility Insights on Equitably Engaging Energy Users

3:30 PM – 5:00 PM Bundling Renewables and Electrification with Building Upgrades

Race and Invisible Taxes

Next-Gen Engagement Strategies

The Psychology of Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation

Solutions Session

5:15 PM – 6:45 PM Poster Reception

Tuesday, November 15 

8:30 AM – 10:00 AM Plenary Session: IRA: Participant-Centered Program Design with Federal Funds

 

10:30 AM – 12:00 PM Lightning: Social Science Insights

Climate Urbanism and Just Transitions

Customers as the Gateway to Decarbonization

Home Energy Score / Assessments

Panel: Equitably Implementing Initiatives in Hard-to-Reach Communities

1:30 PM – 3:00 PM Lightning: Municipalities, Universities, Schools, and Hospitals (MUSH)

Systems Approach to Valuing Equity in Organizations and Communities

Electric Vehicle Adoption

Local Control of Energy

Behavioral Strategies in Virtual Technical Training Programs

3:30 PM – 5:00 PM The Community Solar Pathway to Success: Strategies for Driving Equitable Distribution and Meaningful Benefits

Energy Insecurity

Social Science of Changing Behavior in Building

Tying It All Together: Organizations, Occupants, and Operators

Solutions Session: City of Minneapolis–Switching from Gas to Induction Ranges

5:15 PM – 6:15 PM BECC Film Festival

Wednesday, November 16

8:30 AM – 10:00 AM Achieving Higher Demand Response Savings

Behavioral Insights for Efficient Energy Services

Overcoming Barriers to EV Adoption

Values and Affect in Climate and Energy Programs

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of Carbon Policy

10:30 AM – 12:00 PM Closing Keynote: New Methods toward Achieving Energy Justice

 


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